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by pinkshoes
Thu Dec 21, 2006 9:31 pm
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: Genes Reunited
Replies: 16
Views: 897

Naw naw, yer no' a numpty. There's nothing to view apart from the name of the person, date and place of birth. You don't know if they're anything to do with yours until you contact the other person. Problems with Hot Matches have been discussed elsewhere on TS, but let's say it leaves a lot to be de...
by pinkshoes
Thu Dec 21, 2006 12:28 am
Forum: Census
Topic: Piece by piece like a difficult jigsaw!
Replies: 6
Views: 629

Hi Rach - no good news so far I'm afraid. I've had a look on 1851 and even allowing for the vagaries of Ancestry I can't see anything that even resembles Michael and/or Rebecca. I've gone through page by page as far as possible but no joy. I've also had a look on 1881 for James - the girls are proba...
by pinkshoes
Wed Dec 20, 2006 6:12 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: Piece by piece like a difficult jigsaw!
Replies: 6
Views: 629

Hi Rach - why not post a few more clues, and maybe we can find them on Ancestry in 1851. What were the parents names - do you know the father's occupation? How old were the weans in 1861?

Best wishes
Pinkshoes
by pinkshoes
Mon Dec 18, 2006 7:37 pm
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Regional Meet Ups
Replies: 92
Views: 6020

Hello Davie The meeting is on Sunday 21 January - I'll pm details of time and place, but I'm afraid it's no' Betty's. Great idea, but have ye' seen it at the weekend :?: We widnae hear oorsels. Never mind, ye can spring fur the crisps'n'nuts'n'at in the pub. :lol: Hope you can join us - naw it's no'...
by pinkshoes
Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:32 am
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Regional Meet Ups
Replies: 92
Views: 6020

Great stuff Maggie :lol: Calling the Yorkies again - I have pm'd the newcomers with details of our plans, but they are still sitting in my outbox You'll either receive them several times, or not at all. :? Would save a fair bit of messing for me if I could have everyone's email address please. I hav...
by pinkshoes
Sun Dec 17, 2006 6:39 pm
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Regional Meet Ups
Replies: 92
Views: 6020

Hello Jenny - you have a pm :D

Best wishes
Pinkshoes
by pinkshoes
Sat Dec 16, 2006 9:26 pm
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Regional Meet Ups
Replies: 92
Views: 6020

To the Yorkies - I've pm'd you all. At least I hope I have - if you haven't got a message, please let me know. Now that sounds a bit like "if you don't receive this letter, please write and tell me" :lol:

Best wishes
Pinkshoes
by pinkshoes
Sat Dec 16, 2006 3:53 pm
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: An eagle Christmas shopping....................?
Replies: 14
Views: 779

Nothing to do with eagles or buzzards, but when we returned from holiday in the summer, I opened the back door to do some garden checking. There on the step of the conservatory was the most magnificent looking bird - bright turquoise, bits of red and a long black & white tail feather. Wow. Turned ou...
by pinkshoes
Wed Dec 13, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: SP Questions and Answers
Topic: Voucher announcement
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Voucher announcement

Sorry if I've been asleep as usual and missed this, but just noticed the announcement re launch of the voucher system on SP. I'm sure this will help a lot of people.

Best wishes
Pinkshoes
by pinkshoes
Mon Dec 11, 2006 7:52 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: OCR madness .....
Replies: 157
Views: 5967

Invergowrie? :?


Best wishes
Pinkshoes