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by Currie
Sun Aug 05, 2007 6:30 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: McLean Research
Replies: 4
Views: 423

You probably know all about this site but just in case try

http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi? ... 1&id=I3573

Alan
by Currie
Sun Aug 05, 2007 5:46 am
Forum: Australia and New Zealand
Topic: Australian Convict Records Online
Replies: 48
Views: 1732

If you search for John Wish* on NSW Deaths you'll find 284/1868, WISHHART JOHN, AGE ABOUT 50 YEARS, DIED SYDNEY, SYDNEY There's also a marriage V1851478 37B/1851, WISHART JOHN J W, CAMERON AGNES, MJ (MJ = Church of England - Canbury (Almost certainly Canberra), Lake George, Queanbeyan) There's a ref...
by Currie
Sun Aug 05, 2007 4:24 am
Forum: Working Life
Topic: Can some-one please translate ?
Replies: 50
Views: 1706

That sort of expenditure sends cold shivvers up my spine. (although it could have something to do with the weather) From a statistical point of view it would be interesting to hear of what others are spending on ScotlandsPeople and what percentage of that expenditure is on 'wrong' certificate or cen...
by Currie
Sun Jul 08, 2007 12:53 am
Forum: Australia and New Zealand
Topic: Australia and New Zealand Research Resources
Replies: 6
Views: 1881

Is there something wrong with the link or is it just me? It's taking me to either a login page or the Americas page (and that's a nice piece of work.)
by Currie
Mon Jun 25, 2007 4:11 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Do I have a "postal martyr" in my tree?
Replies: 6
Views: 767

Hello Ladybird There are other photos of the Postie Stone and of George’s gravestone at http://homepages.enterprise.net/iainlogan/stanbrook/photos/35.jpg and http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk/scotgaz/features/moregpix17067.html They are very low resolution but the gravestone one is almost readable and the ins...
by Currie
Sun Jun 24, 2007 5:20 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: Cleaning gravestones
Replies: 19
Views: 855

In case it isn't mentioned elsewhere - If you take along a mirror or large piece of white cardboard you can use it to reflect the sunlight across the face of the stone leaving the depressed inscribed areas in shadow and hopefully readable. Even a strong flashlight if there is no sun. Sometimes it is...
by Currie
Sun Jun 24, 2007 4:40 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: QLD BDM Index on Line .....
Replies: 15
Views: 982

I'm sure this one has been mentioned before, but just in case - Western Australia Births Deaths and Marriages. A work in progress - they add a couple of years every so often. Parents names are missing from the more recent ones. (B&D to 1931, M to 1907.) http://www.justice.wa.gov.au/_apps/pioneersind...
by Currie
Sun Jun 24, 2007 3:50 pm
Forum: Computer and Software Shop
Topic: Gremlins?
Replies: 16
Views: 555

AndrewP beat me to the button but his is the better answer.
by Currie
Sun Jun 24, 2007 3:45 pm
Forum: Computer and Software Shop
Topic: Gremlins?
Replies: 16
Views: 555

No idea really - but you could check that your computer is showing the correct time and date. (i.e. bottom right hand corner - Windows XP etc.) or maybe something has changed in the time zone/date format area at the bottom of your profile page. Don't panic but you could run a Virus and Spyware scan ...
by Currie
Sun Jun 24, 2007 5:56 am
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: new 3-day free Ancestry.com access offer
Replies: 31
Views: 1533

What do you mean Ninatoo? Did you get to the page headed "Access the content you just clicked on and much more — FREE for three days."? On that page did you click on "Already have an account? Click Here to get 3 days free."? Did you then get the page headed "Customer Login"? When you logged in using...