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21 JAN

technical difficulties

Category: Genealogy Update

Sorry for the delay getting the new photos from Hannah Newsome up on the site. I think I need to convert them to jpeg and then it will work. Meanwhile I'm also having trouble getting a scan to Peter Calver at Lost Cousins: my cousin has very kindly given me a vaccination certificate for her father. I'd never seen one before though in theory every person in th

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13 JAN


Category: News

I've got the results of my DNA test from Ancestry. It confirms that Jean Davis and  I are close relatives and I think I've found a Hanlon relative on Mum's side. I've sent messages to a Bennett and to an Adam as well. If there is anyone else reading who has taken the test maybe they would let me know. 


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06 JAN


Category: Genealogy Update

I've been exploring Find My Past's newspaper access and it's proven quite useful, especially regarding Charles Douglas and his family- as we have a LOT of Charles Douglases I should say that this is the son of William Douglas, brother of MY Charles Douglas the blacksmith. This Charles lived 1874-1945 and had lots of descendants in the Angus/Aberdeenshire

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