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by trish1
Sun Apr 22, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: The Americas
Topic: War Widow went to Canada
Replies: 8
Views: 717

War Widow went to Canada

I've a war widow who went to Canada in 1924 to stay with her sister in Toronto. Any information on where I should be looking to find out if she remarried, where she lived when she died would be appreciated. Her married name was Martha Maud Hassett neé Henderson. I have all the family details from En...
by trish1
Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: 1911 - Windows
Replies: 6
Views: 709

Re: 1911 - Windows

I now live in one of those Frances. 2 bathrooms with fans and, as I call it, a hole in the wall laundry also with a fan. At least we still have windows in the bedrooms and living area!
by trish1
Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Looking for family in 1901 and/or Marriage Record
Replies: 4
Views: 721

Re: Looking for family in 1901 and/or Marriage Record

Thanks so much everyone. I had looked in the Scotland Census as well & I thought I had looked in the Irishgenealogy site - obviously not very well The help is much appreciated. They must have travelled back/forward to Ireland over the years. I'll check the births/deaths on SP - I didn't realise cert...
by trish1
Tue Feb 06, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Looking for family in 1901 and/or Marriage Record
Replies: 4
Views: 721

Looking for family in 1901 and/or Marriage Record

I have this family in the 1911 Scottish Census 1911 Census of Scotland Glasgow 22 Alexander Row Joseph Kearney head 32 mar labourer blast furnace born Ireland Catherine do wife 33 Mar 11yrs, 9 children, 4 living born Ireland James do son 9 school born Ireland Joseph do son 6 school born Ireland Patr...
by trish1
Tue Feb 06, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Census
Topic: 1911 - Windows
Replies: 6
Views: 709

Re: 1911 - Windows

Thanks Alan - your search skills are legendary on TS. My family were living in a house where 2 rooms had windows. I find it interesting that apartment buildings are being built today where some of the rooms do not have windows. Back when I was involved with building or buying a house - every room ha...
by trish1
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Census
Topic: 1911 - Windows
Replies: 6
Views: 709

Re: 1911 - Windows

Thanks Ross - I thought the window tax was gone by then - which was mentioned in your link

Trish
by trish1
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scotlands People Facebook Posts
Replies: 3
Views: 469

Re: Scotlands People Facebook Posts

I've been 'following' Scotlands People on Facebook, their frequent posts are getting very interesting. Today was a snippet about the prevalence of Douglas Haig as babies' names during WWI, I've just found your thread & earlier today (Oz time) I was helping a friend with her family history & we foun...
by trish1
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Census
Topic: 1911 - Windows
Replies: 6
Views: 709

1911 - Windows

Was there a specific reason for asking/recording number of "Rooms with one or more windows" in the 1911 Census

thanks

Trish
by trish1
Tue Dec 26, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Armed Forces
Topic: Help identifying miltary dress in photograph
Replies: 2
Views: 581

Re: Help identifying miltary dress in photograph

Sadly I have no idea about anything you have asked - but what a fabulous photograph. Do hope you find out who it is and where he served. Trish Edit: This website has hundreds of examples - could take some time to get through them all! http://www.scottishmilitaryresearch.org.uk/introduction Drop down...
by trish1
Fri Nov 24, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TalkingScot maintenance
Replies: 3
Views: 587

Re: TalkingScot maintenance

Thanks Andrew