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by MaryB
Mon Apr 23, 2007 9:53 pm
Forum: OPRs and others
Topic: non-OPR church records Ayrshire.....
Replies: 6
Views: 468

I'm a non member of the LSD, and they have had my info and tree for years. I actually made contatct with another branch of the family through the LSD (IGI site)
by MaryB
Mon Apr 02, 2007 9:24 pm
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Oany Greenockian
Replies: 5
Views: 495

http://www.wherries.co.uk/circle.htm

sorry just did another search, and it seems it is no longer avaliable to buy
by MaryB
Mon Apr 02, 2007 9:22 pm
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Oany Greenockian
Replies: 5
Views: 495

http://www.wherries.co.uk/

try contacting the Wherries band above. They have it on CD, I ordered it from their website, and a few days later one of the guys from the band hanf delivered it to my door. Sadly I send the CD to the USA without making a copy :(
by MaryB
Thu Feb 08, 2007 10:02 pm
Forum: OPRs and others
Topic: OPR disappointment
Replies: 16
Views: 719

IanS - the OPRs are being transcribed at present :D but it will take a while. I started in June, with the year 1820 and only up to the year 1839 , for bapts, and that is for Contin. Currently there are only 5 people transcribing for the Ross & Cromarty area. I have bapts, marriages and some deaths. ...
by MaryB
Tue Sep 05, 2006 9:36 am
Forum: Seafaring
Topic: Identity not known, can you help?
Replies: 12
Views: 1776

Maud I got a marriage and 2 bapts certificates from the site below. All for free. Medway got a grant from the lottory funds and put all their info on the site.

http://cityark.medway.gov.uk/query/resu ... Ancestors/
by MaryB
Tue Jul 18, 2006 8:29 am
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: Skein Dubh - Legal or not? .....
Replies: 16
Views: 1874

Davie - fake as in plastic :lol: . The hire shop changed them to the real ones, for the party here in Greenock once we got back from Florida
by MaryB
Mon Jul 17, 2006 5:40 pm
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: Skein Dubh - Legal or not? .....
Replies: 16
Views: 1874

I know when my daughter got married in Florida, all the guys went out with their kilts - the hire shop gave them fake Skein Dubh
by MaryB
Sun Jul 16, 2006 10:59 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Have I found my gt gt gt grandparents marriage .....
Replies: 3
Views: 525

Here's the link that helped me - if anyone has ancestors in Kent

http://cityark.medway.gov.uk/query/resu ... Ancestors/
by MaryB
Sun Jul 16, 2006 10:57 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Have I found my gt gt gt grandparents marriage .....
Replies: 3
Views: 525

Hi Andy :D - no that was her (Emma) hubby william pearce. I have managed to locate the marriage cert (OPRs) and it didn't cost me a penny :D some site named Medway, that lets you see the original records - so really happy about that - some genealogy wanted to charge me £20 for the same printout Weir...
by MaryB
Sun Jul 16, 2006 9:13 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Have I found my gt gt gt grandparents marriage .....
Replies: 3
Views: 525

Have I found my gt gt gt grandparents marriage .....

Finally after 8 years! :D My gt gt grandmother was married Kent - so no mothers name on marriage cert, and a rough idea of when she was born. Father listed as John Gage. I do have her death cert for Greenock, and her mother is listed as Jane Kitchencom - father listed as John Gage. I have done a sea...