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Offline artifis

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Re: Help deciphering the names in the orange box
« Reply #9 on: Monday 28 January 19 17:03 GMT (UK) »
Looking again it does look like McKenayaff, the 'y' looks like othrs on the page and different to the 'g' in registrar.

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Re: Help deciphering the names in the orange box
« Reply #10 on: Monday 28 January 19 17:08 GMT (UK) »
Yes, I agree. I can't see deceased under her name.

ADDED: It may be that the registrar's spelling was a bit awry - as in 'Mickel'; perhaps interpreting an Irish accent? Where were the bride & groom's places of birth from later censuses?
Seeking: baptism Philip Murray 1813 nr Chatham Kent, death Ralph James Dunn b 1808 1861 - 1868 in Newington 1861
IRE: Kik DRAY[EA], PURCELL, WHITE: Mea LYNCH: Tip MURRAY, SHEEDY: Wem ALLEN, ENGLISHBY; Dub PENROSE: Lim DUNN[E], FRAWLEY, WILLIAMS.
87th Regiment RIF: MURRAY
ENG; Marylebone HAYTER, TROU[W]SDALE, WILLIAMS Con HAMPTON, TREMELLING Wry CLEGG, HOLLAND, HORSEFIELD Coventry McGINTY
CAN; Nova Scotia [Halifax, Pictou]: HOLLAND, WHITE, WILLIAMSON

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