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by SarahND
Tue Apr 19, 2022 8:34 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: GALT Elizabeth Colmonell
Replies: 8
Views: 998

Re: GALT Elizabeth Colmonell

Hello Chrisd2415 and a warm [TS_welcome]

The original poster has not been on the forum since the last post :( but fingers crossed they will receive an email alerting them to your post and the fact that they have a "new" cousin!

Best wishes,

Sarah
by SarahND
Sun Jan 30, 2022 10:00 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Success after 20 years of searching!
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: Success after 20 years of searching!

Bravo Annette!! So pleased for you :D Maybe there is hope for the rest of us banging on those walls ](*,)
by SarahND
Mon Jan 24, 2022 10:36 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Searching for a John Carruthers
Replies: 4
Views: 193

Re: Searching for a John Carruthers

Hello LumiNorthumberland and a warm [TS_welcome] Here's one possibility for why you can’t find him in a census in Scotland: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912 Name: John Carruthers Age: 5 Birth Year: abt 1883 Place of Origin: Dumfries, Scotland Ship Name: Jumna Port of Arrival: Brisba...
by SarahND
Thu Dec 16, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CLAIMING YOUR PENSION.
Replies: 4
Views: 270

Re: CLAIMING YOUR PENSION.

That's interesting, Andrew. I wonder if the pendulum will swing back in the future, when the spelling of names gives place to facial recognition or DNA...

Best,
Sarah
by SarahND
Thu Nov 04, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An Amusing Incident?
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: An Amusing Incident?

At least it had a happy ending of sorts! But what about the family of the "Irishwoman?" Did they think she was still alive? :?
by SarahND
Wed Oct 20, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An Amusing Incident?
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: An Amusing Incident?

Nice one, Alan! What an ordeal to go through for a hot bath :lol:
by SarahND
Wed Aug 11, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: Armed Forces
Topic: Looking for 3rd RLV Lieut Easton
Replies: 12
Views: 431

Re: Looking for 3rd RLV Lieut Easton

Hello Lorna! Glad to see your name pop up in the posts :D I had a look around and found a dataset on Findmypast: Scotland, Royal Volunteer Regiment Review 1860. In it there are a number of Eastons listed, but only two who were in a “3rd” regiment (and both from places conveniently starting with an "...
by SarahND
Wed Jul 14, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Accuracy
Replies: 13
Views: 509

Re: Accuracy

Couldn't resist having a look :D Jane Robins over Lenagh? It could also be Jane Robinson, but then one is left with what looks like “er” before the amount paid… :? Or could it mean "Jane Robinson or Magee?" Note that a Jane Hannan is a witness of the baptism of Richard Murray, son of Richard and Cat...
by SarahND
Tue Jul 13, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: searching for John Watt Cupar of Fife
Replies: 10
Views: 963

Re: searching for John Watt Cupar of Fife

Hello Pia and a warm [TS_welcome]

Carola hasn't signed into this site in 10 years :( but with a great deal of luck she might get a notification of your post. Fingers crossed!

Best wishes,
Sarah
by SarahND
Wed Jun 30, 2021 9:04 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: How to Pronounce Rose.....
Replies: 21
Views: 1755

Re: How to Pronounce Rose.....

Hello lizsangster and a warm [TS_welcome] Brigitte (MacThistle) hasn't signed into the forum since July of 2010 :? but if she has kept the same email address she might get a notification of your post and your kind offer. An Alexander Sangster was a witness at the marriage of my GGG grandfather in Ol...