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Tabitha Report 12 May 2015 19:10

Sally so sorry to hear your news - thinking of you

I had my eye op 3 weeks ago so been resting off line. That's my excuse

We are all here for you Sally wish I was nearer for you

Take care


Old Report 12 May 2015 09:28


Armenia was great and yes I was there for the plants.

Beautiful country and very nice people. So sad that the difference between rich and poor is so extreme - and there and many poor.

Our last hotel was visited by Kim Kardashian and I got to sit in her chair - I had plenty of room. . The hotel was outstanding and we pinched ourselves to think we were staying there.

Also stayed in a Best Western in Dilijan that was amazing, plus a hotel near the Iranian border that served mine executives - very impressive.

Best part of holiday was losing weight - lost 5 lbs through walking and climbing hills. May have acquired a clicking knee as a result !



SylviaInCanada Report 12 May 2015 01:37

and I've just been hiding!!

Sally ........... so sorry to hear that your OH is not well (((xxx)))

Take care xxxx

Arthur ........... pleased to hear that the Probate business is finally completed :-)

How was Armenia?? I assume you were plant searching?

I hope you didn't overlap with the Kardashian woman's visit :-(

we're doing well. The weather is pretty good here, everything is 2-3 weeks early from spring flowers to berry fruits in the market gardens!

Our daughter and grandson arrive on Friday evening for a 1 week visit. It will be nice to see them.


Old Report 11 May 2015 14:29


Returned today from 2 weeks in Armenia

Sorry to hear the news of your OH. My thoughts are with you.



Sally Report 10 May 2015 19:45

hello all

as every one seems to be in hideing with me

I would poke my nose out

my oh is not very good at all he had a blood transfuseshon on Friday andis a little better but might go in a hospice next week

sally w <3


Old Report 17 Apr 2015 15:13


My 'cousin's' tree is uselees, the tree details I will get from the Probate Research company.

I now have my cheque and have posted to my bank account.

Sadly, my brother's cheque was sent to my sister, and her cheque was sent to my brother. My sister is currently on holiday in Spain - the wait for them goes on.

The Probate Research Company have agreed to send me a format letter to send to my 'cousin' making it clear that we would not be any way liable if subsequent claims were made on the estate. This is felt necessary as she did not eliminate all possible lines - too difficult.


Old Report 14 Apr 2015 16:38


I will get all the info from BTMR - I think Helen only has the info I gave her. (BIG SMILE)


Tabitha Report 14 Apr 2015 14:38

Lovely to hear from you Robert

Dont be a stranger - pop in more often

Well done Arthur - glad to hear its all sorted now - you will be so pleased when you do get the tree

Can they really make your cousin give you her tree if she dosn't want to?


Robert Report 14 Apr 2015 14:09

Of course you are Sally!!!


Old Report 14 Apr 2015 10:48

Had some excellent news today. My brother, sister and I will each receive £813.50 (after paying 25% to the Probate Research Company) from the estate of a second cousin.

The 'cousin' who was granted Administration by the Treasury, has decided to ignore any possible German heirs and has distributed to the six UK heirs. The sum we receive, even after we have paid the Probate Research Company is more that the 'cousin' receives.

The 'cousin' continues to be difficult and is not handling the matter as protocol demands. Having spoken to BTMR, they will pursue her further to do the right thing and provide us with all the Treasury details and any research she has done .
On my return from my holiday - starts April 26th and ends May 11th - I will receive a fully detailed package from BTMR.

Unlike some happy endings on Heir Hunters, I will not be seeking a reunion with the other heirs.


Sally Report 14 Apr 2015 09:58

Robert do you think we are :-D

glad you are well

sally w


Robert Report 14 Apr 2015 09:52

Thanks Tabitha,

Yes I am still around and fighting fit.

I look in occasionally to see whether you are all behaving yourselves.

Love to all.


Tabitha Report 10 Apr 2015 13:49

Thank you Arthur

I think Shadows needs reminding of this on occasions - esp at 2am in the morning or when he has a very mornful cry at the window at 9pm to go out & we have decided on an early night. I feel so very guilty for saying no to him - OH crys back at him

As soon as i go to the kitchen or say beddybeds he dashes out at a rate of knotts & speeds upstairs & sits on the bed waiting for us as though to say "where on earth are you i'm sitting here ready for bed & does a very big yawn"

I would really miss him if he wasn't here

Sometimes i wish i had the money to pay a professional for some of my brick walls - but then i would miss the fun of the chase - i would like a time machine - i just want a crumb so i can search in the right direction. Its so very annoying.

I hope you hear soon arthur

Anyone heard from Robert ?

Take care all


Old Report 10 Apr 2015 11:21


You have such fun with the cats in your neighbourhood. Shadow could not have found a better home.

My two keep the neighbours amused, but I rarely see any other cats.

