One way to obtain free certificate information would be for all family historians who have purchased certificates to donate this information to a GRO Index of Births, Marriages & Deaths so that it can be shared amongst fellow researchers. There is already an excellent (free of charge) system in place in which individuals can donate and view certificate information, the facility is mostly unknown amongst the genealogical community, and yet, most of us have heard ...
Marriage Certificate: John Pilgrim, 25 years, bachelor, train car conductor, 18 Dundas Street, Laister Dyke, son of John Pilgrim, farm labourer. Isabella Leach, 18 years, spinster, weaver, 37 Dundas Street, Laister Dyke, dau. of Joseph Leach, warp dresser. Married by banns at Parish Church of Bradford, Yorkshire. Witnesses: Grace Leach and Joseph Booth.
Death: Lydia Nuttall, age year 4 months, dau. of Samuel Nuttall, coalminer. Died 13 July 1883 at 35 Lever Street, Little Lever, Bolton, Lancashire. Death reported by S. Nuttall, father. Cause of death: teething & diarrhea.
Death: Lydia Nuttall, age 78 years, widow of James Nuttall, calico print works labourer. Died 14 May 1924 at 48 Club Row Street Tottington (Reg. Dist. Ramsbottom/Bury), Lancashire. Death reported by N. Nuttall, son. Cause of death: arterio sclerosis, gangrene & senile decay.