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Europe / Re: Geneanet
« on: Thursday 15 November 18 15:04 GMT (UK)  »
It is free for the basic version. I think it is French, not German though.

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The Common Room / Re: 1878 - Uk Pension, WO117 - request help..
« on: Wednesday 14 November 18 19:54 GMT (UK)  »
I would think that 13 pence in 1878 would convert to about 5 or 6  today.

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Occupation Interests / Re: Annuitant
« on: Sunday 11 November 18 22:03 GMT (UK)  »
Not all recipients of relief from the parish where in the workhouse, many lived at home.

  http://www.pensionsarchive.org.uk/107/text/174/files/Poor%20Law.pdf

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Occupation Interests / Re: Annuitant
« on: Sunday 11 November 18 20:46 GMT (UK)  »
Friendly society's paid pensions to those who had joined and paid for themselves and their wives

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friendly_Societies_Act_1875

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Occupation Interests / Re: Annuitant
« on: Sunday 11 November 18 20:39 GMT (UK)  »
But where would she have been receiving an annual allowance from? I doubt she would have been in a position to be receiving it from money that she had invested as she was a single mother of 3.

Did you scroll down and read this;   "Often however, it was also used for institutionalized pensioners".

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Which port in 1624?
« on: Friday 09 November 18 22:09 GMT (UK)  »
So, a few less. 11040.
Not sure that this might be relevant; https://scholarworks.umass.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1785&context=adan

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Which port in 1624?
« on: Friday 09 November 18 21:36 GMT (UK)  »
92gross=13248. Is that small pipes, rather than small gross?

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