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by SarahND
Mon May 13, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Asia
Topic: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...
Replies: 4
Views: 110

Re: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...

tishgibbons wrote:
Sun May 12, 2019 6:29 pm
Thank you Sarah - you also helped me with the same family about 13 years ago!! Alan provided the reminder.
I had forgotten also! :oops: :lol:
by SarahND
Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Asia
Topic: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...
Replies: 4
Views: 110

Re: Margaret Mitchell LEYS born Calcutta 1889, married there 1911...

Hello Tish, Findmypast have several databases involving the British in India: Births & Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths & Burials and Wills & Probate. That said though, I don't see much of obvious interest in the indexes (I don't have a subscription, so can't see the actual documents) except perhaps the ...
by SarahND
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pollock
Replies: 7
Views: 598

Re: Pollock

Hello Dan and a warm [TS_welcome]

The original poster hasn't signed into the forum since shortly after his last post, but with luck he will get an email message informing him of your post. Otherwise, you could try a private message.

Best wishes,

Sarah
by SarahND
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Help with Finding Davidsons and Gaulds ancestors
Replies: 17
Views: 3023

Re: Help with Finding Davidsons and Gaulds ancestors

Hello Janita and a warm [TS_welcome]

Jamie hasn't been on the forum for 3 years but may get an email that a new message has been posted in this topic - fingers crossed!

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Jan 23, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Seafaring
Topic: Robert Britton - Which Ship Did He Sail On ?
Replies: 1
Views: 59

Re: Robert Britton - Which Ship Did He Sail On ?

Hi Daryl, The only Robert Britton I see who arrived as an adult around that time was one who arrived on 10 Aug 1843 in New York, age 30. The ship was the "Southerner" and sailed from Liverpool. Is this the right age for your ancestor? The database is New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Cas...
by SarahND
Mon Jan 07, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 254

Re: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?

Hi Alan, I suppose he managed to hide during his lifetime - or not - but we can certainly track him down over a century later! Pretty rotten of him to withdraw all the money before leaving and leave his wife and child destitute. One would hope he relented and sent them some from America, but I suspe...
by SarahND
Sun Jan 06, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Janet Morton
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: Janet Morton

Hello Lizra,

Do you have the marriage certificate? What names are given for her parents?

Best wishes,

Sarah
by SarahND
Sat Jan 05, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 254

Re: Hogmanay Scandal Anyone?

Nice one, Annette! This is from his sworn statement at the Naturalization hearing: Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records District Court, Massachusettts > Petitions, V 176, 1892 “…Respectfully represents Alexander Douglas, residing at Main Street, Winthrop, occupation Farmer, was bo...
by SarahND
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Market Research
Topic: Where did you hear of TalkingScot? (2013)
Replies: 21
Views: 8442

Re: Where did you hear of TalkingScot? (2013)

Welcome to the world of the visible members! :lol:

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Tue Dec 11, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: KING ROBERT THE BRUCE A "FEUDAL BULLY."
Replies: 3
Views: 136

Re: KING ROBERT THE BRUCE A "FEUDAL BULLY."

Currie wrote:
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:29 am
I'll post a number of responses to this article if anyone is interested.
Fascinating, Alan. Please do!