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DURHAM RECORDS OFFICE Lookups CLOSED FOR TIME BEIN

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Kate Shaw

Kate Shaw Report 30 Mar 2006 18:50

Thanks - I'm looking forward to seeing if you find any info. Hope you feel better soon. Kate

Perpetually

Perpetually Report 31 Mar 2006 02:42

Hi Mo, Can you give me some general information? I'm not asking for a look-up (yet) but I would like to know if Howdon would be recorded as such or is it part of a 'bigger' area. Anne.

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 31 Mar 2006 10:48

Closed ************************************************************************** I have plenty of Lookups to do now next week.... ************************************************************************** Mo

Emily

Emily Report 2 Apr 2006 21:58

Edith Price Elliott Born 1912 Any information on Children she had or marriaqes would be qreat Hit a brick wall and would like to find her. Edith is my Nans sister and since both My nan and mum haue died it would be nice to trace her relations.Thanks for your help Emily

Lindsey

Lindsey Report 2 Apr 2006 23:23

Hi Maureen Thanks for the offer. I am looking for the maiden name of Mary who was married to William Snowdon. She was born in 1823 and they had their first child in 1859 so I think they would have been married about 1857-58. William was baptised at Stella Roman Catholic Church, Co Durham but I don't know where Mary was baptised. Lindsey

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 2 Apr 2006 23:29

I'm taking no new lookups on... Had a Beareavement in the family.. My Aunt has Died... Mo

Jacqui

Jacqui Report 3 Apr 2006 00:10

Mo Sorry to hear about your Aunt. Best wishes to you and all your family. take care Jacqui

Linda

Linda Report 3 Apr 2006 08:39

Hi Being very new at this, Coming from Scotland now living in Australia and just found out my grandfather and family were all born in Durham and not Glasgow as everyone believed Im not too sure if you can help me. Here Goes Looking for birth or babtism details for Ralph Marshall born 1887 in Chester Le Street Durham. Father Ralph, Mother Mary. I would like to know if the name is actually Stephen Ralph Marshall and not just Ralph Marshall or if this Stephen Ralph Marshall is a totally different person and Im barking up the wrong tree with this one (dont think so tho) You see as far as we knew his name was Ralph but on his marriage, death and sons death certificates in Scotland it states his name as Stephen Ralph Marshall?? Thanks in anticipation Linda

Vivienne

Vivienne Report 3 Apr 2006 13:00

Maureen, Thank you for kind offer. Would It be possible for you to look up a wedding for me? Thomas Maddison Married Mary Whyms? ( a lot of misspelling of Whyms) Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter 1876. Sunderland. Co. Durham, Tyne And Wear. Vol 10a. Page 793. I have sent for Cert from 1837. But they can't find it!!! Yet It is on there. Other spelling of Whyms I have come across are Weims, Weymess. Mary was born In New castle, abt 1857. Father possibley called Robert, mother Ann. Hope I have given enough info. Many thanks. Vivienne.

Vivienne

Vivienne Report 3 Apr 2006 13:03

Maureen. Just read your last message. Very sorry to hear your bad news. sorry for posting my request. Regards Vivienne.

Linda

Linda Report 3 Apr 2006 22:41

Hi Sorrry to hear about your loss Linda

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 5 Apr 2006 19:05

My Mind just has not been on the Job Today.. Angela Field St John the Evangalist's Church, Brandon. 7th November 1896 William Bone, aged 25, bachelor, Occ. Cartman, residence Chester le Street. Father Thomas Bone, Occ. Moulder. Caroline Colwell, aged 21, spinster, residence Brandon Village. Father Alfred Colwell, Occ. Gardiner. William makes X his mark and Caroline signs her name. Witnesses Alfred Colwell and Maggie Colwell, both sign.

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 5 Apr 2006 19:22

Susan Hazzard There's no marriage at Swallwell for Thomas and Elizabeth Snaith.. So looks like it could be the Newcastle marriage... The baptisms are not much help either.. no mothers maiden name on any of them... Hannah details as on IgI of Swalwell Father Occupation Salamonder Maker? Margaret details as on IgI of Swalwell Father's occupation Sublimer? Alice details as on IgI of Derwent Haugh Ryton Parish. Fathers occupation Salamoniac Maker. Mary details as on IgI of Derwent Haugh. Father's occupation Sal-Almon=iac Maker Thomas details as on IgI of Derwent Haugh. Father's occupation Salalmoniac Maker George details as on IgI of Derwent Haugh. Father's occupation Labourer. Alice details as on IgI of Derwent Haugh Father's Occupation Salalmoniac Maker.. No Sign of Ann and god knows what that occupation is.. The George Burdess marriage St Stephen's Church, Willington. 26th September 1868 Joanna Hardy, aged 16, spinster, residence Willington. Father Thomas Hardy, Occ. Pitman. George Burdess, aged 21, bachelor, Occ. Pitman, residence Willington. Father William Burdess, Occ. Pitman Both make X their mark Witnesses William Burdess who signs and Thomas Hardy who makes X his mark.. Mo

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 5 Apr 2006 19:28

Maureen Marshall St Michael and All Angel's Church, Houghton le Spring 7th December 1823 James son of Robert and Mary Stewart of West Herrington. Father's occupation Pitman. also 7th October 1821 William 12th March 1826 William 20th July 1828 Mary 10th October 1830 Thomas all to same parents as above.. also this marriage at same church.. 14th April 1821 Robert Stewart = Mary Melvin... If these are the right ones let me know.. Mo

Sue

Sue Report 5 Apr 2006 19:31

Thanks for your time Maureen... It must of been difficult for you considering your recent loss.. My thoughts are with you and your family... Sue x

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 5 Apr 2006 19:38

Nicky Tanfield is on the IgI and Indexed.. Penshaw born 26th September 1797 Bap 29th October 1797 Edward son of Thomas and Ann born 16th August 1800 bap 30th November 1800 Edward son of Edward and Martha born 22nd May 1812 Bap 4th October 1812 Edward son of Jos and Ann Thought I would let you make up your mind on which was the right one.. Mo

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 5 Apr 2006 19:42

Anne the Yankee St Mary the Virgin's Church, Fir Tree 6th August 1870 Joseph Lee, aged 21, bachelor, Occ. Pitman, residence Houden. Father William Lee, Occ. Labourer. Janet Armstrong, aged 17, spinster, residence Houden. Father William Armstrong, Occ. Pitman. Joseph Signs his name Janet Makes X her mark Witnesses John Armstrong and Henry Waggett who both sign

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 5 Apr 2006 19:50

Thanks Sue Wish Friday was over with.. She was the last of the Aunts...so sad really.. but at least she will be out of pain..she has battled with Cancer for the last 14 years and has been so Jolly and has always made the most of her time.. Just last week she said she was not ready to go yet... Thanks for your kind words Mo

****Nicky

****Nicky Report 5 Apr 2006 20:08

Hi Mo. Sorry to hear of your loss. Thanks for still doing these look ups, yes I now have to decide which is 'mine'. Hope Friday goes ok for you. Nicky

~*~ Mo

~*~ Mo Report 6 Apr 2006 09:22

Thanks Nicky Mo