- Thanks Steve - much appreciated. Iain ... From: Steve Broekmann To: Peterhead@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, July 31, 2011 7:43 PM Subject: RE: [Peterhead] Re:Message 1 of 4 , Aug 1, 2011View SourceThanks Steve - much appreciated.Iain----- Original Message -----From: Steve BroekmannSent: Sunday, July 31, 2011 7:43 PMSubject: RE: [Peterhead] Re: Sea related jobs 1825
Its a good question. So I Yahood for an explanation. The answer is OPRs, I think, as indicated in the previous post on 29 November 2002 in reply to Alex, who asked the same question. It reads:.
Re: [Peterhead] Sea related jobs
Hi Alex, thanks for your message.
I have so many people related to the sea, I took the names from the OPR and
posted them, maybe they would help someone else also.
Before the census in 1841 there was no real way of finding out about
people's jobs and the OPR does'nt have many death's, so if they died before
1841 your stuck.
These years are years their children were baptised, hence how I got their