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by SarahND
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fancy a Challenge?
Replies: 31
Views: 1816

Re: Fancy a Challenge?

Happy 15th Birthday, Talking Scot!!! [birthday] [talkingscot]

I'm bumping this post that Alan "Currie" mentioned the other day, so others can read it over and appreciate!

Regards,
Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marriage Dates Discrepancies
Replies: 17
Views: 310

Re: Marriage Dates Discrepancies

I don't have any more credits at Scotlands People to check, but I'm voting for wee Isabella. If she was born soon after or before the marriage, that would explain the date shift.

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marriage Dates Discrepancies
Replies: 17
Views: 310

Re: Marriage Dates Discrepancies

Then, unless there is a birth you don't know about, my first theory doesn't hold up. What is the date of the 1897 marriage? Is the day and month of the reported 1896 marriage the same as the actual 1897 marriage record?

Regards,
Sarah
by SarahND
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marriage Dates Discrepancies
Replies: 17
Views: 310

Re: Marriage Dates Discrepancies

Hello ScotiaLass and a warm [TS_welcome] I have a few ideas, but perhaps others will have more. When was their first child born? Sometimes, if the child was born too soon after the marriage... then the couple would claim they were married earlier. Or, if they married at the end of the year and it wa...
by SarahND
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FMP free access
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: FMP free access

Currie wrote:
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:09 am
That’s if I can remember what they are.
My problem also!! :lol: Should have made a list of things to check...
by SarahND
Mon Nov 04, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Troublesome Priest Transferred.
Replies: 14
Views: 830

Re: A Troublesome Priest Transferred.

Sounds like they had a rollicking good time at the meeting of the Greenock Parochial Board :roll: He arrived, as he said in one of his letters, on the ship John R Skiddy from Liverpool, on 25 June 1845. He is on the first page of the manifest, as “Rev. Jno Scalan.” He says he is age 27 (can he be th...
by SarahND
Sat Nov 02, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Troublesome Priest Transferred.
Replies: 14
Views: 830

Re: A Troublesome Priest Transferred.

What a cad and bounder!
by SarahND
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Troublesome Priest Transferred.
Replies: 14
Views: 830

Re: A Troublesome Priest Transferred.

As am I 8) What a tale!

Cheers,
Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Oct 23, 2019 4:02 am
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: Alvie parish in Badenoch
Replies: 10
Views: 1873

Re: Alvie parish in Badenoch

Hello Donna and a warm [TS_welcome]

Spacot has not signed in on the site since April of 2017. If s/he still has the same email address, however, s/he may get an email about your post. Fingers crossed! [cheers]

Sarah
by SarahND
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Market Research
Topic: Where did you hear of TalkingScot? (2013)
Replies: 29
Views: 9802

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

Hello starmora and [TS_welcome]

So glad you found us and I'm pleased to see you have already found a relative!

Best wishes,

Sarah