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Stirlingshire / Alexander Smith 1873-1962.
« on: Friday 20 November 20 19:02 GMT (UK)  »
Hi folks just received the attached cert. It is attributed to my maternal g/father above named. He served with the Royal Scots, 13th. btn. Throughout the war. So I am confused by the Special Constable issue Is there somewhere I can glean further info on this certificate. Thank you.

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Inverness / Searching for but stuck.
« on: Saturday 17 October 20 18:15 BST (UK)  »
Hi folks, brick wall. In the 1911 census For Kilmallie, address Corpach Canal Cottage, was the residence of my wife forebear, Peter Macpherson, his wife and children specifically Margaret aged 14.
 We know of three children born to her Moira, John and William. Sometime after the census we believe she moved to the Glasgow area, where she married ? Have searched Scotland`s people but no luck identifying husband or marriage. Any ideas welcome. Thanks.

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United States of America / George Mitchell
« on: Monday 01 July 19 21:01 BST (UK)  »
What would be my best route to trying to find out something on the life of a relative the above named Geo. Mitchell, travelled to America on the Furnessia, in 1910, aged 27. He died in Riverside Hospital, Riverside Ca. aged 60 in 1942,he was described as a blacksmith.
thank you for reading.

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Dunbartonshire / Mitchell William.
« on: Thursday 27 June 19 19:07 BST (UK)  »
Hi folks,
Have just been researching some Mitchell children (orphans) from Aberdeenshire who were sent to Quarriers. a mention was made of the above name Wm. Mitchell, Clothier from Kirkintilloch. Was wondering the best way to trace this family. the date was 1892 ish. Thanks for reading.

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Lanarkshire / Glasgow newspapers
« on: Thursday 28 March 19 14:00 GMT (UK)  »
Hi folks,

Wondered if someone could point me in the right direction. My estranged brother was found dead on 19th. Mar 1997. Apparently there was an appeal in a Glasgow newspaper, perhaps more than one. There was a picture I am informed of him. I wondered how I could discover which paper.
Thanks for time taken to read.

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Argyllshire / Military Record
« on: Thursday 21 April 16 12:39 BST (UK)  »
Hi folks, Just wondering if anyone is researching a Francis Paterson, born abt 1870, Francis was 18 yrs. & 3 months of age when he enlisted in the Gordon Highlanders, in Aug 1888. His record shows he came from Tighnabruaich. I have his service record. I obtained it in error, whilst researching, my own Francis Paterson,same regiment. Would be happy to pass it on to any researcher of this family.

Unknownmale

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Lanarkshire / Which School near Whitevale St. ??
« on: Tuesday 19 January 16 22:57 GMT (UK)  »
Hi Folks,

I moved to Glasgow from Aberdeen in or about 1961/62. Initially I stayed in Annbank Street and can recall I went to a school near Whitevale St. ?? Cannot recall the name of the school. After a period of time I moved to Acorn street and seem to recall moving school but cannot recall that either. Any help greatly appreciated, also hoping to find school pictures more especially of my two brothers who stayed in Glasgow and have both now passed away.

Thanks,
Unknownmale.

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United States of America / George Mitchell
« on: Monday 18 January 16 14:05 GMT (UK)  »
Hi folks,

Trying to get information on the above Geo. Mitchell I believe he went to USA in 1910 from Aberdeen, Scotland. Described as a blacksmith. horse shoer or similar. May have settled in Minnesota ? I think I know there is a 2xgrandson Douglas Mitchell, same name as my father.

Thanks,
Unknownmale.

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Moray (Elginshire) / 1908 marriage address.
« on: Sunday 22 March 15 13:50 GMT (UK)  »
Hi folks,

I have tried to locate an address for a Mary Russell, the address was given on her marriage cert. in 1908. The address being Villa Valetta, Forteath Avenue, Elgin. I would like to find the house if it is still there or indeed at least where it was located withing the area,
Thanks,

Unknownmale.

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