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Lancashire / Re: Thomas Green Ann Lund
« on: Friday 23 March 18 16:58 GMT (UK)  »

23 Mar 1797 St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, England baptism
Eliza GREEN, daur. of Thomas Green & Ann (formerly Lunn), his wife
living at Byrom street, Occupation a Tea dealer

Technical Help / Re: Very technical IT help requested
« on: Thursday 22 March 18 23:27 GMT (UK)  »
It maybe that the search you are performing is returning results which are unable to be displayed, as perhaps the search you are doing at home may include some results which are not available in the library edition. Some of the records on ancestry are not available to view at libraries, see link below...

It is worth giving ancestry a call on their free phone number to save yourself wasting your time if it is limited.

Norfolk / Re: Norwich French/Dutch Church look up?
« on: Thursday 22 March 18 03:21 GMT (UK)  »
Not sure if this is any help but there are marriage banns of a Samuel DABBRICKS to a Lucy BROOKES in the St John de Sepulchre Church, Norwich on the 1st, 8th and 15th June 1776.

Ok thank you, I haven't had a chance to look yet but a previous post had said Ann just left her mark.

Oh dear, it seems I have caused so much consternation with a simple request.

Annette - I am aware there is only one David Odell in that timeframe, but it was Ann's signature and not David's I wanted to see in this instance so will not actually help me but it was worth a try.

If it is actually a register copy that I had wanted, because of copyright I am not sure if I can copy to my computer images from Ancestry trees and that is why if there were original records online I would happily transfer it to my tree, I don't want to do anything wrong and I don't know the rules on this, they seem to vary from website to website and country to country.

avm228 - you are correct, original registers can contain so much more and in one instance when I found the original register it showed that my relative had signed with a E at the end of his name, which was not on the name on the official certificate I had purchased previously and I was able to find him from that. The registrar had entered his version of the name and not the way of the name my relative went by.
Also another time by comparing a signature of a witness to a marriage, I was able to identify a sister who I couldn't trace as she had married abroad previously, then remarried again! Once I had the first married name I could track her.

John - thanks for the location of the tree. Yes that's what I have found, so many trees have differing versions of even uncommon names that you cannot trust them.

Thank you for your help everyone.

I have an ancestry subscription but not my tree on there so I cannot attach the certificate but at least I can look at it. I don't usually look at trees as I prefer to research things myself that way I know it is as accurate as I can get it so didn't think to check that part!

Thank you John I can contact the Bedfordshire Archives but I do not have any spare money for certificates and copies (especially when I am not sure it is the correct line and need to see signatures so copies are no good) so that is why I need free online access sites.

Westmorland / Re: vis /Rudd of Stainmore,Westmorland
« on: Saturday 10 March 18 21:26 GMT (UK)  »
Thank you so much, this is so helpful and has solved many queries I had on my tree as I couldn't afford to purchase the certificates but needed maiden names to check I had the correct parents names and marriages.
Initially I couldn't work out why I couldn't get the site to work when I was logging in...then realised the last time I used the site I had an email address which I stopped using 5 years ago!  :-[

Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Secretary Hand unknown abbreviation
« on: Friday 09 March 18 04:36 GMT (UK)  »
The middle part looks like 'is in law dated' but my screen isn't showing it clearly.

Westmorland / Re: vis /Rudd of Stainmore,Westmorland
« on: Friday 09 March 18 04:24 GMT (UK)  »
That's the one I had found too, but I couldn't see the maiden name.
May I ask which site you used to find the mother's maiden name?

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