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Lorraine Report 4 Feb 2011 14:31


sorry nothing for john


Lorraine Report 4 Feb 2011 14:44


The usa cenus is 1880 and I cant find any of them on it

nor can i find a passenger listing for alice or arthur

cant find a birth for floria in usa

as she is born out of wedlock i also searched under finch but nothing
I wonder if she was Adopted ?



val1963 Report 4 Feb 2011 19:01


Thanks for the info for Calderwood's

I appreciate your help

Many Thanks


Derek Report 4 Feb 2011 19:43

Wow.Lorraine! thanks for the lengths to which you have gone!! Very cpmprhensive..Thank you. if you ever need any help in Derbyshire just ask!



Sally Report 4 Feb 2011 21:25

hello lorraine

my snsere thanks as well derekwas helping meas anie argyle nee purdy is my reletive


sally w


Pappa Report 5 Feb 2011 06:32

Many thanks for looking,



Sally Report 5 Feb 2011 15:22

hello lorraine

please may i ask if you can find the pasenger list for annre purdygoing to canada in1912 she travelled on her own to marry charles argyle who you kindly looked up for derek

thankyou sally w


Lorraine Report 5 Feb 2011 17:21


Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
about Annie Purdy
Name: Annie Purdy
Gender: Male
Age: 23
Estimated birth year: abt 1889
Date of Arrival: 1 Apr 1912
Vessel: Canada
Search Ship Database: View the 'Canada' in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Port of Arrival: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Roll: T-4742

travelling alone
going to isabella manitoba
occupation clerk


Sally Report 5 Feb 2011 19:09

hello lorraine

thankyou does not sound enough but i am so plased with all the hard work you have done for me with this family

sally w


Lorraine Report 5 Feb 2011 23:06



Gerry Report 5 Feb 2011 23:51

Thank you for your efforts Lorraine

Gerry :-))


Lorraine Report 7 Feb 2011 22:28



Lorraine Report 8 Feb 2011 23:08



Barbara Report 9 Feb 2011 09:06

Hi Lorraine im looking for info on my Grandfathers birth in Saskatchewan Canada , he was born in 1899, his Parents thinking im right Mother from Limerick in Ireland , Father Hamersmith London , My grandfathers name was Herbert Patrick Smith , Regards Barbara.


Lorraine Report 10 Feb 2011 19:20


i cant find him on a census with the birth year around 1899 and parents born where you say

do you know his parents names


Lorraine Report 12 Feb 2011 12:37



Lorraine Report 24 Feb 2011 00:56


cant find a birth for him nor can i find him on a census with parents born where you say

do you know his parents names please


Lorraine Report 31 Mar 2011 10:23



Lorraine Report 25 Jul 2011 22:31

Hi all been away for a while now back and willing to carry on with look ups for USA and Canada

As before please give as much info as you can think and bear in mind that unlike the UK you cannot access more recent records for USA and Canada.



MeJoy75 Report 26 Jul 2011 09:27

Hi Lorraine,

Nice to see you back. Hope that you may be able to help me, I have already asked this question on 1269258

Can you please see if you can find Alice Copperthwaite c1864 and her two children Charles Cuthbert c1891 and Gertrude c1893 born Sth. America, returning to England from America between 1895 - 1901, they are listed on the 1901 Census.

Thanks, Joy