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by trish1
Tue Jan 24, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: The Americas
Topic: Pioche, Nevada
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: Pioche, Nevada

Thanks Ina - that makes it easier to understand.

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by trish1
Mon Jan 23, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: The Americas
Topic: Pioche, Nevada
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: Pioche, Nevada

Thanks Sarah - the terminology is different to what we have. Our wide open spaces with little population are called shires (although many are being amalgamated into even larger areas, upsetting the residents). A shire could cover a very large area & the municipal govt headquarters can be hundreds of...
by trish1
Mon Jan 23, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: The Americas
Topic: Pioche, Nevada
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Pioche, Nevada

I have a photograph of a gg grandfather taken in Pioche, Nevada. Google tells me this is an "unincorporated community". What does this mean? What is an "Incorporated community"?

thanks

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by trish1
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 757

Re: Divorce records in AU

Hi Carol There is some name confusion for the children - as you mention. Some of their deaths are more recent so I won't put the details on here - but the last born died under the name Baxter, all the others under Cadenhead. Most married as Baxter & are on the electoral rolls as Baxter. Margaret fir...
by trish1
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 757

Re: Divorce records in AU

And a marriage for William
1907 B5176 William Cadenhead ** k/a Baxter Elsie Maud Willis

And elizabeth 1911 C2236 James Robertson Elizabeth Cadenhead Baxter

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by trish1
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 757

Re: Divorce records in AU

Sorry my post is somewhat all over - I keep getting thrown out with the error Andrew explained!
by trish1
Tue Jan 17, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 757

Re: Divorce records in AU

Hi Carol Here is a direct link to the Qld bdms https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/queryEntry.m?type=births A "C" on the code indicates country (ouside of central Brisbane). "B" indicates Brisbane The note on the ancestry record was added by an ancestry user - IF she had married as a widow the in...
by trish1
Tue Jan 17, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 757

Re: Divorce records in AU

Hi Carol Divorce in Australia was a state issue until 1976, so records are held by the State Supreme Court Offices and/or the Queensland State Archives until 1975. Maryborough is probably part of the Southern Division (Ipswich certainly is) so hopefully the records are at the state archives. A marri...
by trish1
Tue Dec 20, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parents or Grandparents (McCann/Mcsevney)
Replies: 15
Views: 461

Re: Parents or Grandparents (McCann)

PDF files of civil Irish marriage certificates are available here https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/civil-search.jsp Probably because I can't spell I didn't find it under Matthew - but did find it under Isabella McCann & it's not super easy to read but I think her father is given ...
by trish1
Fri Dec 16, 2016 11:29 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: William Innes of Gamrie (18th C.)
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: William Innes of Gamrie (18th C.)

Family search https://familysearch.org/search has 3 children born to William and Helen, all baptised in Gamrie, Banff Helen born 20 Nov 1769, Peter born 16 Frv 1771 and Margaret born 4 dec 1774 You will also find these records on ScotlandsPeople.gov.uk - although at the minute I can't see the option...