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by BC Mom
Wed Mar 30, 2011 10:57 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

Hi Annette, Thank you for trying, I am now in contact with a 4th cousin? and she just went to the Mitchell Library yesterday. She said the staff had helped her in her search but found nothing. I should delete this posting looking for orphans as the information coming in and what we've found this wee...
by BC Mom
Wed Mar 16, 2011 8:43 am
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

Thank you Annette, that's sweet of you to do. If a miracle happens and I find anything, I will let you know. And thank you Alan, everyone should definitely be aware that Windows is vulnerable, I do have security features for Windows that are automatically updated and full scans done daily and I try ...
by BC Mom
Mon Mar 14, 2011 5:01 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

Hi Lesley, I replied to this also but I don't see my reply? Maybe it's my computer that is the problem and not the site! What I replied to : "Not sure what you are referring to here; your membership to TS cannot be "disconnected" and there is no minimum time you must spend on TS to remain a member.....
by BC Mom
Tue Mar 08, 2011 9:12 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

No, it was that they disconnected me..not enough logged on time. I just received an e-mail that I am active again, guess I won't log out and see if that works.

Thanks,
MaryAnne
by BC Mom
Tue Mar 08, 2011 8:41 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

Annette, Thank you so much, I'm sorry with all the searching, I forgot this site does not send a post if there is a reply...have to remember to check it. I only have the one left to find, Duncan has been found...thank you everyone for your help. Catherine (Chirsty) Buchanan b. Feb. 1851 S. Uist livi...
by BC Mom
Fri Feb 25, 2011 12:10 am
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

Russell,

Thank you, that is definitely worth a try.

Regards,
MaryAnne
by BC Mom
Thu Feb 24, 2011 11:15 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Re: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

I have tried to link them with older siblings and back in South Uist possibly, but nothing pops for them.

I'm gathering the little ones went to the poor house or an orphanage.

Thank you,
MaryAnne
by BC Mom
Thu Feb 24, 2011 10:05 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Replies: 17
Views: 1317

Orphans in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland

Does anybody know what would have happened to orphaned children in 1864?
They lived in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland at that time of their parents death.

Thanks,
M
by BC Mom
Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:09 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Buchanan Catherine or Chirsty living in Govan till 1864?
Replies: 2
Views: 701

Buchanan Catherine or Chirsty living in Govan till 1864?

Catherine "Chirsty" Buchanan b.1851 I would really like to find the above child, if anyone has heard of her, would you please contact me...thank you. Other children of Angus & Catharine - that have been found and are verified. John Buchanan Donald Buchanan Mary Buchanan John Buchanan Isabella Buchan...
by BC Mom
Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:07 am
Forum: Africa
Topic: Buchanan search for a generation of children
Replies: 1
Views: 1007

Buchanan search for a generation of children

I'm hoping to find anyone that may have information regarding gggrandparent siblings. John Buchanan b. 1843, living in Bonhill, Alexandria in 1860's where he met and married Agnes Shearer in 1868. He had numerous siblings living in Goven for the 1861 census and then everyone of them disappeared. My ...