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by mallog
Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:22 pm
Forum: OPRs and others
Topic: Puzzled about OPR Death/Burial coverage
Replies: 8
Views: 464

Anne H wrote: I've had no joy with the OPR deaths myself...very sad. :(
Neither have I :( but funny enough I found one in the Statutory records that I had missed while I was logged on \:D/
by mallog
Mon Mar 23, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whose DNA do I have?
Replies: 20
Views: 544

Miss Poohs wrote:All I know is my son has all MY endearing qualities and all my husbands irritating ones :D.
I've found that's how it works too :lol: :lol:
by mallog
Sun Mar 22, 2009 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is this odd, or is it just me being cynical and suspicious?
Replies: 34
Views: 1101

I divided my family into several trees on Ancestry. I have only made one public. The one I know least about !! I do give others access to my trees but only if they are reciprocating with information. I also usually give only the year not the full date. If they are really interested they will ask mor...
by mallog
Wed Mar 11, 2009 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: trying to get a census for a certain street
Replies: 43
Views: 1323

Yes you know how families often lived near one another
by mallog
Tue Mar 10, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: trying to get a census for a certain street
Replies: 43
Views: 1323

nelmit wrote:
Go to 1871 census at Ancestry, put Lanarkshire in the county box, Parson in the street box and Stewart in the surname box. You should get 28 people.

Regards,
Annette
I wanted to do it without the name to try to overcome Ancestry's awful transcriptions :(
by mallog
Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Been barking up the wrong tree
Replies: 11
Views: 642

Aw thanks, that makes me feel a bit better :lol:
by mallog
Tue Mar 03, 2009 5:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Been barking up the wrong tree
Replies: 11
Views: 642

Anne H wrote: Maybe you'll get lucky and eventuallyfind that they are somehow connected afterall. Give it time (that's what I do! :roll: )

Regards,
Anne H
I had that thought in mind so I havn't deleted them but started a new version of the tree.
by mallog
Tue Mar 03, 2009 5:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Been barking up the wrong tree
Replies: 11
Views: 642

Been barking up the wrong tree

I don't know how I managed it but I have just found out that I must have literally wasted £100's of pounds over the years tracing the wrong family. I just happened to notice recently that I hadn't got a DC for my OH's great grandfather and when I got it I discovered I had connected him to the wrong ...
by mallog
Fri Feb 27, 2009 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New NRO up and running
Replies: 11
Views: 1001

This is really disappointing news. I too was planning a visit but I think I will give them some time to "correct" it :(
by mallog
Sat Dec 06, 2008 7:21 am
Forum: Census
Topic: Ancestry census
Replies: 6
Views: 413

Because of the many transcription errors on Ancestry, I would search with and without "exact" boxes checked depending on what I was looking for.