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Re: Natal Marriage Index now available on Familysearch
« Reply #9 on: Monday 22 July 13 09:26 BST (UK) »
Derek,
         Thank you for that.

Alan
Glamorgan - Carpenter, Chamberlain, Ellis, Watkins, Rees, Bevan
Wiltshire - Carpenter, Chamberlain, Ellis, Merrett
Essex - Burdon, Taylor, Menzies
Canada - Burdon, Parkinson
Australia - Carpenter, Burdon

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Re: Natal Marriage Index now available on Familysearch
« Reply #10 on: Tuesday 17 September 13 10:31 BST (UK) »
I really must add my thanks to this one.

I had a name I knew absolutely nothing about which I got from his fathers death notice.  Didn't even know what year he was born and voila have now found a marriage for him!

Fantastic that has made my day  :)

Added have found two more from the same family with extra details. 

No parents name shown on these certificates is that usual?

Hinchliffe Huddersfield Wiltshire

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Re: Natal Marriage Index now available on Familysearch
« Reply #11 on: Monday 23 September 13 07:17 BST (UK) »
What a fantastic site! So easy to use and rich in content. Only one marriage certificate I couldn't find but I found my Gran's sister. I was beginning to think she didn't exist so many, many thanks! Hope you get better soon (I see the transcriber has not been well). :)

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Re: Natal Marriage Index now available on Familysearch
« Reply #12 on: Wednesday 02 October 13 16:29 BST (UK) »
I've just joined RootsChat and this post has ALREADY made this more than worthwhile!!

Already found two ancestors marriages in a matter of seconds!

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Re: Natal Marriage Index now available on Familysearch
« Reply #13 on: Saturday 14 December 13 15:35 GMT (UK) »
So thrilled when I read that marriage details are available for Natal.   Especially delighted to find my husband's father's sister - okay, his aunt!! - because we had absolutely no info on her bar her name, and the year she died.   I had a name for her husband, which turned out to be completely wrong anyway, so now all that is sorted.   Thanks so much.

I have another question.   When do you think we'll be able to access the records from the Churches in the Transvaal?   I tried, but all I ended up with was a black screen.  I'm desperately trying to find information on my dad's side of the family.   Also, births from the old Orange River Colony, particularly Bloem.

Thanks again, you're a star.   :)

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Re: Natal Marriage Index now available on Familysearch
« Reply #14 on: Friday 07 February 14 11:49 GMT (UK) »
Had another browse on family search yesterday and found baptisms for 4 children I never knew about before.  Not only that but you can view and print the actual image brilliant.  Love this site  :) 
Hinchliffe Huddersfield Wiltshire