Hello Lisa and welcome to Top Dog
But just a warning - people often lied! I have a few brides and grooms who gave 'full age' but were certainly not.
It's Buccks - the preceding words are 'the county of....' with, I think, Kent crossed out and Bucks added in superscript
Merry Christmas Ann
Ah! Dripping on toast. Now you're talking my childhood
We've come a long way from counties, but I love all the stories and tastes!
It's sad that the historic counties were messed around with. When checking old records you have to be sure what the boundaries were at the time. A...
I, too lost access to newspapers when I renewed. This will be my final year of FMP - then it's down to the library for me. Very sad, as I found...
True, Sue, but it's an old golfing tradition ️
A bit late in the day but.................Happy Birthday
Thank you all once again - yes, Ann, the weather was glorious at Saunton, but sorry Sue, I didn't manage a hole-in-one; just as well as if I had I...
Thank you all for your kind wishes. Off early this morning for a round of golf and then back home to my wife (and perhaps some family history...
Mary Ryton for the first?
Either of your guesses could be correct, but in all the similar cases I know of, the father's name was an invention.
Have a great day, Barb, Happy Birthday to you!
Welcome to Top Dog, Sally-Ann
Sorry, forgot to add that there is a great deal of information on every individaul workhouse on the excellent workhouse site - workhouses.org.uk,
It may be that the mother was in the workhouse infirmary, which catered for the poorer in society, and was not strictly an inmate. I think there...
I think it's Colegaite
It depends a bit on the incumbent - normally, in a city, you would expect to see a street but not a house number. Sometimes all you get is a...
Separate names with a comma.