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Technical Help / ancestry problems yet again
« on: Friday 05 October 18 15:35 BST (UK)  »
I am having problems with Ancestry once again, all below if I click on them nothing is revealed, what am I doing wrong? looking for Ernest King born circa 1889

Census & Electoral Rolls


1939 England and Wales Register 92
1891 England Census 4
1911 England Census 3
1901 England Census 3

See all 102 results…

Birth, Marriage & Death


England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007 121
England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837-1915 59
England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 41
London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917 25
London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932 16

See all 355 results…



British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920 20
UK, Royal Air Force Airmen Records, 1918-1940 4
British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920 3
UK, Commonwealth War Graves, 1914-1921 and 1939-1947 3
UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1848-1939 2

See all 36 results…

Immigration & Emigration


UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 17

See all 17 results…

Driving me potty >:(

Louisa Maud

Armed Forces / Medals, where did Arthur LATTER serve?
« on: Friday 28 September 18 11:18 BST (UK)  »
I am helping my nephew with this information below, apparently he has a medal with the following on it, I haven't been able to find out more myself so far so I am hoping someone with more experience on armed forces matters might help me

Arthur Latter was born 27th April 1892

Thank you in anticipation

Louisa Maud





Technical Help / ANCESTRY returned zero good matches
« on: Sunday 12 August 18 18:05 BST (UK)  »
I have been searching Ancestry for years, a well paid up member , I have asked it for information today and I get the following

England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007
England and Wales, Death Index, 2007-2015
England & Scotland, Select Cemetery Registers, 1800-2016

Then I click on any of the above and get this message

Your Search for Mary returned zero good matches

We couldn't find any results that exactly matched the information you marked as 'Exact'. Learn more

What should you do?
* Try un-checking one or more 'Exact' boxes to show close matches even when no exact matches are found.

I have tried various ways but end up with NIL results, it is annoying to say the least as this is not he first time it has happened

Any help much appreciated

Louisa Maud

« on: Thursday 19 July 18 12:13 BST (UK)  »
Recently someone mentioned a relative of theirs walked away from the church before signing the marriage register and wondered if it was or at what point was legal

I have asked  a person very knowledgeable about church matters, apparently when the priest says
"let no one put a sunder" is where it becomes legal I think,  signing of the register is just a formality
anyway they were married before the signing
Louisa Maud

Technical Help / the name of the site "is not responding"
« on: Monday 16 July 18 15:11 BST (UK)  »
I am hoping someone will come up with a reasonable answer to the currant problem with my computer, I am continually getting , the name of the site "is not responding", I have asked my other half numerous times but as I use the computer more than he does it is me that is affected and I am FED UP with it

Any help much appreciated, I am not very technical I must add

Louisa Maud

Huntingdonshire Lookup Requests / MARRIAGE ST NEOTS REGISTRATION 1850
« on: Saturday 16 June 18 10:08 BST (UK)  »
I am looking for a marriage between Joseph Dawson and Elizabeth Bull which took place in St Neots registration area  between October and December 1850

1851 they are in St Neots his occupation was a painter, (house painter), both he and Elizabeth are shown as 21, haven't as yet found either on 1841 but as still looking

1861 showing Joseph born in Bedfordshire and Elizabeth in St Neots, son aged 8 born St Neots

Any help much appreciated

Thank you

Louisa Maud

The Common Room / ANCESTRY baptisms not showing full info
« on: Friday 15 June 18 16:05 BST (UK)  »
I have been away over the past week or so, I am having problems with Ancestry, baptisms not showing full info also I am having problems with clicking on info to find there is no info there at all, as an instance it might say 6 against  say family trees and when I click there are none.
I am beginning to think I am losing it a bit as it is like it most of the day today, frustrating as it is
Anyone else having problems

Louisa Maud

The Common Room / ancestry research
« on: Tuesday 29 May 18 15:12 BST (UK)  »
When I am searching on Ancestry  I have 2 results but when I click on then nothing comes up, this is frequently happening, is it me I ask myself

Birth, Marriage & Death, including Parish

England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915 2
See all 2 results…

Louisa Maud

Essex / burial hunting
« on: Friday 25 May 18 14:13 BST (UK)  »
Yesterday I met a relation in London to look for a burial plot in Paddington Old Cemetery Willesden Lane, the date was 1925 and we were told the stone  had been moved against the wall, we duly found where it should be, no stone, we found the number next door to where it should be so we searched as far as we could, we even looked amongst the brambles under a tree as we saw a few stones laid there wishing we had secateurs,  I had given up hope till my relation suddenly saw the surname, it was laid against the next doors stone the other way round and leaning, we easily could have missed it, we managed with difficulty to take a photo to give to the persons son, he is now 97 and his mother died when he was 5, it was quite emotional really as we were astonished to find the stone at all given it had been moved

Was well worth the exorbitant fare I had to pay from Essex, a good  day out

Louisa Maud

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