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Louis Selig

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Grieg/Collins

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Identify a Soldier

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Burke

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Wednesday 08 July 15 22:37 BST (UK)
Adoption 1953

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Tuesday 05 July 11 14:17 BST (UK)
Still no birth record

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Thursday 17 May 07 13:38 BST (UK)
17 / 5,784 by Vicki MorleyLatest post
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Georgiana Edwards

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Le Marchant

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Agnes Richardson

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Sunday 18 July 10 14:36 BST (UK)
Re: Jane Langston

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Sunday 25 March 18 05:48 BST (UK)
cornall/bates/liversley

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James Beilby

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Patrick McGuinness

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Wednesday 28 September 11 20:20 BST (UK)
my gran

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helping a newbie!!

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Thursday 08 January 09 20:37 GMT (UK)
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Sawyer/Wheelwright

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Thursday 19 June 08 15:35 BST (UK)
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Tuesday 17 December 13 13:29 GMT (UK)
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41 / 5,873 by Tracey6Latest post
Tuesday 06 May 14 00:52 BST (UK)
Weldon/Oliver

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Tuesday 09 August 11 11:35 BST (UK)
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Wednesday 01 February 06 21:04 GMT (UK)
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Yesterday at 00:44
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Monday 06 July 15 16:17 BST (UK)
Warner/Sadler

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Thursday 27 April 06 19:45 BST (UK)
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Saturday 01 September 12 22:34 BST (UK)
42 / 5,907 by PejicLatest post
Wednesday 12 October 11 18:31 BST (UK)
my grandfather

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33 / 5,918 by wozzleLatest post
Monday 26 April 10 15:46 BST (UK)
DACK Family

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Thursday 31 March 11 23:37 BST (UK)
Where Born

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29 / 5,921 by AbieLatest post
Sunday 04 December 11 23:33 GMT (UK)
Wineyates/Baker

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Tuesday 12 November 13 20:03 GMT (UK)
Death on the Railway?

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Wednesday 07 August 13 15:03 BST (UK)
16 / 5,951 by Dave OsLatest post
Sunday 01 August 04 08:19 BST (UK)
fhl film numbers

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13 / 5,953 by charlotterose51Latest post
Saturday 29 August 15 13:05 BST (UK)
Master Mariner's death

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Monday 10 October 16 17:04 BST (UK)
willliam Smaill

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Monday 13 December 10 21:09 GMT (UK)
Child

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Sunday 06 April 14 10:45 BST (UK)
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Monday 17 August 15 22:54 BST (UK)
24 / 6,045 by sarahLatest post
Wednesday 13 May 15 10:25 BST (UK)
Hilliers of Shaftesbury

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29 / 6,045 by suzardLatest post
Sunday 05 June 11 22:04 BST (UK)
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21 / 6,056 by scarlettladyLatest post
Tuesday 12 March 13 20:44 GMT (UK)
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Tuesday 05 August 14 12:48 BST (UK)
re marriage

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place of birth

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Tuesday 09 August 11 00:45 BST (UK)
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Friday 04 March 16 15:37 GMT (UK)
Falster-Valentine in Wales

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Saturday 05 December 09 16:09 GMT (UK)
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Saturday 14 October 17 08:39 BST (UK)
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30 / 6,122 by Robin NgullieLatest post
Sunday 22 October 17 17:55 BST (UK)
Total Newbie here

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15 / 6,131 by first78Latest post
Sunday 18 December 11 11:57 GMT (UK)