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by donnab
Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Hit a Brick Wall - Scottish Birth Records
Replies: 14
Views: 3420

Update: Ellen Kennedy and Robert Liddell - Hit a Brick Wall - Scottish Birth Records

Well it has been some time since I last post here, I was able to update some info with my search for Ellen Kennedy and Robert Liddell (3rd great-grandparents), still can't find their marriage info but confirmed that when Robert Liddell died in 1872 in England Ellen Kennedy Liddell came to Canada sti...
by donnab
Thu Jul 11, 2013 5:11 am
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Hit a Brick Wall - Scottish Birth Records
Replies: 14
Views: 3420

Re: Hit a Brick Wall - Scottish Birth Records

It's been a long time since I last posted. I have since found a lot of info on this family since posting my last message. I believe I may have found the parents of Ellen Kennedy who married Robert Liddell I would like to see how I might be able to confirm this. I believe Ellen Kennedy parents could ...
by donnab
Tue Mar 27, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Seafaring
Topic: Mariners from Irvine, Ayrshire
Replies: 10
Views: 1473

Re: Mariners from Irvine, Ayrshire

WOW thanks so much Annette I knew I came to the right place I am never disappointed when I post here. I believe that this must be him, I'm sure he had a difficult time finding her so that's why it took so long to apply for a divorce. His daughter died in her early 20's in and about the 1940's so may...
by donnab
Tue Mar 27, 2012 4:36 am
Forum: Seafaring
Topic: Mariners from Irvine, Ayrshire
Replies: 10
Views: 1473

Re: Mariners from Irvine, Ayrshire

I’m trying to help someone find out if there might have been a divorce filed in Scotland The couple were living in Canada and had a child together here, the husband Angus McArthur moved back to Scotland, they married in Greenock, Scotland so its possible that is where he came from and went back to h...
by donnab
Mon Feb 27, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents
Replies: 10
Views: 895

Re: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents

Thanks Andrew, I would have never guessed it said journeyman. The marriage certificate her mother as Janet White formerly McIntosh or so it looks like it would appear she wanted to make it look like her parents were married. Hi Donna, The father turned up on the day to sign the register to show that...
by donnab
Mon Feb 27, 2012 1:17 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents
Replies: 10
Views: 895

Re: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents

Hello Annette: Thank you Annette, every time I come here I get so much help. I thought I would search for Nisbet Mackie since he was the youngest I found a passenger list for him coming to Canada to meet his brother James Mccabe in Toronto, which is where their mother's brother my ggg-grandfather li...
by donnab
Mon Feb 27, 2012 5:10 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents
Replies: 10
Views: 895

Re: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents

Thanks again Andrew: His name actually is right above Janet's on the certificate if I didn't see illegitimate right under Helen's I would have not known that she was illegitimate. If Janet did go to court to get the father David McIntosh to put his name on the certificate that's a pretty decent thin...
by donnab
Sun Feb 26, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents
Replies: 10
Views: 895

Re: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents

Hi DonnaB, There is an answer on ScotlandsPeople for you. Look for Helen McIntosh, born 1880, North Leith. Looks like she was born illegitimate to Janet, and given her father's surname. All the best, AndrewP Hello Andrew: Thanks again I just found her certificate of birth, I live in Canada so I don...
by donnab
Sun Feb 26, 2012 6:29 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents
Replies: 10
Views: 895

Re: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents

Hello Andrew:

Thank you for such a quick reply, I'll buy some more credits on Scotland People and see what I can find. I had previously looked for Ellen McIntosh maybe Helen's the key here.

Donna
by donnab
Sun Feb 26, 2012 1:18 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents
Replies: 10
Views: 895

Who are Ellen McIntosh's parents

I found my 4th great-grandparents William and Harriet White (nee Stirton) on the 1891 Scotland Census they were both 71 years old, living with them was a 10-year-old girl named Ellen McIntosh (abt 1880-1881) she was listed as their granddaughter. I’m trying to sort out who Ellen’s parents are and wh...