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Offline jensquest

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memory jog needed please
« on: Wednesday 22 April 09 19:47 BST (UK) »
Im probably being totally thick here, but can someone please refresh my memory to how I get to the surname interests bit......or am I on the wrong site totally?   ???

Thanks,
 jen- with a memory like a goldfish  :-\
Wardell - Clapham, Surrey                    Wardell - Southampton
Carr - Barnsley, South yorkshire             Oates  - Sheffield
Burgoyne / Peat - Kilburn, Derbyshire    Burgoyne - Barnsley    
Boden - Bridge North, Shropshire           Bentley - Who knows?
Cheeseman - East Peckham, Kent
Day -  Egerton / Sutton Valence, Kent

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Re: memory jog needed please
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 19:48 BST (UK) »
Go to 'your surname interests' at the very bottom of the page  :D
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Re: memory jog needed please
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 19:48 BST (UK) »
Hi

Link at bottom of page called Your Surname Interests.

I forget all the time too  ;) :)

Kerry
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« Reply #3 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 19:49 BST (UK) »
Scroll down to the bottom and look right at the bottom, there's a link in the middle.

http://surname.rootschat.com/

Andrew


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« Reply #4 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 19:50 BST (UK) »
So now you know three times over  ;D  ;D
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Re: memory jog needed please
« Reply #5 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 19:58 BST (UK) »
 ;D  Thank you - Ive been all over the site, but didn't look there!  Its official - Im dim or as my old gran would say ' simple but happy'  ;)

Thanks again - I probably needed telling three times jen  ;)
Wardell - Clapham, Surrey                    Wardell - Southampton
Carr - Barnsley, South yorkshire             Oates  - Sheffield
Burgoyne / Peat - Kilburn, Derbyshire    Burgoyne - Barnsley    
Boden - Bridge North, Shropshire           Bentley - Who knows?
Cheeseman - East Peckham, Kent
Day -  Egerton / Sutton Valence, Kent

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« Reply #6 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 20:01 BST (UK) »
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I probably needed telling three times jen

.... because "what I tell you three times is true !"  ;D


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« Reply #7 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 20:06 BST (UK) »
Even with all this help and being told three times I still had difficulty.  I was looking for a nice big button and quite overlooked the line of pale blue type right at the bottom.  The shrink link link is in that line too.

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« Reply #8 on: Wednesday 22 April 09 20:11 BST (UK) »
 ;D Glad its not just me  ;D

I believe you Bob  ;)
Wardell - Clapham, Surrey                    Wardell - Southampton
Carr - Barnsley, South yorkshire             Oates  - Sheffield
Burgoyne / Peat - Kilburn, Derbyshire    Burgoyne - Barnsley    
Boden - Bridge North, Shropshire           Bentley - Who knows?
Cheeseman - East Peckham, Kent
Day -  Egerton / Sutton Valence, Kent