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by melody
Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauze Street Paisley
Replies: 19
Views: 1495

Re: Gauze Street Paisley

Thanks Graham!
Mel
by melody
Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:29 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: James Crawford of Paisley
Replies: 20
Views: 8487

Re: James Crawford of Paisley

Tracey-thanks so much for doing all that work!!! I knew Archie Colquhoun was the owner of the property in Ramsay, but I didn't know he was the resident. Archie Colquhoun was on the same passenger list (George Canning 1821), that I found a John Mclean on. That John Mclean was assigned conc 5 lot 3. P...
by melody
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: James Crawford of Paisley
Replies: 20
Views: 8487

Re: James Crawford of Paisley

Hi Tracey, The post office could of belonged to a descendant. [cheers] Thanks for looking out for Mcleans. having a Crawford to keep in mind will make it more fun when I'm looking too. If I can't find mine it's just as much fun to find someone else's. This is likely unrelated to your Crawfords, howe...
by melody
Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:22 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: James Crawford of Paisley
Replies: 20
Views: 8487

Re: James Crawford of Paisley

Oh, Tracey, I forgot, congrats on the diary! That's thrilling!
mel
by melody
Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:20 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: James Crawford of Paisley
Replies: 20
Views: 8487

Re: James Crawford of Paisley

Hi Tracey, I have Lucille Campey's book, Glengarry and Beyond, it's a great read, so well researched. It looks like I need to get someone to look up things in the PRO also, as there is a lot there I assume that didn't make the book. I appreciate if you can check your books for me, but only as you ha...
by melody
Fri Apr 29, 2011 2:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauze Street Paisley
Replies: 19
Views: 1495

Re: Gauze Street Paisley

Thanks Eric!
I will be looking at all the things you have suggested, it's really appreciated! :D
by melody
Wed Apr 27, 2011 6:30 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: James Crawford of Paisley
Replies: 20
Views: 8487

Re: James Crawford of Paisley

I have also been trying to find elusive ancestors whom I am fairly sure came with the Paisley Townhead immigration society (Glasgow Wrights)in the early 1820's to Lanark, and settled in Ramsay. You have probably already seen this but if not the Lanark County (Ontario, Canada,) Genealogical Society h...
by melody
Wed Apr 27, 2011 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauze Street Paisley
Replies: 19
Views: 1495

Re: Gauze Street Paisley

Brian, Thanks for that link-interesting stuff .

Alan, Hope that's interesting? Is it ever!! Talk about "putting flesh on the bones" Thanks for all the great info. :D

Mel
by melody
Wed Apr 27, 2011 4:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauze Street Paisley
Replies: 19
Views: 1495

Re: Gauze Street Paisley

Tracey,
tried your suggestion, just the name this time, didn't select Paisley or anything else and presto! Had a good look at the residents of Gauze street.
Mel [cheers]
by melody
Wed Apr 27, 2011 4:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauze Street Paisley
Replies: 19
Views: 1495

Re: Gauze Street Paisley

Thankyou so very very much Nancy and Westender! Er..Westender..actually the ones that I assume to have been buried in the Abbey churchyard were the Campbells.Sorry. :oops: John Campbell died in 1838, it was he and his family who lived on Gauze st. He was a shoemaker. Could I be cheeky enough to ask ...