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Messages - shanghaipanda

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Midlothian / Re: Where is Greigs Stone
« on: Wednesday 16 June 21 08:29 BST (UK)  »
I think this might be meaning that the family are buried west of the Greig grave/gravestone within the kirkyard.  Not that they lived in a place of that name.

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/121640863/robert-greig

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Family History Beginners Board / Re: Dance Street, Liverpool
« on: Friday 30 April 21 18:47 BST (UK)  »

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Place of death. death certificate
« on: Saturday 24 April 21 08:13 BST (UK)  »
Willow Free Church, Rose Street, Glasgow

Not sure of residence.

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Handwriting queries in memoirs
« on: Sunday 28 February 21 15:29 GMT (UK)  »
Could the first one be "medical" but written a little wrong.  The second one I read as "confirm".

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Cause of death - 1833 burial register
« on: Thursday 28 January 21 16:50 GMT (UK)  »
Maybe it reads "died from the strike of a ?horse", which makes a little more sense than stroke.

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Address in Newington or Lambeth areas
« on: Friday 22 January 21 19:30 GMT (UK)  »

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: understanding Roman numerals
« on: Wednesday 13 January 21 13:48 GMT (UK)  »
1786

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Does this make it any clearer?

http://www.nonington.org.uk/old-units-of-measurement/

Virgate: linear measure, 20 ft.

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Court order
« on: Thursday 22 October 20 17:15 BST (UK)  »
"to wit" = that is to say,  or namely

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