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re marriage

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place of birth

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Falster-Valentine in Wales

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Total Newbie here

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james gale

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Bernard Hibbert

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Hi im new to all of this

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Joseph Burton

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Sarah Ann Vare 1885

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Roots Chatterbox

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Fred Gates, Raunds

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Edward Mallett

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D'ARCY Genealogy

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Ernest William barter

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My visit to London......

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Eric Henry Clifford 1916-1993

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Disappearing ancestors!

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death certificates

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Joseph Rollason

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Chesshyre family

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ruth masters

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Who is that man?

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Elstob

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Birth cert

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family history

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Hope somebody can help

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MALLOWES family

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chronic gout

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