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RE: [JohnstonAustralia] FW: Johnstone Family

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  • Lorna & Brian Jones
    Hello Pat May I suggest you try the 1851 census for Scotland which is now searchable on http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk for a small fee. It is free to
    Message 1 of 2 , Mar 26, 2006
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      Hello Pat

      May I suggest you try the 1851 census for Scotland which is now searchable
      on http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk for a small fee. It is free to
      register and search but you need to pay before you can view the records.

      Good luck
      Lorna

      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: JohnstonAustralia@yahoogroups.com
      > [mailto:JohnstonAustralia@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Les Hewett
      > Sent: Monday, 27 March 2006 5:59 AM
      > To: JohnstonAustralia@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [JohnstonAustralia] FW: Johnstone Family
      >
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      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Pat Cheetham [mailto:patcheetham@...]
      > Sent: Sunday, 26 March 2006 7:23 a.m.
      > To: DUMFRIES-GALLOWAY-L@...
      > Subject: Johnstone Family
      >
      > My name is Pat and I live in Sussex UK. I am searching for
      > my maternal great-grandfather. James Johnstone according to
      > the 1891 English census he was born in Stranraer in 1842/3,
      > his wife Mary was also born in Scotland in Castle Douglas in
      > 1842/43. This is far as I can get, they don't appear to be
      > listed in the 1881/71/61 English census. I know that Mary
      > was 40 in 1883 when she had my grandfather John Wilson
      > Johnstone, she also had a daughter Margaret born 1867, so
      > they must have moved to England either before they married or
      > soon after. Looking at JWJ little army book he also had a
      > sister called Annie and maybe a brother James. . Have done
      > well with my husbands family Cheetham go back to 1759 His
      > mother was a White and we have got back to 1740. My Paternal
      > grandmothers father James Nelson was also born in Scotland in
      > 1822, don't know where.
      > If anyone has any ideas where I go from here I would be most
      > grateful, I am planning to go to Edinburgh later in the year,
      > but I gather that I have to book a search place?
      > Many thanks Pat
      >
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