Tag: 19th-century

32 What does it mean if cause of death is listed as "Insanity" in late 1800s? 2012-11-21T04:54:43.487

21 What does three small rings in a triangle mean in a Swedish parish registers? 2012-11-04T15:01:57.077

19 What constitutes Employment in Labour of a Child in England & Wales? 2013-01-04T12:30:35.463

18 What is the earliest age a boy in England could get married in the 1800s? 2012-10-21T21:03:17.127

17 Did son-in-law have a different meaning in mid-19th century England? 2012-12-07T01:36:30.020

16 Locating an elusive UK birth record (Mary Ann Harper born circa 1865 possibly Dudley, England)? 2012-10-10T14:49:53.177

15 What is this Delaware marriage document? 2013-02-12T16:26:43.383

14 Locating New England telegraph man (Lemuel Keyser Preston) ca1850? 2012-11-07T17:43:59.673

14 Who established the Wagga Country Fire Brigade? 2013-01-09T13:49:12.263

13 What does "Effects under" refer to on proving a will? 2013-01-04T13:39:42.840

13 Andrew Wilson remains an enigma 2013-01-31T01:15:54.727

12 How to Trace Ancestors to Switzerland 2012-11-28T13:52:39.397

11 How did the lives of Worcestershire nail-makers change 1840-1880? 2012-11-02T06:58:39.193

11 What convict records for Australia exist? 2013-01-04T13:16:05.103

11 Breaking through brick wall with circumstantial evidence? 2013-07-15T21:43:16.027

11 Could an Ohio resident be in the Indiana militia? (Timeline resolution) 2014-08-05T00:48:47.720

11 How can I distinguish between name changes and missing records? 2018-02-12T13:52:45.213

10 Merchant marine - how to research people who worked on ships? 2012-10-23T13:47:21.760

10 How likely is it that the England & Wales Census would be wrong about an age by ten years? 2012-12-30T06:54:25.620

10 Tracing Elizabeth Watson of Winchelsea, Sussex after 1815? 2013-01-04T11:18:47.703

10 Did 19th century English women sometimes change the first name they used? 2013-12-01T07:28:03.103

9 Identifying Lemuel K. Preston's 1830s-era birth place of "Broome, L. C."? 2012-10-28T21:17:25.040

9 Would there be 1830-1850 US naturalization records for children born Canada to parents born in US when relocating back to US? 2012-10-29T21:42:21.123

9 What would 'not educated' mean? 2013-01-10T09:33:11.430

9 Sources for late 19th and early 20th century Belgium and France? 2013-02-17T15:38:04.860

9 Who are the Ancestors of William Yensull? 2013-05-01T14:36:58.627

9 Is there a comprehensive repository of pre-1841 local censuses in Britain available online? 2013-07-06T13:20:15.280

9 Who would someone in convict shipping to Australia (ca 1830s-1840s) have worked for? 2013-10-09T22:34:29.573

9 Finding evidence for divorce of Hugh Sillars and Agnes Macculloch in mid-19th Century Scotland? 2014-08-16T04:35:22.360

9 What is uniform worn by Herr Schedler in photo taken late 19th century in Hannover? 2014-12-13T11:36:33.257

9 Finding vital records in Upper Silesia (Prussia/Germany)? 2015-06-23T19:24:56.787

9 How were the beneficiaries of the 1872 Will of Mary Rogers related? 2016-08-16T15:44:24.293

8 Migration route from New Hampshire to Ohio ca1810-1816? 2012-10-09T23:46:07.553

8 Was Ellis Island the only immigration inspection station in New York in the 1880's? 2012-10-13T23:09:13.387

8 What is the significance of a "right of dower" in this 1830s era deed (Ohio/New Hampshire, USA)? 2012-10-23T17:56:08.550

8 How can I link (or separate) the Civil War soldier and the photographer? 2012-10-25T14:15:02.923

8 Searching for registries of persons who were born in Portugal or Brazil 1850-1930? 2012-11-07T17:23:49.253

8 What were the rules about Massachusetts town marriage intentions ca 1811? 2012-11-18T15:54:22.307

8 What does "Do agt for" mean in Georgia Property Tax Digests? 2012-12-07T19:01:00.927

8 How to find Indentured Servants in Buffalo, NY or Canada? 2012-12-08T21:33:30.087

8 Old German script. What is the wife's name in this 1837 baptismal ledger from Stark County, Ohio? 2013-01-04T16:38:08.420

8 How much did people travel in the early 1800's? 2013-02-08T03:28:45.347

8 Elinor is a Hassall (identifying a Welsh woman born in the late 18th century from a single record) 2013-03-03T17:36:54.603

8 How can I assess the statistical probability that an individual is the one I seek? 2013-07-16T15:49:36.787

8 19th Century Debtors Prison Records, London 2016-05-18T18:39:53.463

8 Where is Mary Elizabeth Richardson in the UK 1891 Census? 2016-06-07T10:19:20.753

8 Lunacy - what does it mean? 2016-10-18T07:06:02.910

8 What happened to the 1896 London census records? 2017-04-07T23:33:48.357

8 What proportion of the births or baptisms of children were recorded in early nineteenth century England? 2018-02-04T17:00:47.833

