On 23/08/2007, at 5:07 AM, ugiepark1 wrote:
> Hi Carol,
> I saw the Peterhead Episcopal Records at the Aberdeen & N.E. F.H.S. on
> King Street, Aberdeen. Someone had transcribed them and they were
> on "hard copy", but they only covered 1820 - 1850 if I remember
> I copied some of them, as I was interested in Peterhead Shipmasters.
> It's quite possible that the original JOHN died and that they used the
> name subsequently for another child. I have encountered this several
> times in my researches.
> Best Regards...............Alex Ritchie
While we are discussing church records, does anybody know anything
about records of the Methodist Church in Peterhead? Many of my
Peterhead ancestors were Methodists, and I am wondering if this is
why I have quite often been unable to find records of pre-1855 births
and marriages in the OPR database at ScotlandsPeople. Would the
Methodist church records be preserved anywhere? Have they been