Help needed with handwriting, please

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  1. AnnB

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    My two penn'orth -
    Phelim Lamplugh
    Farmer
    (deceased)
     
  2. Steve Bumstead

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    I se Phebius (for Phoebus?) but I too would like to see more of the document. Certainly Lamplugh as a surname
     
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    Will we ever find out?:nailbiting::nailbiting::nailbiting:
     
  4. Archie's Mum

    Archie's Mum Always digging up clues

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    Oops sorry.....wrong post
     
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    Archie's Mum Always digging up clues

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    This is Top Dog. Of course we will.:)
     
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    A clue:

    The column heading is from a Scottish death certificate. ;)
     
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    mugwortismy cat Tenacious to the End!

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    yes, I noticed that

    just to say I agree with all of the above :D i.e. i can't decipher the first name either :p
     
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  8. Bay Horse

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    Bit late to the party and viewing on my phone, but I see it as Philius (Lamplugh).

    That sounds a bit like a post-op complication though. :oops:
     
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    :eek::D
     
  10. Dogsday

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    This will be Ann Stables, nee Lamplugh's, fathers' name, he was a deceased Farmer at the time of Ann's death in 1874. I can read all the record except the Christian Name, I think it should be William as on the marriage to Robert Stables in 1821
     

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    Maybe it's William in latin but the writer wasn't sure of the spelling. Not that I know latin. :rolleyes:
     
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    Good thought. ;) The Latin for William is Gulielmus, so maybe....
     
  13. Dogsday

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    That's what I hoped, lousy writer he was :( Thank you all for your efforts :D
     
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    I think now it is Wil(l)iam - not sure if it's a truncated second 'l' or not. Compare the W with the one in Widow
     
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    I agree with you Steve - the Wi in Widow and William are the same, then comes a little ‘l’ then a normal ‘l’, then the ‘i’, then a badly formed ‘a’, then the ‘m’. :)
     
  16. Dogsday

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    Yea :D:D:D:D:D:D:D
     
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    The dots for the i's look to be in the right places too, great sorted :)
     
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    I see Ahelius Lamplugh Iannucci. Could it be Aurelius? I found lots of strange spellings of Theadosia Cocksworth in my tree. Could me w Thelius or Thebus
     
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    Sorry,came late to this post and it probably is the Latin version of William
     
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