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by Susie Q
Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: registering a babys death ?
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Re: registering a babys death ?

I think Wilma's suggestion is likely, as Mum died so soon after the birth. There were six other children in the family, and Dad didn't re-marry until 1916, so it's likely that a family member took the infant in.
Thank you.
by Susie Q
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: registering a babys death ?
Replies: 3
Views: 286

registering a babys death ?

Hello all, I have a child born on 23rd June, 1912 who I believe died quite soon afterwards, but I can find no record of her death. Was it necessary to register the death of an infant less than a year old ? Her mother died on the 14th July, 1912, COD given as placenta praevia, surely this was a long ...
by Susie Q
Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Query regarding marriage registration
Replies: 5
Views: 576

Re: Query regarding marriage registration

Thank you Alan.
by Susie Q
Tue Mar 20, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Query regarding marriage registration
Replies: 5
Views: 576

Re: Query regarding marriage registration

Thank you Alan, that was very informative. I think the reason for the "irregular"marriage may have been that the bride was "with child", and the parents did not approve. the couple did however register it prior to the husband going off to war in 1914. He didn't return, I wonder if she would have rec...
by Susie Q
Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Query regarding marriage registration
Replies: 5
Views: 576

Query regarding marriage registration

Hello All, I have a marriage cert dated 18th March, 1911. They were married "by declaration" before witnesses, in Edinburgh, there is a stamp " Warrant of Sherrif- Substitute", dated 18th March, 1911. What I find puzzling is that the marriage wasn't registered until nearly a year later on 3rd Feb., ...
by Susie Q
Mon Apr 09, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Need help finding Bernard Sannachan.....
Replies: 15
Views: 1299

Re: Need help finding Bernard Sannachan.....

Thanks for that, there's some fascinating stuff there. I could search for hours ! I think I've found an ancestor who was convicted of "culpable homicide". He was tried at Perth in 1872.
Cheers
Cath :D
by Susie Q
Mon Nov 07, 2011 9:52 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Found where Webster Fleming died !!.....
Replies: 6
Views: 474

Re: Found where Webster Fleming died !!.....

Hi Russell, Since I started looking into my family history, I've had an enormous amount of help from some truly generous people. Some not so generous, have ripped me off, and claimed my research as their own. Least said, etc............ On the whole, genealogists are only too willing to help. The TS...
by Susie Q
Sun Nov 06, 2011 7:44 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Found where Webster Fleming died !!.....
Replies: 6
Views: 474

Re: Found where Webster Fleming died !!.....

Hello Brenda,
I'd love to hear more about Webster's life after he left Scotland. I've PM'd my e-mail address to you. Looking forward to swapping info.
Cath aka Susie :D :D :D
by Susie Q
Wed Oct 05, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: OPR entry, puzzled.
Replies: 8
Views: 632

Re: OPR entry, puzzled.

Thank you, Deano. I appreciate you taking time to help. =D>
Regards
Cath x
by Susie Q
Wed Oct 05, 2011 9:58 am
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: OPR entry, puzzled.
Replies: 8
Views: 632

Re: OPR entry, puzzled.

Thank you, both for the information. That should prove very useful in my search :)
Cath