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by SarahND
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Armed Forces
Topic: James Jackson (1883-1944) Pipe Major
Replies: 7
Views: 1499

Re: James Jackson (1883-1944) Pipe Major

Hello Ron and [TS_welcome]

Although this is an old thread, Doddie is still a regular on the forum so you should get a reply soon!

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: Where is George Lindsay in 1891?
Replies: 14
Views: 3588

Re: Where is George Lindsay in 1891?

Hello Macphee10 and a warm [TS_welcome]

ficam was last active on the site in February of 2016, but let's hope a message was sent about the revival of the topic! Fingers crossed!

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Mon May 13, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Asia
Topic: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...
Replies: 4
Views: 143

Re: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...

tishgibbons wrote:
Sun May 12, 2019 6:29 pm
Thank you Sarah - you also helped me with the same family about 13 years ago!! Alan provided the reminder.
I had forgotten also! :oops: :lol:
by SarahND
Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Asia
Topic: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...
Replies: 4
Views: 143

Re: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...

Hello Tish, Findmypast have several databases involving the British in India: Births & Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths & Burials and Wills & Probate. That said though, I don't see much of obvious interest in the indexes (I don't have a subscription, so can't see the actual documents) except perhaps the ...
by SarahND
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pollock
Replies: 7
Views: 604

Re: Pollock

Hello Dan and a warm [TS_welcome]

The original poster hasn't signed into the forum since shortly after his last post, but with luck he will get an email message informing him of your post. Otherwise, you could try a private message.

Best wishes,

Sarah
by SarahND
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Help with Finding Davidsons and Gaulds ancestors
Replies: 17
Views: 3040

Re: Help with Finding Davidsons and Gaulds ancestors

Hello Janita and a warm [TS_welcome]

Jamie hasn't been on the forum for 3 years but may get an email that a new message has been posted in this topic - fingers crossed!

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Jan 23, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Seafaring
Topic: Robert Britton - Which Ship Did He Sail On ?
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Robert Britton - Which Ship Did He Sail On ?

Hi Daryl, The only Robert Britton I see who arrived as an adult around that time was one who arrived on 10 Aug 1843 in New York, age 30. The ship was the "Southerner" and sailed from Liverpool. Is this the right age for your ancestor? The database is New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Cas...
by SarahND
Mon Jan 07, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 269

Re: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?

Hi Alan, I suppose he managed to hide during his lifetime - or not - but we can certainly track him down over a century later! Pretty rotten of him to withdraw all the money before leaving and leave his wife and child destitute. One would hope he relented and sent them some from America, but I suspe...
by SarahND
Sun Jan 06, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Janet Morton
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Re: Janet Morton

Hello Lizra,

Do you have the marriage certificate? What names are given for her parents?

Best wishes,

Sarah
by SarahND
Sat Jan 05, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 269

Re: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?

Nice one, Annette! This is from his sworn statement at the Naturalization hearing: Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records District Court, Massachusettts > Petitions, V 176, 1892 “…Respectfully represents Alexander Douglas, residing at Main Street, Winthrop, occupation Farmer, was bo...