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I don't know if any one can help? - I can't find anything on IGI.
I'm looking for a marriage between William Bayley b 1813-4, West Brom and Esther Giles b 1813-4, Darleston. Their oldest son (according to 1841 census) was born in 1838, so that should put their marriage anywhere between...
I desperately need some suggestions!!!!
I'm researching Mary Hannah Nock who is definately born in 4th Q 1837 and definatley married in 1862 to Thomas Cooper. She also uses the H of Hannah in her name in census's after her marriage, apart from one where there is an "A". But can I find her family...
Not sure if there is a better place in the forum to ask this one - I am after the will of an anscestor that died in 1872 and lived in Heath Rd, Harbourne. I had found transcripts of wills on Genuki for a branch of my tree in Herefordshire and they gave invaluable info, which I'm hoping to find...
My grandfather was under the impression that his grandfather, James Mountford, worked for Tangyes as a engineer. The 1871 census shows that he was an engineer machinist employing 2 men and a boy. Does any one know if there is any way I could check past employees of tangyes?
I would be extreeeeeemly grateful if someone could look up the following for me:-
Louisa Jones born 1840 - IGI shows a Louisa Jones born 21 Jan 1840 christened 2 March 1840 at St Martins. Her father is William Jones, a tool maker. 1841 census has Louisa, daughter of William Jones, a tool...