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Ireland / Stories of Migration - Irish workers on M1 construction
« on: Wednesday 22 September 21 10:56 BST (UK)  »
There's an interesting project in Northamptonshire looking at the history of Irish Heritage in the area and in particular people from Ireland who may have worked in the area on the construction of the M1:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-58644693

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The Common Room / English Churchyard Scanning Project
« on: Tuesday 31 August 21 22:27 BST (UK)  »
Here's an article about an English churchyard scanning project, which will upload to a free website:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/aug/31/graves-in-19000-english-churchyards-to-be-mapped-online

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Yorkshire (West Riding) / Leeds Photo Archive requests help
« on: Sunday 22 August 21 13:29 BST (UK)  »

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Certificate in German
« on: Monday 26 July 21 21:31 BST (UK)  »
Thank you Davecapps!

Thank you for the translation and for the links too.  Thanks, it is very helpful

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Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Certificate in German
« on: Sunday 25 July 21 21:51 BST (UK)  »
This is an extract from a certificate.  I can see the first word is Adolfine and I think later on in the text there is an address but can anyone tell me what the rest says please?

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In picture one: aforementioned

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Glamorganshire / Photos from Cardiff Docks c. 1900 - 1920
« on: Sunday 25 April 21 11:37 BST (UK)  »
Glamorgan Archives wants help to identify people in a series of photos, taken in Cardiff Docks:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-56843429

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Dublin / Re: Finding Missing Sister
« on: Wednesday 31 March 21 23:02 BST (UK)  »
Her father isn't recorded when her birth was registered so perhaps he wasn't involved in her upbringing and maybe that's why she isn't included in his will?

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Marian appears in the 1901 census living with her brother William and his wife Sarah.  Marian and William are both recorded as being born in Belfast and earning an income from the land:
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Londonderry/Moneyhaw/Cloghog/1534200/

William and Sarah married in Holywood, County Down in 1867 and both him and his father William are recorded on the certificate as being Merchants.  A copy of the certificate is here:
https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/

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