I'd like a CD too please!
--- In Peterhead@yahoogroups.com
, Gweneth Myers <gwenethmyers@...>
> G'day Ian
> Seems like the CD is going to be a sell out before itis released.
Congratulations! Would you please add me to your list as well.
> Thanks heaps,
> Gwen Myers.
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: haworth.jill <jial@...>
> To: Peterhead@yahoogroups.com
> Sent: Tuesday, January 8, 2008 9:29:57 AM
> Subject: [Peterhead] Re: Cemetery Records at Peterhead
> Hello Ian: I would be interested in obtaining the CD's that you
> are referring to, with regards to St. Peters Old Churchyard
> and Constitution Street Cemetery. Please let me know when they are
> Jill Haworth
> --- In Peterhead@yahoogrou ps.com, "Ian Robertson" <idr@> wrote:
> > Greeting to those interested in this topic.
> > Last spring I visited Peterhead (after spending 2 days at ANESFHS
> in Aberdeen). I was looking for my Robertson ancestors prior to
> 1822. I found two items which may be of interest.
> > 1. The Record Office in Peterhead has five binders listing who is
> buried where in St Peters Old Churchyard Cemetery. One of the books
> is an alphabetical cross index to the other four books, each of
> are organized by Lair number. As six bodies may be buried within a
> lair, and because most of the records were pretty complete, you can
> get dates and names directly from the entries. Offspring are often
> identified so family relationships are often easy to decipher. I
> believe you must make a personal appearance to look at these
> and a modest fee is charged for the effort.
> > 2. While at ANESFHS, I met a Mary Robertson, who told me of her
> work to record tombstones, both at St Peters Old Churchyard
> and also at Constitution Street Cemetery. After some subsequent
> correspondence, Mary has sent me four CDs which record in both text
> and pictures ALL the monumental inscriptions found at those two
> cemeteries. With the search abilities of MS Word, family trees just
> come 'bouncing out' of the data! Mary has not yet confirmed to me
> she is organized to sell the CDs. So, if you are interested, please
> email me, and I will pass your email on to her for her attention.
> > Sincerely,
> > Ian Robertson
> > Ian D Robertson Inc
> > Delta, BC, Canada
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> > Tel: 604-943-3715
> > fax:604-943- 7391
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