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by SarahND
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let’s Go Shopping!
Replies: 3
Views: 44

Re: Let’s Go Shopping!

:shock: That certainly was too much shopping to be true! And only half the cheque so far!! Doesn't fit the stereotype of a penny pinching Scot, does it? :lol:

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scottish Graveyard Scandals
Replies: 19
Views: 241

Re: Scottish Graveyard Scandals

Ingenious!! =D>

[raise-glass]

Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scottish Graveyard Scandals
Replies: 19
Views: 241

Re: Scottish Graveyard Scandals

If even Anne is worried about nightmares... think of the rest of us! :shock: :lol:

:wink:
Sarah
by SarahND
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Name Change
Replies: 10
Views: 161

Re: Name Change

Hold the phone :!: Ancestry have just updated my DNA test results and now I have gone from being 48% Scottish to 92% Scottish :o :o My results have also made a big leap in percent Scottish. Here is how they are explaining it: https://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2020/09/11/why-your-latest-results-co...
by SarahND
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scottish Graveyard Scandals
Replies: 19
Views: 241

Re: Scottish Graveyard Scandals

Interesting! The ground under Leith appears to be well packed with burials from the past centuries. I wish we knew more about the people -- for example, who is the couple with the urn, looking towards the east and northeast? Fascinating.

Cheers,
Sarah
by SarahND
Fri Sep 11, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scottish Graveyard Scandals
Replies: 19
Views: 241

Re: Scottish Graveyard Scandals

Thanks, Andrew... That skeleton in the photos has amazingly good teeth! Should tell us something about their diet back then. I wonder if they will be trying to extract DNA to find out who they might have been.

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scottish Graveyard Scandals
Replies: 19
Views: 241

Re: Scottish Graveyard Scandals

:shock: What a story, Alan. I suppose those stones make a great and easy wall, given that they're already flat and squared off, but... That said, my great grandmother also died of typhoid fever in 1873 and the cemetery is also gone and built over. No idea what happened to the bodies and the stones, ...
by SarahND
Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Frasers of Rescivet around chapel of garioch
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Re: Frasers of Rescivet around chapel of garioch

Hello Jessi and a warm [TS_welcome]

Melc has not signed into the forum since June of 2017 :( but with some luck and the same email address as before, a notification of your post might be received. Fingers crossed!

Best wishes,

Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Breach of the Registration Act.
Replies: 30
Views: 374

Re: Breach of the Registration Act.

Just deleted it for you Meg :D

[scotland-flag]

Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Breach of the Registration Act.
Replies: 30
Views: 374

Re: Breach of the Registration Act.

Anne! How ghoulish you are! :lol:

[cheers]

Sarah