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Henry Geering from Westham Sussex 1824 - 1887 approx

Henry Geering was my 3X Great Grandfather
He appears to have led a varied life, how he spent his early and final years is unclear and this is where I would like some help.
What is certain is that he came from Westham in Sussex. According to census information he was born around 1824, but I cannot find any baptism record. His parents were almost definitely Aaron William Geering 1786-1863 a wheelwright and Emma Rippington ...
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William Sutherland m Margaret Urquhart. Children?

William SUTHERLAND and Margaret URQUHART were married on 8th September 1865 in Edinburgh.
He was a Private in the 79th Highlanders. The son of James Sutherland (Pensioner) and Elizabeth MS Lofts? Tofts? (Image attached)
Margaret the dau of James URQUHART and Margaret WHITE
William must have died because Margaret then married Samuel RILEY in Kasauli, Bengal in 1870. I think I have found the death of William on 12 December 1868 (indexed on Family Search ...
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Researching ancestors in Malta?

Victoria Marie Carmelia Hill was born in Malta, around 1906, if the 1911 census is correct (she is shown as being 4 years old on the 1911 census).

On 2nd April, 1911, she was living with her father’s step father (James Woodbine) and his father’s mother (Harriett Elizabeth Hill) in Ely, Cambridgeshire. Her brother (Thomas Harold Hill, born 5th September 1909 in Ely) was also living with her.

Her father (Albert Edward Hill - born ...
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Brick wall with Charles Worthington

Can anyone help me further with completing my search for Charles Edward Worthington - Born approx. 1875 in West Bromwich to parents Charles and Caroline.

I've found him in:
1881 with rest of family lodging in West Bromwich
1891 living in Oldbury and working as a labourer
1901 in West Bromwich with apparent wife Jayne (transcribed incorrectly) and daughter May
1914-1920 - I appear to have a military record from WW1 which I have presumed ...
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What did Thomas William Wheeler die of?

What did Thomas William Wheeler die of?

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Fathers middle name?

Can anyone help me with this father's middle name. Hard to understand.

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Accessing Adoption Records

Someone who was born in 1944 and adopted in 1944 wants to find out their original name and who their birth parents were. They have their Adoption Child Register certificate which gives the date of adoption in the Wallington Juvenile Court in Surrey. They also have a birth certificate that gives their adopted name, sex, date of birth and place of birth as England. The forenames may or may not be their birth names. Looking ...
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Relative possibly in Royal American Shows

This is long so please bear with me... I am researching my husband's great grandfather and great uncle who seem to have just disappeared off the face of the earth after the 1930's census. His Great Grandfather was Edward James Hart born in Harlesden, Middlesex, England between 1891 and 1892. His parents were George and Mary Ann (Hopkins) Hart. A niece of his said they referred to him as Uncle Ted. He emigrated to America ...
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can anyone see a birth Alice MORSE, MURICE or MAURICE or MEURICE, or MORRIS or other variant in about 1867, Halifax Yorks.
and, her whereabouts in 1871.


in the 1881 census, the daughters of Isaac and Susannah, Esther 19 and Fanny 16 are lodging in Cheshire. both giving their occupation as Actress. With them is 14 year old Alice MORSE born Halifax, Yorkshire. Also an Actress.

Now- in the divorce petition of Susannah MORSE ...
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Too many Daniel FLAVELLs

Two pairs of Daniel FLAVELLS lived in the Sedgley area of Staffodshire
1. Daniel baptised 16 Apr 1722 to Thomas and Mary and Daniel baptised 28 Apr 1723 to Daniel and Mary.
Their fathers were brothers. One married a Sarah (marriage not found) about 1752 and had 3 known children before 1763.
But which Daniel was this?
2. Daniel baptised 22 Mar 1772 to Stephen and Hannah and Daniel baptised 1 Aug 1773 to Jonah ...
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