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

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: 469

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: 219

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...
by trish1
Fri Dec 16, 2016 11:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scotland's People
Replies: 9
Views: 715

Re: Scotland's People

Hi Lorna This is how I usually search the new site - Once you log on, underneath the general purpose search is a box that says Advanced people search Click on this link The next screen gives you the options for statutory registers (the default), church registers, census valuation and legal (wills et...
by trish1
Fri Dec 16, 2016 10:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scotland's People
Replies: 9
Views: 715

Re: Scotland's People

Hi Lorna: Not yet familiar with the new site, so can not help at the moment as I got this message The site scotlandspeople.com has been disabled. Please contact support. Hopefully they will be up and running soon and we can help. Frances Hi Frances - you may have an old link. The site address is sc...
by trish1
Tue Dec 13, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Intermittent access to Talkingscot
Replies: 6
Views: 322

Re: Intermittent access to Talkingscot

speleobat2 wrote:Was wondering what was going on. Got my Christmas cards done and in the mail while I was waiting for it to come back.

Carol :D
I did the same Carol - early card time for me :D
by trish1
Tue Nov 29, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: England
Topic: GRO Index
Replies: 2
Views: 680

Re: GRO Index

Hi Sarah - no worries - at the minute I'm more interested in the index than the certificates. If they created pdfs or images at the same cost as for Scotland I could be persuaded to get some certificates. It is good however, to be able to check the mother's name - I have many instances where complet...
by trish1
Tue Nov 29, 2016 8:14 am
Forum: England
Topic: GRO Index
Replies: 2
Views: 680

GRO Index

I seem to be very slow on picking up genealogy updates & have only just found out that England now have some of their indexes online. The birth indexes include mother's maiden name for the years prior to 1911, not previously available. Years ago GRO was going to digitise all their indexes and certif...
by trish1
Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:43 pm
Forum: SP Questions and Answers
Topic: Scotlands People
Replies: 42
Views: 4152

Re: Scotlands People

Thanks Andrew - I'll check out the issues being addressed and see if this gets a mention. I thought that was the case - but so easy to forget.
by trish1
Mon Nov 21, 2016 11:06 am
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Cannot find a death
Replies: 3
Views: 506

Re: Cannot find a death

Minor query Andrew

forget this one - I can't spell!

trish