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by Falkyrn
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Name Change
Replies: 10
Views: 149

Re: Name Change

In Blacks Surnames CANDOW is listed as an old name in Scotland primarily from the Angus area with variants KENDO & KENDOW. (Tazour Candow is listed as a tenant of Wester Drumme in 1474 and he cites the existance of a Candow Park in Aberdeen in 1450. In discussing the origins of the name he believes ...
by Falkyrn
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Missing marriage index
Replies: 6
Views: 121

Re: Missing marriage index

The Family search information claims to be from an extracted record which were previously slightly more trustworthy than submitted records (my own opinion). The url given for the link is https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYM4-9TT but this just leads you around in circles without a visit to one...
by Falkyrn
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Missing marriage index
Replies: 6
Views: 121

Re: Missing marriage index

Have you seen this one ? (male has differnt first name)

PATRICK FARRELL/ MARGARET DONIGAN
1855 Gros Ref: 685/6 128

Calton and Bonnington
by Falkyrn
Sun Aug 16, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Research Sources
Topic: School Records
Replies: 3
Views: 98

Re: School Records

The Family History Section at the Mitchell Library holds a number of school records and would normally be your first stop. Unfortunately I don't know what the situation is with the current lockdown

see https://www.glasgowfamilyhistory.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx
by Falkyrn
Sat Jul 18, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Irish Widow In Scotland
Replies: 8
Views: 231

Re: Irish Widow In Scotland

The name change could also be because in Scotland you are allowed to use your maiden name even if you are married, and sometimes widows reverted back to their maiden name, in this case however it might just easier as its the son's name. KT Just to clarify, Firstly, in Scotland it is perfectly legal...
by Falkyrn
Sun May 24, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Precognition
Replies: 7
Views: 215

Re: Precognition

In this case the "Precognition" would have referred to the formal interview of witnesses and a review of the evidence by the Procurator Fiscal. This is partially to see if proceedings need to be taken further or if there were anything suspicious about the matter.
by Falkyrn
Sat Apr 25, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Question
Replies: 4
Views: 187

Re: Death Question

You may also find that they may have been buried with deceased grandparents or other close relative in a lair that the family already owned . This was certainly the case when I found two infants recorded in the lair records buried with my great grandparents.
by Falkyrn
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: 19 Howard St
Replies: 15
Views: 1538

Re: 19 Howard St

Have just found and irregular marriage in my family tree at 19 Howard Street on warrant from Sherrif Subsitute of Lanarkshire. As they already had 3 children since 8 years earlier would that have been the kind of evidence required? So is the marriage official from the date of the warrant? This has ...
by Falkyrn
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Seemingly Missing Marriage Record
Replies: 10
Views: 276

Re: Seemingly Missing Marriage Record

The record is actually at North Lanarkshire Archives 22nd September 1884 7.10 pm Helen McArthur or Carlin aged 59, born Chapelhall, Married, No Home, Partial Destitution. Son William Carlin aged 14 born Middlesborough, England along with her husband John Carlin, Puddler, born Ireland, left her 7 wee...
by Falkyrn
Fri Mar 06, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Statutory Records
Topic: Loss of search SP history
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: Loss of search SP history

As Wilma says check under "Saved Searches" - although I have deliberately saved several searches I have not saved the number that are showing in my history. 209 pages . :roll: