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Big ask Samuel Henry Darling b1832 Limerick

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Grace Report 24 Mar 2013 09:29

Desperate to find Samuel H between date of birth (1832) until he appears on ships in/around Cornwall Devon 1862.

I have his two marriages/children etc but cannot find him during 30 years period 1832-1862.

His father Henry is on his certificates as a mariner.

A while ago I found a Samuel Darling on The National Archives - on Governor Darling's details as an expense for a ticket for Samuel - could this be him? Cannot find this item now.

Any suggestions/advice would be gratefully received. Samuel is my gt.grandfather.

Thanking my Genes people for previous help/support.

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 24 Mar 2013 09:45

Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620-1911
about Samuel Darling
Name: Samuel Darling
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 26 Aug 1832
Baptism Date: 4 Sep 1832
Baptism Place: Adare, Limerick, Ireland
Father's Name: Henry Darling
Mother's name: Margret
FHL Film Number: 874437

England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915
about Samuel Henry Darling
Name: Samuel Henry Darling
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1834
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1909
Age at Death: 75
Registration district: Plymouth
Inferred County: Devonshire
Volume: 5b
Page: 187

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 24 Mar 2013 09:46

If he was at sea he may be on the Absent Voters list?


Grace Report 24 Mar 2013 09:48

Thanks MFG
I have these certificates but no help on their information to help me.


Grace Report 24 Mar 2013 09:49

How would I have access to these please. ?


Grace Report 24 Mar 2013 09:50

Just had a professional genealogist research but no new in formation found by them. Grrrr!

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 24 Mar 2013 09:52

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 24 Mar 2013 10:06

Grace you have another thread about this person of which I have put up the link. You should keep everything on the one thread as two on the same person is not aloud by Genes.

It makes people look up info you already have and they hav'nt found anything further on the thread from October.


Grace Report 24 Mar 2013 10:28

I realise that now MFG. I've now had him re-researched by a prof.genealogist that's why I've re-posted. What do I need to do to collate my two thingies please?


MarieCeleste Report 24 Mar 2013 11:08

Hi Grace, I've copied over your request on here to your previous thread in order to collate the two thingies.

Just in case you didn't know (and apologies if you do) but on the left hand side of these pages is a link called "My Threads" which takes you back to any thingies that you have previously started or posted on. When you want to add information or update a request just select the appropriate thingy and add to the bottom of it. If you go to the very first post on it and click "edit" you can also get back to edit the heading to reflect your update.



Grace Report 24 Mar 2013 12:59

Thanks MC fully understood - smack my hand! I'm an old hand on here but do not fully use it daily just now and then. It has been the most helpful site I must admit.

Thanks again to all of you.

p.s. would like to put a very old photo of myself instead of the silhouette - how do I do this please?


Reggie Report 24 Mar 2013 14:38

To add your photo, use the same procedure as you did when adding the flower picture