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Re: Mystery place in Derbyshire in 1881 census
« Reply #9 on: Tuesday 13 October 20 16:47 BST (UK) »
I can't see Dore or Dronfield maps on https://maps.nls.uk/ to see ifit was a farm nearby; they haven't been scanned.
Seeking: baptism Philip Murray Feb ish 1814 said to be nr Chatham Kent.
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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Re: Mystery place in Derbyshire in 1881 census
« Reply #10 on: Tuesday 13 October 20 16:57 BST (UK) »
1871 is just as strange  :-\

Added:  Ah, see it might be Totley  :-[
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Re: Mystery place in Derbyshire in 1881 census
« Reply #11 on: Tuesday 13 October 20 17:04 BST (UK) »
Yes, that one is Totley. It may take someone local who knows the old names.


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Re: Mystery place in Derbyshire in 1881 census
« Reply #12 on: Tuesday 13 October 20 17:21 BST (UK) »
I've lived around this area all my life and can't think of anywhere that would fit the bill. The nearest is Holmesfield but how that could become ' Heascham' defeats me even when I use my broadest accent ;D !
whyatt/wyatt - chesterfield,de rusett/quigley,crosbie -india, barber, beswick- yorkshire, astridge- portsmouth,
travis, gill, barker, fielding- derbyshire

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Re: Mystery place in Derbyshire in 1881 census
« Reply #13 on: Tuesday 13 October 20 17:27 BST (UK) »
Perhaps Mary was saying 'ask 'im' at her husband  ;D

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Re: Mystery place in Derbyshire in 1881 census
« Reply #14 on: Tuesday 13 October 20 18:08 BST (UK) »
 ;) ;) ;)
whyatt/wyatt - chesterfield,de rusett/quigley,crosbie -india, barber, beswick- yorkshire, astridge- portsmouth,
travis, gill, barker, fielding- derbyshire