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by kenspeckle
Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Districts
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Districts

it became part of Glasgow in 1905
http://www.acumfaegovan.com/burgh/annexation.php
by kenspeckle
Sun Jun 09, 2013 12:29 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Free Ancestry UK this weekend
Replies: 1
Views: 386

Free Ancestry UK this weekend

http://www.ancestry.com.au/queensbirthday

bit late in finding and posting but its free this long weekend .... enjoy
by kenspeckle
Sun Jun 09, 2013 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?
Replies: 18
Views: 942

Re: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?

free ancestry this weekend

http://www.ancestry.com.au/queensbirthday
by kenspeckle
Sun Jun 09, 2013 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?
Replies: 18
Views: 942

Re: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?

just looking at her notes Hubby Adam died Feb 1933 in Suffolk and she left for Aust later that year in Dec with Daughter son George Enrnest McVie was a Surgeon and lived in Baildon Bradford area he died in 1941 was married to a Hilda Atkinson Siddall at Wharfdalle Yorkshire the other son John Greig ...
by kenspeckle
Sun Jun 09, 2013 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?
Replies: 18
Views: 942

Re: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?

Annie signed the census in 1911 and the A looks exactly the same no front arm also looks as if she filled in the whole thing I reckon we are on the money [cheers] can you pm me and I can send you by email the census doc they lived at NETHER HALL hubby Adam was a doctor the enumerator also has simila...
by kenspeckle
Sat Jun 08, 2013 9:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?
Replies: 18
Views: 942

Re: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?

Hi The name caught my attention ... I have a cousin Annie Howell Greig b 1860 in Edinburgh 1881 she was a governess she married Dr Adam MacVie in 1887 and moved to Baildon Yorkshire, She went to Australia in 1933 with her daughter Katherine who married Wilfred Cranswick in 1922 Penzance, Cornwall th...
by kenspeckle
Sat Nov 24, 2012 10:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Edinburgh Modern Wills help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: Edinburgh Modern Wills help needed

Hi Caroline It was in the newspaper that it said the will is now registered in the Books of Council and ­Session in Edinburgh I don't expect it to be an uncomplicated will, so maybe as you say it wont be avail yet if that is so then I know the next step I will write to his solicitor but prefer to av...
by kenspeckle
Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Edinburgh Modern Wills help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: Edinburgh Modern Wills help needed

Thanks Caroline I have emailed where I got My aunts will from in 2006 at least I got a record of reply of them getting the email :0) Sheriff Clerks Office in Edinburgh customerservices@ros.gov.uk other previous family wills prior to that I got from The National archives in Scotland and ones before t...
by kenspeckle
Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Edinburgh Modern Wills help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: Edinburgh Modern Wills help needed

Yes person has died June this year and all I know is that the will is registered in the books of Council and Session in Edinburgh
I am in Tasmania and I just need to know where to apply for a copy of a modern will in Edinburgh bit awkward when you don't live in Scotland :0(