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by Tracey
Wed Oct 09, 2013 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: unknown photos
Replies: 5
Views: 340

Re: unknown photos

I would echo Alans wise words. How long have you had them ? Long story but i had loads of photos and letters from my uncle. For the most part none of the photos had personal information written on them. I was able to identify photos of my gt grandfather, his sisters and niece from the letters along ...
by Tracey
Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Fort George or The Manse Ardersier.......... Chaplin ???....
Replies: 8
Views: 620

Re: Fort George or The Manse Ardersier.......... Chaplin ???

Hi Natalie I posted because i have letters written by your gt grandfather to my grandmother and he was such a kind gentleman to her. I know they are personal letters written / typed in his profesional hand but both my grandparents are no longer with us and I am happy to email you copies if you would...
by Tracey
Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1880s Watercolour - A H Greig? Where?
Replies: 18
Views: 902

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

Cant help really but have you tried contacting the Scottish National Gallery ? They would be a good place to start. When i had to find out about an artist that drew my gt grandmother Aberdeen Archives helped me but it was a slightly easier situation than yours. I have just seen that there is quite a...
by Tracey
Tue Jan 15, 2013 5:46 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: "Inmate"
Replies: 6
Views: 715

Re: "Inmate"

Also i think i have seen a resident of a Model Lodging House called an Inmate but i may be wrong - which has reminded me that the one my gt grandfather stayed in in Glasgow is now a hotel i want to visit :D
by Tracey
Mon Jan 14, 2013 11:49 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: "Inmate"
Replies: 6
Views: 715

Re: "Inmate"

Hello Muriel

I think the term *inmate* could also apply to someone in the Poorhouse. Maybe worth a look ?
by Tracey
Thu Oct 25, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quiet here lately?
Replies: 5
Views: 463

Re: Quiet here lately?

I virtually stopped searching after i bought a Macbook Pro and couldnt install Legacy on it !! Then last September my dad had a Stroke and died two months later and so its amost been a year taken up with one thing or another (Olympics and Paralympics included went to three events :D ) but no researc...
by Tracey
Thu Oct 25, 2012 6:31 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: 1911 Census England & Wales Free on FMP
Replies: 0
Views: 380

1911 Census England & Wales Free on FMP

http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/new ... ffer-oct12

Enjoy ! ( till the 18th November i think so quite a long time to mooch around :D )
by Tracey
Thu Oct 25, 2012 6:28 pm
Forum: England
Topic: 1911 Census England & Wales Free on FMP
Replies: 3
Views: 728

1911 Census England & Wales Free on FMP

http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/new ... ffer-oct12

Enjoy !

Will also post in Census forum.
by Tracey
Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily Mail - find my past
Replies: 5
Views: 475

Re: Daily Mail - find my past

I havnt bought the Mail or any paper since 9/11 and i cant remember how much it costs but i dont think this offer is that much of a bargain - they arent giving it away from my calculations (which are most likely wrong :D ). 10 codes means 40 credits on fmp (rrp £5) which means 10 newpapers at ? The ...