8 What is written over some of these Irish birth records? 2018-07-29T19:35:43.873

8 Interpreting a Freemasons' Lodge Register 2018-08-10T13:09:04.927

7 Tracing fathers of illegitimate children in Scotland in the 1870's? 2012-10-10T21:53:20.273

7 Locating 18th/19th century grave in Massachusetts? 2012-11-20T21:20:18.887

7 Getting from New York to Chicago in the late 1800s 2012-12-26T05:04:33.297

7 What was the nature of record keeping for land ownership in the Pfalz prior to the introduction of the cadastre/Kataster system? 2013-01-07T07:12:51.617

7 Is there an alternative to the National Archive of Scotland for 19th century Scottish prison records? 2013-01-15T09:46:24.157

7 How might a "nurse-child" have been placed with their carers? 2013-01-15T12:16:39.177

7 Seeking birth or adoption record for adopted ancestor in 1860s USA? 2013-03-16T15:06:30.690

7 What determined which prisoners sentenced to transportation were actually transported? 2013-05-24T18:03:03.047

7 Finding the Fatherless Feathers 2013-07-30T00:33:11.793

7 First wife / birth mother left out of history? 2013-12-17T19:53:27.920

7 Is FreeBMD complete for England in the 1880s? (Or, finding Annie Louise Deady) 2014-05-11T06:55:50.457

7 Were British Army families stationed overseas enumerated in any Census returns? 2014-07-26T19:19:04.643

7 Washington County, Ohio in the 1810 Census 2014-07-30T20:01:04.837

7 Where to find Brazil immigration records of ancestor from Italy? 2015-03-30T07:08:12.490

7 Reading given name of German great-grandaunt? 2015-11-11T23:05:23.240

7 What records of smallpox vaccination exist? 2015-12-14T18:37:36.410

7 Making sense of conflicting death dates for Juliet D. (Strong) Wilder? 2016-05-24T20:45:33.263

7 Are there records for Whitecross Debtors Prison Turnkeys in 19th Century London? 2016-06-02T15:57:58.033

7 What is this place in County of York on UK War Office Marriage Record? 2017-09-03T10:15:29.747

7 British citizens in Morocco 19th century? 2017-09-04T11:38:27.603

7 Formulating a strategy to locate a marriage 2018-01-06T15:55:19.023

6 Learning great-grandmothers maiden name when courthouse burned down? 2012-10-24T16:51:33.950

6 How do I locate records about my German speaking immigrants from Alsace, France? 2012-10-25T00:32:49.880

6 Finding origin of Samuel Brierton (Brereton) born about 1800 in Pennsylvania (perhaps Illinois)? 2013-03-13T18:10:26.530

6 Marriage tax in the Rhineland under Prussian rule 2013-06-05T16:13:29.410

6 Mary and Mally: were they used interchangeably in Yorkshire in the late 18th century? 2013-08-04T05:42:22.067

6 Why did the executor or administrator for somebody dying intestate in UK in 1800s have to pay a bond? 2013-09-30T01:11:10.000

6 How to find death record from late 19th century New York (State)? 2014-03-16T15:59:28.513

6 Kit Carson & John Fremont expedition members 2014-05-04T06:14:22.843

6 Finding Devon parish marriage records? 2014-06-08T15:34:50.313

6 Historical records of money transfers for emigration (Remittance) from England? 2014-06-22T17:04:20.973

6 Interpreting tours of duty on British Army service records? 2014-07-27T18:18:40.570

6 Learning German scripts (handwriting and printing) used in 19th century records 2014-11-04T19:37:57.987

6 How are the grandchildren related to the head of household in this census? 2014-11-25T00:49:07.077

6 Determining if family member was Freemason in 1800s? 2014-12-26T03:44:36.907

6 Reading handwriting of David L. Aldrich's Occupation in 1860 Census? 2015-03-07T18:18:18.670

6 Where to find information about a 19th c. Louisiana/Mississippi circuit judge 2015-09-16T16:03:26.213

6 Finding church records for the Kuck family in GrudziÄ…dz, Bydgoszcz, Poland? 2015-12-01T16:39:00.367

6 Original Spelling(s) of Polish surname anglicized as Shemynski? 2016-03-09T19:13:56.270

6 What are the dates on these documents? 2016-05-05T16:13:36.680

6 Military Record is the first sign of existence 2016-11-18T09:30:54.063

6 Correlating military and civil records for one or two individuals 2017-01-02T00:17:54.767

6 Finding parents for ancestor born in 1820 at New York who has no birh record? 2017-03-29T03:20:50.243

6 Analyzing Wurttemberg church records discovered via FamilySearch? 2017-04-14T16:23:07.850

6 Determining relationship between James Stanford Scott and John Stanford Girdler? 2017-06-06T19:20:01.227

6 How did two birth records from the same sub-district end up in different districts? 2017-11-22T16:29:00.303

6 Looking for information about Anna Oldag (*10 Oct 1866 in Warmbrunn) 2018-01-20T21:59:06.780

6 Finding records of Spanish ancestor born 1839 in Catalonia? 2018-04-26T04:13:11.453