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Offline Kate NZ

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Nelson Family 1861 /1871 Census please
« on: Wednesday 06 December 06 20:20 GMT (UK) »
I am looking for Thomas & Sarah nelson possibly Lerwick in the 1861 1871 census Thomas was a road surveyor children Thomas James Robina Janet Ann Jane any help  would be great Regards KateNZ Merry Xmas everyone ;D :D :P
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Re: Nelson Family 1861 /1871 Census please
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 06 December 06 20:44 GMT (UK) »
hi kate

1861 census: freefield, lerwick


thomas...head...age 57(1804)...sawyer...born bressay
sarah...wife...age 50(1811)...born nesting
ann...dau...age 20(1841)...knitting shawls...born lerwick
jane...dau...age 10(1851)...scholar...born lerwick

happy hunting

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Re: Nelson Family 1861 /1871 Census please
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 06 December 06 20:51 GMT (UK) »
Hi Kate:

Actual census records can be had through Scotlands People.

Bayanne site shows a Thomas Nelson b. 1810 m. Sarah Herculson.  There son Thomas Nelson b. 1844 Lerwick m. Margaret Leask b. 1845.  Actual dates with marriage dates shown on the Bayanne site.

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Re: Nelson Family 1861 /1871 Census please
« Reply #3 on: Wednesday 06 December 06 23:13 GMT (UK) »
Thanks Joe and Laurine for your help Cheers KateNz :D
Borders Ettrick Brydon/Bryden Smeal Tait
East Lothian King Pryde Skirvin<br />Lauder Berwick   Murdison Watson<br />Midlothian  Smail Hamilton <br />Glasgow Bryan<br />Clackmannan Todd Ramsay <br />Shetland Isles Nelson Hubbys side<br />East Sussex Fellows Hutchinson Branscombe<br />London Bowers <br />Devon Branscombe <br />Devon French Bird Dommett Hubbys side<br />Ireland Fitzgerald Bryan Burns.