Vikki is fine and the vet said she may have FLTU - feline lower tract urinary infection. This is when they do not really know what is the cause of her symptoms. If she didn't climb in the bath and spot, I would never know there was a problem!

Still awaiting word from either the Probate Research company or my 'cousin'. Although it is very satisfying to solve brick walls in our trees ourselves, this one is extremely difficult for an amateur - and has already been solved by the Probate Research Company.
The money is irrelevant, I want the extension to my family tree.



Tabitha Report 8 Apr 2015 13:59

Lovely to have you back Reece

Sue sounds like you have a lot of planning to do now -

Arthur - how strange with the girls I would be very worried about Vikki but think you are wise to keep an eye on her.

Its quite warm here for the time of year

Cats were good over Easter -

Over Easter both cats had a good time in the garden – at one point Ginger Nut & Shadow were stetting one paving slab away from each other both facing the same way & sitting alike.

There is another little black cat appeared - he looked very worse for wear & grizzled at me - but purred when i stroked him – I gave him the leftovers from the cats breakfast & he was very appreciative. I also told him i couldn’t look after another one as Shadow wouldn’t like it. He looked very miserable & walked off – I saw him down the road a few days later - gave him a cuddle & he went on his way. I felt really sad i couldn’t help him too – they will be calling me the mad cat woman soon.

Ginger Nut arrived in the garden with his Sister Pippa on Sunday - Normally i only see Pippa outside their house or at my neighbours house as Pippa is a regular visitor there. She is pure Tabby where as Ginger nut is Ginger tabby. Pippa now seems to arrive with Ginger Nut on a regular basis now - OH thinks she will be in too - not if Shadow can help it. He has already given her the warning glare.

Ginger Nut has a girlfriend called Kristina - she is a Bengal & lives over the road - they are always together in the sun in her front garden (when he isn’t with us) - occasionally Pippa joins them & they all look really sweet. The two girls were both washing Ginger Nut the other morning - with Lily the tortoiseshell looking on - Shadow was in the house having a snooze - he does not go over the road that i know of - he is not happy with cars.

When Shadow upset Ginger nut a few weeks ago & chased him out the house – Kristina came over to our the garden jumped on the window sill – looked in - Shadow jumped on the desk & glared at her – she gave him a full Bengal blasting & swearing session - turned her tail & walked off down the path - over the road & back home. Jumped up on her wheelie bin in the sun & had a good wash. Then she went & cuddled up to Ginger nut in the her garden & they both fell asleep together.

Kristina does not normally visit us in our garden - she comes to us outside & will jump in OH car if he is not careful - They had a Store delivery – he left the door open - she jumped in – he closed the door 7 drove off – 5 mins later he came back - opened the door she jumped out & he drove off- seems she had done it before - so he just brings her back.


Susan Report 8 Apr 2015 05:58

Hi Everyone

Reece it is so nice to see you back and so happy to hear you have settled into you new home,I hope your health sorts itself out soon for you.

We are all fine here ,Winter is on it's way back ,rain today and lots of it ,everything need a good wash so dusty everywhere.

I was going to get World Ancestry again this year but thought it a little to expensive again as I did not use it for most of last year so gone back to middle one $215.00 a year ,I did most of my tree with that membership anyway.

My Oh is now on a disability pension so no more work for him and it will give us a bit of a chance to travel some more ,and maybe a quick trip back to Uk to see all my rellies ...I do miss them a lot.

Well off again to get Grt Granddaughters Lunch.

Love to you all <3

Suex <3


SylviaInCanada Report 8 Apr 2015 05:16

Hi Reece xxxx


Sally Report 7 Apr 2015 21:21

hello reece

nice to see you nice :-D

we are getting thin on the ground pleased that you have got over all your problems and I know you are living in a lovely part of the world

perhaps Robert will pop out of his shell

sally w <3


Reece Report 7 Apr 2015 14:38

Hello to all my friends on here and thank you for your kind thoughts.

I am settled now in Dorset and have been beset by bouts of ill health and problems with the new flat, mainly leaks around doors and windows which have proved very difficult to put right. They were, I hope, all completed last week with the final coats of paint where needed. It is very comfortable, with very friendly neighbours around and the family close by. The grand daughters now 10 and 13 are delightful and, with their parents, had last summer in Australia visiting all the relations on both sides of the family. They brought back some lovely photos taken with their cousins and of the places visited.

I am trying to get back to researching but finding it slow going. I am probably near the end of what I can do and have struck a couple of "brick walls" as I'm sure you all have at some time or another.
My love and best wishes to you all.

<3 <3 <3Reece


Sally Report 7 Apr 2015 14:14

hello all
arther hope the wheather was better than ours and you got some gardening done it was cold here and very little sun but a lot better today

sue hope your oh is on the mend

and every one else is o k

sally w <3