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Cornwall Lookup Requests / RedRuth district
« on: Thursday 13 February 20 13:10 GMT (UK)  »
Can anyone tell me where the registration district will have been for Redruth in 1839, trying to find a birth certificate, only ones that come close are camelford or Penzance
Thanks for any help if possible

Armed Forces / Korean Prisioners of War
« on: Thursday 29 March 18 12:02 BST (UK)  »
Hi All
Does anybody have a list of Korean prisoner's of War, I have been told the person in ? was one of these but I cant work out his cap badge from Photo and I can't seem to find any records. Name Alfred Whitehead. Born1920
Cheers Kim
PS I do have prisioner of war records for Stalag 8b otherwise lambsdorf 344 if anybody is interested.
Thanks again. 

Occupation Interests / Railway workers
« on: Monday 04 July 16 19:08 BST (UK)  »
Does anybody know where I can find info on Railway Workers ,looking for platelayers, tried Ancestry Rail indexes but coming up blank. Name Richard Potts Born 1880 lived in Horton in Ribblesdale, so not sure which railway he would have worked for?
Any help appreciated.

Occupation Interests / Mariners
« on: Saturday 03 October 15 21:01 BST (UK)  »
Does anyone have access to mariners records, looking for Joseph Hurd sailor on his marriage certificate in 1861, then in 1871 wife down as mariners wife, and I cannot trace Joseph,
Anybody any clues  as where to look. Born 1830.
Thanks SC

Yorkshire (West Riding) / Hitting a brick wall
« on: Thursday 27 August 15 14:04 BST (UK)  »
Trying to find birth for John William Whitehead, I have calculated year between 1875 and 1879 in Barnsley Yorkshire, He married Elizabeth Gunnell in 1906 age 27.
He died in Bradford 1940, In between his mother remarried and he became John William Lowe in 1911 census cannot trace the original birth to Thomas and Hannah Whitehead
Any help please.

Canada Lookup Request / looking for a soldier in CEF
« on: Saturday 04 April 15 14:48 BST (UK)  »
Can anybody suggest how to find a relative,
Joseph Osbaldiston served in The CEF, born in England 1888, arrived in Newport Vermont 28th Nov. 1921, his wife in England later remarried so I'm wondering if he divorced in Canada, and he must have died there. He signed on the CEF on 1st nov 1915 in Ottawa
any help would be appreciated;
Thanks SC

Cheshire / Can anyone solve my puzzle in researching Joseph Gunnell
« on: Saturday 28 March 15 18:34 GMT (UK)  »
Looking for Birth of Joseph Gunnell and the marriage
I have  the daughter Elizabeth Ann born 1885 to Joseph and Emma formerly Moss , cant find the marriage, then I have Joseph who's parents are Charles and Margaret, married 1841 Margaret surname is Pennetent on certificate I have, but I can only find a Margaret Bennett, who crops up as mother to Clara, Joseph's sister  ??? ???
Confused or what.
thanks SC

Yorkshire (North Riding) / Hurd family
« on: Wednesday 18 March 15 19:59 GMT (UK)  »
Am I going round in circles or just lost the plot ???
Trying to find the birth of said Kate Hurd, 1891 census says born in scarborough, living at mill yard
1901 as her living in Sheffield still listed as born in Scarborough,
1911 as her born in Bradford, I believe she was born (illegitimately) to the servant Jane Maguire and head of household John Hurd and his wife in the 1891 census was Christiana Bell, but I cannot trace her birth to confirm
Any ideas please
Thanks SC

Dorset / Lane family
« on: Wednesday 04 March 15 15:23 GMT (UK)  »
Hi All
I am trying to trace the family off Maria Lane birth about 1805, She married John Boucher in 1828 according to family search records, she is not with her husband and children in 1841 census, John later remarried, but it's Maria's family I am trying to find. I've  looked at the Dorset records but cannot seem to find anything ???
Thanks for any help Silvercloud.

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