Author Topic: Parish Records Hounam or Hownam, Roxburghshire  (Read 3818 times)

Offline Chorlton

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Re: Parish Records Hounam or Hownam, Roxburghshire
« Reply #9 on: Monday 19 November 07 23:26 GMT (UK) »
Morag

Thank you for that info.  Did you see that at the Gravestone itself ?

It does seem that there are 2 Richard Commons, this one apparently born 1749, and another one born (or at least christened) in 1757, at Hownam.

Both of them have been linked to Margaret Armstrong in a few family trees on Ancestry.

If I can get back to the UK one day, I think I will need to make a trip to Castleton cemetery to see if anything else strikes any recognition with me :)
Chorlton -  Ashton Under Lyne, Cheshire/Lancashire
Common - Halifax, Yorkshire & Scotland <a href="http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,198195.0.htmll">Common One Name Interests</a>
Clegg - Yorkshire
Barber - Ashton Under Lyne, Cheshire/Lancashire
Hadfield - Ashton Under Lyne, Cheshire/Lancashire
Whitley - Yorkshire

Any census information that I have included is Crown Copyright, as per: www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/legal/copyright.htm

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