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Offline bristolloggerheads

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What is Banks' first name?
« on: Monday 20 May 19 20:55 BST (UK) »
Jameson v Banks - suggestions for Banks' forename (end of third line) are welcome (Edinburgh 1621).
Syner alias Taylor from Broseley and Benthall

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Re: What is Banks' first name?
« Reply #1 on: Monday 20 May 19 22:09 BST (UK) »
Androw?

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Re: What is Banks' first name?
« Reply #2 on: Tuesday 21 May 19 06:14 BST (UK) »
Deleted - looking at the wrong name.

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Re: What is Banks' first name?
« Reply #3 on: Tuesday 21 May 19 06:19 BST (UK) »
vidow or uidow perhaps?

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Re: What is Banks' first name?
« Reply #4 on: Tuesday 21 May 19 08:30 BST (UK) »
I think (whatever is written) stands for widow - I can see parts of widow and parts of vidua, the latin word,

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Re: What is Banks' first name?
« Reply #5 on: Tuesday 21 May 19 14:02 BST (UK) »
I'm tending towards widow as well - looks like "widow bankis, baxter".  I'm assuming baxter [baker] is her occupation. 

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Re: What is Banks' first name?
« Reply #6 on: Thursday 23 May 19 22:58 BST (UK) »
Thank you all, I think we've cracked it.
Syner alias Taylor from Broseley and Benthall