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by nelmit
Mon Mar 07, 2005 1:16 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Given Names.....
Replies: 10
Views: 1550

Re: Question Involving Scottish Naming Patterns

DavidWW wrote: And then there were the occasions when the birth was particularly difficult and the doctor's or midwife's name was used.

Davie
Where my dad got his name - from the doctor, not the midwife!

Annette M
by nelmit
Mon Mar 07, 2005 1:06 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Hay/Hannah.....
Replies: 7
Views: 1134

Re: Hay/Hannah

Hi Annette, Thanks for your reply. I'll have to keep a very open mind with all this. If i am on the right track with Jane being the daughter of Alexander and Marion, there is a submitted entry on the IGI that claims Jean b1834 died on 18 Feb 1861. The other bit of info that led me to believe Jane w...
by nelmit
Mon Mar 07, 2005 12:08 am
Forum: Census
Topic: Suprising family .....
Replies: 31
Views: 4768

Sorry Mesklin,I tried twice to load my Tif but it took for ever.I finally decided to run some scans on the computer to see what was slowing things up as i hadn't had any prob doing last week.When I tried again it worked like a charm.Problem was the first time I saved on my comp as a jpg and realize...
by nelmit
Sun Mar 06, 2005 1:24 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Hay/Hannah.....
Replies: 7
Views: 1134

Hello Karen, I don't know how this might help but there is a Jean HAY on the 1881 census. Could this be the one you found in 1851? I don't have any time left on SP at the moment but it might be worth a look for this woman's death entry even to rule her out. Dwelling: Rhonehouse Census Place: Kelton,...
by nelmit
Sun Mar 06, 2005 1:02 am
Forum: Census
Topic: Suprising family .....
Replies: 31
Views: 4768

1881

hi Heather,

I assume you have seen Agnes age 60 and John age 35 living in 5 and 3 Barclay Street respectively on the 1881 census.

Annette m
by nelmit
Sat Mar 05, 2005 8:24 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: Suprising family .....
Replies: 31
Views: 4768

1861 census

Hi Heather,

What was the address on William's birth entry on 17th April?

It will be a whole lot easier for someone to look at the census if they have an address.

Regards,
Annette M
by nelmit
Fri Mar 04, 2005 12:09 am
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: "The Addicted Genealogist".....
Replies: 14
Views: 2731

I don't know whether to feel ashamed or relieved at scoring 15!

Annette M
by nelmit
Tue Mar 01, 2005 9:12 pm
Forum: Working Life
Topic: Help with Deciphering please.....
Replies: 4
Views: 1270

My best guesses are: Catherine McClure, Cotton Yarn Winder and George Stephen, Butler, deceased All the best, Andrew Paterson Hi, Definitely agree with Andrew on Catherine but I haven't a clue about George. Sylvia, if you send a contact form to SP (I assume the entries are downloaded from there) th...
by nelmit
Mon Feb 28, 2005 12:18 am
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Rumour Control.....
Replies: 53
Views: 7357

hot or cold

It's a thing that people wanted And we've had just one before Well, we missed the one on Tuesday Would you weight for one day more. C'mon you lot. No Hercules Parrot fans out there? Do we have to keep handing out the clues? Every clue adds up to the answer. M A thing that people wanted - A party We...
by nelmit
Sun Feb 27, 2005 9:39 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Waters/Kennedy.....
Replies: 7
Views: 1685

Re: Waters/Kennedy

Hi Everybody I am looking for the parents of John Waters and his wife Margaret Kennedy. It is believed that they married 4 June 1847 I got this info from the LDS I have looked scotlandspeople and cannot find them. They married in Middle Greenock Renfrewshire Glasgow but they lived in Edinburgh and ...