Tag: england

25 What is the significance of the character "j" at the end of a Roman Numeral? 2013-10-10T01:54:59.820

23 Church Censuses a one off? 2012-12-30T14:23:36.017

19 How can I establish (and describe) my confidence that the child and adult are the same person? 2012-10-31T04:15:03.673

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

18 What are Marriage Banns and how can I use them in my research? 2012-10-10T16:13:31.827

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

18 Facilitators for Adoption 2012-12-23T17:10:22.533

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

14 What records might be created in England when people are re-interred? 2014-06-20T18:13:58.047

13 How can I identify all the possible alternatives for a surname 2012-11-11T13:22:47.680

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

13 Is the term "baptism" or "christening" more accurate in old parish registers? 2014-01-26T21:18:58.860

12 Finding New York birth record from around 1804? 2012-10-11T19:26:56.273

11 How can I find out about military service in WW1 for an English veteran? 2012-10-13T13:59:47.970

11 Reducing cost of BMD Certificates in England and Wales? 2012-10-15T13:24:34.813

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

11 Citing local BMD registrations in England and Wales 2012-11-29T10:55:23.813

11 What was occupation of Viewer? 2012-12-14T14:36:25.030

11 Status of Ted Wildy's UK Marriage Witness Index? 2012-12-18T03:47:33.103

11 Strategy for distinguishing between two possible baptisms, and thus people, parents, etc.? 2013-05-01T13:15:14.753

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

11 England - What are some possible reasons an ancestor would name his accountant in his will as a beneficiary? 2020-04-12T13:33:33.523

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

10 Who are the parents of George Juden? 2015-10-06T09:06:05.767

10 Organizing geographical reference material for English parishes? 2015-11-09T21:53:45.673

10 Determining the area covered by an Enumeration District (ED) on the 1939 Register? 2015-12-01T02:06:33.147

10 England - what are some possible reasons that my ancestor only listed his daughters in his will and none of his sons? 2020-04-13T15:45:54.683

10 Why would the ages on a 1877 Marriage Certificate be so wrong? 2021-01-07T12:50:53.720

9 Applying a corrected relationship to a census on Ancestry 2012-12-12T14:55:30.593

9 Freehold and copyhold land in 18th century England? 2013-02-08T14:32:25.980

9 Using lead with discrepancies to break down brickwall? 2013-04-22T23:33:34.367

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

9 Landowning in Eighteenth Century Gloucestershire? 2014-05-21T09:48:06.800

9 Would having the exact same GRO Birth Index reference mean two children born to the same parents were twins? 2016-02-09T15:22:59.277

9 Which British Army regiment did Thomas Stretch join as a drummer boy in 1774? 2016-06-01T08:26:39.693

9 What does 'in attendance' mean on an England death certificate? 2019-06-28T13:40:01.930

8 Researching a New England sea captain prior to the US Revolution 2012-10-12T21:38:17.213

8 Day of publication of Church of England marriage banns in 1909 2012-12-28T17:08:09.430

8 Why was Flossie baptised twice (1898,1903) at Stalbridge, Dorset, England? 2013-01-23T20:15:37.703

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

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

8 Locating records of coronor's Inquests in Oxfordshire in 1909? 2013-07-23T05:36:38.343

8 What sources exist for 15th century England? 2013-08-05T01:34:53.533

8 Meaning of “dofhoadayne” in 1648 Will of William Noake from Longburton, Dorset, England? 2014-09-13T09:57:46.763

8 Deciphering an Intended Marriage from England around 1800 2014-12-21T00:45:35.687

8 Finding baptism record near Marystow, Devon, for Harriet Palmer in about 1770? 2015-05-17T04:43:08.443

8 What was the weather like? 2015-07-22T09:17:30.547

8 Reading comment in 1825 baptism register? 2015-09-13T11:16:37.037

8 Finding an elusive ancestor after the 1901 census (who may have deserted his family) 2016-01-12T20:26:30.800

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 Strategy to find death of individual with common name? 2016-09-28T12:44:45.247

8 How were absentees recorded on the Protestation Returns? 2017-04-01T15:14:45.123

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

8 What does "living 15 Rich. II" mean for the year an ancestor was alive in England? 2017-07-02T22:53:14.730

8 Where did my 2nd great-uncle William Morris go after 1914? 2017-12-12T21:00:25.500

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

8 Understanding 1939 Registration district numbers? 2018-03-28T17:46:12.010

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

8 What are some possible reasons that a father's name is missing from a birth certificate - England? 2019-05-10T07:59:43.930

7 Finding detailed UK Naval Records (1920's) 2012-10-17T23:45:37.957

7 Finding twins in England and Wales civil registrations? 2012-10-24T20:00:39.097

7 Did Carl M. Olson of Göteburg (Sweden) take 19th century photos in England, and if so, approximately when? 2012-10-31T06:56:08.127

7 What was George August Imprisoned For? 2013-01-07T18:55:05.550

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

7 Help needed reading an occupation and place name 2013-02-09T17:02:32.390

7 Conflict between Kent Online Parish Records and FamilySearch.org database - which to believe? 2013-03-28T14:21:26.380

7 Why would FamilySearch.org index be showing a person's age in a marriage, if that's not in the Parish Record? 2013-05-23T11:45:12.343

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

7 Did glaziers rescue medieval stained glass in World War II? 2013-07-23T14:21:13.940

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

7 Source data that establishes the link between two "brothers"? 2013-08-04T21:01:55.997

7 How should I refer to this church in a citation 2013-12-17T17:10:12.033

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

7 What does 1851 UK Census "Relation to Head of Family" entry that looks like "Depen" mean? 2015-02-12T19:32:07.253

7 Married couple presented for fornication in Nottinghamshire (1631)? 2015-05-02T17:45:58.607

7 Explaining major discrepancies between Bishop's Transcripts and Parish Registers? 2015-09-29T18:24:14.940

7 Average time between birth and baptism in the Church of England? 2015-10-03T21:09:16.710

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

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

7 How to tell if a will was executed as written? 2016-09-02T11:39:25.567

7 Can I determine the relationship between Mary Anne Wright (nee Harper) and Charles William Kimmons? 2016-09-20T13:10:58.877

7 What does "Occasional Copy" refer to in the new GRO Index? 2016-11-05T19:04:28.727

7 Where is the farm/hamlet of Barah in 1820s North Cornwall? 2017-01-10T23:27:56.317

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

7 How do I determine when to search for non-conformist birth/baptism records? 2018-02-04T16:56:13.757

7 How should I interpret this sequence of records? 2018-05-30T14:10:31.163

7 Where to find 1911 sub-districts in order? 2019-01-09T08:04:50.997

7 Verify facts about military service and use of alias 2019-03-03T16:17:07.703

6 Cornish parish records lost in fire? 2013-02-08T03:10:40.723

6 What happened to John White and his brother or sister? 2013-02-11T19:39:54.190

6 The vicar didn't record the baptised child's name! Now what? 2013-07-21T00:21:57.857

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

6 What Island is likely to be mentioned on 19th Century Somerset Will? 2013-10-21T08:29:22.540

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

6 Why would a family baptise at a parish but not marry or bury there? 2014-07-13T12:01:34.007