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Archibald White
« on: Friday 19 October 18 15:34 BST (UK) »
Im looking for info on my 4th great grandfather Archibald white he was born 1817 in Berwick married an Elizabeth Knox who he later deserted.
I believe he was in the merchant navy and later died at sea in 1859

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #1 on: Friday 19 October 18 15:51 BST (UK) »
Archibald Wight baptism 11 Feb 1816 Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England
Parents John Wight & Jane


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Clarke, Trickett, Orton, Lawless, Norton, Detheridge, Kirby, Goodfellow, Wagstaff, Lowe, etc.

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #2 on: Friday 19 October 18 16:43 BST (UK) »
Thanks I will check this out as I may have the DOB wrong on mine  :)

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #3 on: Friday 19 October 18 16:51 BST (UK) »
I did note two trees on A.....y who had him married to Elizabeth Knox, one said he was born 1820 the other 1826.

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Clarke, Trickett, Orton, Lawless, Norton, Detheridge, Kirby, Goodfellow, Wagstaff, Lowe, etc.


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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #4 on: Friday 19 October 18 17:09 BST (UK) »
Thanks Colin I think Im going to have to broaden my date of birth in searches as it seems to vary!!
Hes like the invisible sailor!!

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #5 on: Saturday 20 October 18 08:15 BST (UK) »
Did they have children?

WHITE, JANE mmn KNOX
GRO Reference: 1838  M Quarter in THE BERWICK UPON TWEED UNION  Volume 25  Page 13   

WHITE, MARY mmn KNOX     
GRO Reference: 1839  D Quarter in THE BERWICK UPON TWEED UNION  Volume 25  Page 13

WHITE, ARCHBOLD mmn KNOX     
GRO Reference: 1842  J Quarter in THE BERWICK UPON TWEED UNION  Volume 25  Page 17

WHITE, MARGARET mmn KNOX     
GRO Reference: 1844  S Quarter in BERWICK UPON TWEED UNION  Volume 25  Page 8

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #6 on: Saturday 20 October 18 08:22 BST (UK) »
Yes these are the same names as the children I have for them  :)

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #7 on: Saturday 20 October 18 08:30 BST (UK) »
Do you have the marriage or them on any census?

I cant find any.

This christening says, husband:

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QGRF-YPT3

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Re: Archibald White
« Reply #8 on: Saturday 20 October 18 08:36 BST (UK) »
Ah, three of the children in a workhouse in 1851:

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGBB-XLK

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