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by paddyscar
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Family middle names
Replies: 1
Views: 239

Re: Family middle names

Hi Paul: I have seen some where the minister/doctor/patron or employer have been given that honour. I am the one and only in my family to have been given a middle name - fraternal grandmother's maiden name -- Lipsett. The only benefit to that, is that it was easy to locate. If you look to the left o...
by paddyscar
Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:36 am
Forum: SP Questions and Answers
Topic: SP credits
Replies: 10
Views: 959

Re: SP credits

Hi Thomsos: Some one with such an experience may be able to provide firm direction, but in the meantime ... I don't see any way to do it provided on their website. There is a reference to signing on with vouchers, but that is with reference to your library. Perhaps some libraries provide vouchers? Y...
by paddyscar
Wed Jan 04, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Payments to Kirk Sessions
Replies: 5
Views: 305

Re: Payments to Kirk Sessions

Hi Douglas: I'm not able to answer your question directly, even checking on ScotlandsPeople didn't provide an answer to Why? Until someone familiar with the Kirk Sessions comes online, doing a search on TS may answer some of your questions. Go to the upper right corner of the page, click on Search B...
by paddyscar
Fri Dec 23, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Whites of Marlefield go missing
Replies: 19
Views: 839

Re: Whites of Marlefield go missing

Lorna Allison wrote:Hello

Thank you Alan and Andrew for your help re Scotlandspeople. :-D First time I have ever been identified as an "Advanced Searcher". :D

Lorna
Congratulations, on your Graduation, Lorna [cheers]

Frances
by paddyscar
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scotland's People
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Scotland's People

Hi Lorna:

Not yet familiar with the new site, so can not help at the moment as I got this message The site scotlandspeople.com has been disabled. Please contact support.

Hopefully they will be up and running soon and we can help.

Frances
by paddyscar
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Intermittent access to Talkingscot
Replies: 6
Views: 307

Re: Intermittent access to Talkingscot

speleobat2 wrote:Was wondering what was going on. Got my Christmas cards done and in the mail while I was waiting for it to come back.

Carol :D
I've had mine ready for a week, but haven't made it to the Post Office.

Happy Christmas!

Frances
by paddyscar
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: hunter grierson.....
Replies: 12
Views: 2702

Re: hunter grierson.....

It was the same day (Dec 13) but unfortunately different years (2005 and 2016!) JustJean is still with us :) but Diane last signed on 11 years ago :( Still, maybe she will get an email notification and see the post! [cheers] Sarah (*,) :roll: :oops: Thanks, Sarah. Some days I'm lucky enough to reme...
by paddyscar
Wed Dec 14, 2016 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TalkingScot Admin - Russell
Replies: 27
Views: 1342

Re: TalkingScot Admin - Russell

Thanks Wilma for posting this tribute to Russell. He was such a warm, kind and caring person, which is reflected so well in this article. We are all better for having known him.

Frances
by paddyscar
Tue Dec 13, 2016 11:04 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: hunter grierson.....
Replies: 12
Views: 2702

Re: hunter grierson.....

Welcome to Tallkingscot, Iontacar [talkingscot] dsween posted the original query in 2005 and Just Jean was one of the responders to her original post. Both of them were also exchanging comments yesterday in the thread just before you signed on. You could wait until they return and see your message, ...
by paddyscar
Tue Dec 13, 2016 5:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Intermittent access to Talkingscot
Replies: 6
Views: 307

Intermittent access to Talkingscot

TalkingScot Administrators are aware of this problem and Andrew has been in touch with our hosts and reports the following: "I am advised that our hosts are undergoing a DDoS attack, and have been for a while. This is affecting both the TS website and the TS e-mail. They are trying to mitigate, but ...