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by laineywoo
Tue Jul 28, 2009 2:31 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: where to look
Replies: 4
Views: 385

Alloa cemeteries

Gordon I just read of your search for cemeteries in Alloa. I recently went over there to have a look for some! There is one that is listed as Clackmannan, which is actually behind a brick wall on the road from the roundabout coming from Kincardine, along as if going to Alloa. It covers a good age an...
by laineywoo
Fri Sep 14, 2007 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Margaret McCue
Replies: 12
Views: 690

Margaret McCue

Hi I do hope it is Ok to post this. I received an email yesterday morning from the daughter of Margaret McCue. To let all her friends at talking scot know, Margaret suddenly and unexpectedly passed away on Tuesday evening. Her daughter Dawn, didnt know much about Margarets contacts and I said I woul...
by laineywoo
Wed May 30, 2007 9:07 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: photos from graveyards
Replies: 7
Views: 807

graveyard photos

Hi Izzy and Rab Thanks for your suggestions. I think I will go ahead with this....Izzy the sites you mentioned gave me quite a few good ideas! It may take a wee while to get sorted through, but maybe once I have abt 20 photos up, I will start it then and just add as I get a chance. I was kind of hop...
by laineywoo
Wed May 23, 2007 11:19 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: photos from graveyards
Replies: 7
Views: 807

grave yard photos

Hi Lesley Glad you thought it at least of interest. I read your reply and went away and had a wee think. Obviously, the main problem in doing this would be space.....photos take up a heck of a lot of room on the computer. So, what about.........this is supposing it is of interest to anyone out there...
by laineywoo
Wed May 23, 2007 9:57 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: photos from graveyards
Replies: 7
Views: 807

photos from graveyards

Hi everyone.. This may seem a very strange thing to ask...but at the risk of sounding dense!, is there a site anywhere or something that we could use on TS to help each other, just, showing graveyard photos from anywhere and all places in Scotland, and if not could TS do something like this?? I have...
by laineywoo
Sat Mar 17, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Can anyone help with Campbells?
Replies: 12
Views: 1214

Campbells

Jack.......Many thanks. I can now at least def strike Peter Cairney of the list of possibles. This Peter was a shoe maker.........mine def a farm servant. Added with the fact that you found him married to a Jane, then I'm 99.9% sure this is a not my Peter. I had been reading all the Irish Links that...
by laineywoo
Sat Mar 17, 2007 10:13 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Can anyone help with Campbells?
Replies: 12
Views: 1214

CAMPBELLS

Hi again Anne on both wedding and death certs it is def Mary Campbell MS Cairney/Kearny. Thanks Andrew for confirmation of the address of the Peter Cairnie. I thought Sneddon/Sheddon, but its a bit unclear on the cert. I will def get a copy of this census and see if it rings any bells. Strange train...
by laineywoo
Sat Mar 17, 2007 8:58 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Can anyone help with Campbells?
Replies: 12
Views: 1214

campbells/cairney

Hi Andrew Eventually managed to find and download the entry for Peter Cairney.....big thank you! PETER CAIRNEY BORN 09/12/1856 10 OLD S? [CANT QUITE MAKE IT OUT!] PAISLEY. ILLIGITIMATE MOTHER MARY CAIRNEY [OCCUPATION LOOKS LIKE ? HOUSE WORKER..] SIGNED AS MARY CAIRNEY, HER MARK AND WITNESSED BY THE ...
by laineywoo
Sat Mar 17, 2007 12:15 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Can anyone help with Campbells?
Replies: 12
Views: 1214

campbells

Hi Anne Sorry, couldnt wait til morning :) Thought I could get a rough idea about which births would be right by checking Scots origins first against results from SP.......Can you believe this!!! On SO there is a birth in High Church Paisley 09/12/1856 for a Peter Cairney born to Mary Cairney. This ...
by laineywoo
Fri Mar 16, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Can anyone help with Campbells?
Replies: 12
Views: 1214

Campbells

Hi Anne Tried every variation I can poss think of for Cairnie etc......took Marys advice from earlier and tried with * in front of all varients to cover for Mc....Only results that look remote are ones I have already viewed. Havent tried Patrick for Peter.........never heard of that one before, I'm ...