I actually discovered some records on Scotlands People that could very well be tie in with your findings. Something for me to look at...
Yes that is the correct record and I did wonder about the GRAY surname but haven't found any records yet. Thanks, David
A friend has been trying to find John and Jane McClelland in the census returns for 1881/1891 and 1901 – presumably in Lancashire. She wants to...
Many thanks for that little snippet - the sort of detail that makes a family story more readable.
Thanks for the link, I have downloaded the picture
Many thanks - I didn't have that particular record - I do now though!!!!
Yes I do now have the name of the ship which was my main goal - so once again the "sleuths" have delivered.
I have just been on findmypast and discovered that Francis' wife Eugenie Elizabeth travelled back to Wellington on the "Rimutaka" departing from...
I was clutching at straws with regards the date.
The report in the Timaru Herald gives a much more realistic date of arrival - 6 weeks from 1 June...
That was his occupation - I think I might have a look at outbound passenger lists to see if his wife went back to New Zealand.
Does the manifesto give the departure date from New Zealand?
The date wouldn't have been written in the American fashion by any weird chance?
Those were the ones that I had found as well.
That is the chap. I have the newspaper notice of his death in May.
Thanks for your help
Hello all, I hope your are keeping safe.
One of the ancestors I am researching left New Zealand to travel to England for a serious operation from...
Daft Bat - what on earth are you doing up at this time of day in the UK?
Thank you so much for the last two messages.
So much more food for thought and to investigate further.
Thank goodness winter is approaching...
Thank you all not only for the pointers to the differing web sites but also for moving my research forward. You have given me much more...
Thank you so very much for this, much appreciated
Definitely not on the GRO site
Thanks Wendy - I saw that on FMP but wondered about Gibraltar and Ireland. My first impression was that the Registration district should have been...
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