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    Thanks OC and Uncle John. I was wondering if they...

    Thanks OC and Uncle John. I was wondering if they travelled by a drafty coach, as the poor woan died shortly after reaching Lancashire.
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    I'd say the first is a different signature, the...

    I'd say the first is a different signature, the other 2 look to be in the same hand. Others may have another opinion though.
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    Mode of transport?

    I am wondering how my gr gr grandparents would have been transported from Dorset to Lancashire? They were part of the agricultural migration workforce in the early 1870's.
    What mode of transport...
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    I am the opposite, i couldn't stop reading it....

    I am the opposite, i couldn't stop reading it. Some stories are so sad, but very interesting all the same. I don't like the little comments the site owner puts underneath though. Not read the forum...
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    Thanks for suggesting this site.:) I also had a...

    Thanks for suggesting this site.:)
    I also had a peek.
    Interesting site, I think this is a great idea. If only we all could do the same with our ghost postcards it would be brilliant.
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    I quite agree, our local Registry office is due...

    I quite agree, our local Registry office is due to close and move earlier next year, not sure if it is staying within our city or not? But i am hoping that if i go soon i may then be able to get...
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    Thankyou for your prompt replies Chrissie and OC....

    Thankyou for your prompt replies Chrissie and OC.
    I am now wondering if i could pop into my local register office and order them there, How long do you have to wait if i ordered from the RO?
    But...
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    Thankyou JudithM, AntonyM, and Sylvia C. I found...

    Thankyou JudithM, AntonyM, and Sylvia C.
    I found both marriages on Lanc's BMD and on the Lancashire online Parish Clerk. One was a registre office marriage and the other in my local church.
    So it...
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    Marriage certificate not available?

    I have found one of my 2x Gr grandparents 2nd marriage entry for 1876 (potentially) on Lanc's BMD, disapointily it says it isn't available. Also his daughter's wedding certificate in 1878 isn't...
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    What a wonderful idea Val. Just imagine how...

    What a wonderful idea Val. Just imagine how thrilled anyone would be to have a postcard written by a relative from 1912/1915?
    My sister gave me a postcard that was written by my grandfather in 1914...
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    Aunties certificate stash!

    I was talking to my Dads youngest sister and told her of my family history search and how i had got loads of stuff off my Mum's side but very little from Dad's. My aunt said she had a parcel of...
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    Thankyou, I will remember that when there is next...

    Thankyou, I will remember that when there is next a bargain priced offer.
    Glad I didn't notice the lack of security padlock after I put in my card details though.
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    That's akin to kidnapping your tree and asking...

    That's akin to kidnapping your tree and asking for a ransom!
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    Thankyou to all who replied to my plea....

    Thankyou to all who replied to my plea.
    Apologies that I haven't been on here before now, I was called upon to look after my 2 lively toddler grandchildren and couldn't get on the web, and...
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    Thanks Chrissie. Just looked and couldn't find...

    Thanks Chrissie.
    Just looked and couldn't find a code anywhere?
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    Please, pretty please, can anyone tell me the...

    Please, pretty please, can anyone tell me the code to get the free month for £1 on FMP, which includes free access to 1939 registers from 16th Feb.

    I have accidently deleted the email.

    Cheers ...
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    Sorry , this will teach me to post before I get...

    Sorry , this will teach me to post before I get my brain in gear!
    I posted the wrong info for Abraham Gornall, son of Joseph Gornall, it is Joseph's parents I want to search for, his father is also...
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    What now, how do i go forward?

    How do i go forward or backward, so to speak?
    I am at a loss as how I can extend my family search on both sides?
    On one side, Stephen Atkinson, born in Kirkby Lonsdale, (info from 1881 census...
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    Gravestone disappeared?

    Late last year I discovered some graves with one of our family names in our local churchyard, one had a very unusual forename and I dismissed it as being related to me. But so much family history has...
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    Thankyou for your suggestion Margaret & John. I...

    Thankyou for your suggestion Margaret & John.
    I have since found a couple of inconsistencies, so have decided to go with just my own proven searches for now.
  21. What an amazing find Linda. I suppose the...

    What an amazing find Linda. I suppose the 'delicate medical problem' was nothing new and would have happened to many soldiers the world over, but I'd also hate to read the gory details of it though....
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    Thanks Julie & Edna. Food for thought. Twiglet

    Thanks Julie & Edna. Food for thought.

    Twiglet
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    Family tree dilemma. Help please?

    I have been given a family tree to copy done on the back of some wallpaper, 4ft in length and very small type! I should be very pleased, ( I am really) but I have found it impossible to scan or photo...
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    Interesting thread this. I can also remember...

    Interesting thread this.
    I can also remember reading Full aged spinster or Full aged groom after a relatives name.
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    Doh, I thought it said 12.00 midnight!!! No wonder I got charged.LOL
    Thanks for reminding me Caroline.
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