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by trish1
Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TalkingScot forum problems 03-March
Replies: 8
Views: 494

Re: TalkingScot forum problems 03-March

Thanks Andrew - appreciate all you do at TS

Trish
by trish1
Sat Feb 04, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: My great great grandfather Robert Watson
Replies: 20
Views: 905

Re: My great great grandfather Robert Watson

Saw Carol's post so looked at the US 1900 census. There were 3 Robert Watson's of the right age born in Scotland (well 3 that were transcribed correctly) The first was Robert S Watson from Utah. He arrived in the US in 1839 & the daughter he was living with was Elizabeth born in the US - so not your...
by trish1
Wed Jan 25, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: The Americas
Topic: Pioche, Nevada
Replies: 9
Views: 755

Re: Pioche, Nevada

I have been through there in temperatures over 110 degrees F (43 Celsius) and one memorable time in a blizzard in January... I recommend late spring for the best view of the country, while there is still a bit of green :) It can be a pretty harsh place - there were a lot of mining towns at one time...
by trish1
Tue Jan 24, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: The Americas
Topic: Pioche, Nevada
Replies: 9
Views: 755

Re: Pioche, Nevada

Thanks Ina - that makes it easier to understand.

Trish
by trish1
Mon Jan 23, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: The Americas
Topic: Pioche, Nevada
Replies: 9
Views: 755

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: 755

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

Trish
by trish1
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 786

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: 786

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

Trish
by trish1
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Divorce records in AU
Replies: 12
Views: 786

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: 786

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...