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by SarahND
Mon Jan 07, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 223

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: 1
Views: 44

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: 223

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...
by SarahND
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Market Research
Topic: Where did you hear of TalkingScot? (2013)
Replies: 21
Views: 8371

Re: Where did you hear of TalkingScot? (2013)

Welcome to the world of the visible members! :lol:

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Tue Dec 11, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: KING ROBERT THE BRUCE A "FEUDAL BULLY."
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: KING ROBERT THE BRUCE A "FEUDAL BULLY."

Currie wrote:
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:29 am
I'll post a number of responses to this article if anyone is interested.
Fascinating, Alan. Please do!
by SarahND
Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Robert Bruce b. 1648 Lonmay
Replies: 6
Views: 309

Re: Robert Bruce b. 1648 Lonmay

Hello Sylvia and a warm [TS_welcome]

Daryl is still active on the forum, so there is a good chance you can connect! \:D/

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Marriage of foreign national couple in Scotland
Replies: 13
Views: 430

Re: Marriage of foreign national couple in Scotland

Brilliant searching, Wilma! =D> [cheers]
by SarahND
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Fowles (Fowlis or Foules) family Perthshire
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Re: Fowles (Fowlis or Foules) family Perthshire

Hello Nick and a warm [TS_welcome] I see the baptisms on ScotlandsPeople.gov.uk, but not the marriage. It looks as though the mother's name was not included on the baptismal register in Fowlis Wester at the time of Christian's baptism, so the marriage record is crucial, unless Joseph and his wife ha...
by SarahND
Sat Sep 29, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ancestry dna
Replies: 10
Views: 455

Re: Ancestry dna

Hi Trish, I have several matches who live in Ireland and the families appear to have been there for a number of generations at least - I just can't figure out how we connect! But that is most likely because my closest probable Irish connection is a GGG grandmother with an unknown surname :( Best wis...
by SarahND
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Terrim
Replies: 5
Views: 303

Re: Terrim

Hello RobbyB and [TS_welcome] The original poster has not been on the forum since April 2010, but I'm sure your information will be valuable for the next person searching those names! Thanks for your contribution and best of luck researching this family - it sounds like you have been working on an i...