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Re: DNA from Peterhead

Hi Barbara, Thank you so much for your advise. I did upload my DNA file to Gedmatch and it looks like you and I have a common ancestor!!!!! I am sending you
familyhunter57
Aug 26
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6137

Re: Murrays of Peterhead

G'day Owen I have an Alexander Murray married to Janet lumsden. His headstone in Peterhead Old Kirkyard South Rd states Alexander was "Lost in St George's
carlnbarb23
May 14
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6136

Re: Murrays of Peterhead

The contact seem to have been edited out there. I use g mail. Look for my Harrison family tree if you're on Ancestry, which is where all the Murray is, and I
eejitowen
May 6
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6135

Murrays of Peterhead

Hello just a quick intro. I'm (remotely) related to the Murrays of Peterhead and have been researching the brothers John William Murray & Alexander Murray Jnr.
eejitowen
May 6
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6134

Re: DNA from Peterhead

Thank you - I will look into that this week!! Fingers are crossed that there will be matches!
familyhunter57
Apr 2
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6133

Re: DNA from Peterhead

I also recommend uploading to Gedmatch. There definitely are people with Peterhead ancestry who have uploaded there, and I recognise one forum member (not a
Rachael McDouall
Apr 2
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6132

Re: Brig JANE GEARY of 1840

Amazon has it. On 04/01/2017 11:04 AM, 'Dr. Peter-Michael Pawlik' pmp-bremen@... ... -- Sent From My Desktop
William E Scheyer
Apr 1
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6131

(no subject)

I have just learnt that Peterhead had a ship building industry and wondered if any ship left Peterhead for South Australia? Look forward to any help with this
minbalup@...
Apr 1
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6130

Re: DNA from Peterhead

Wow. 9000 is a lot of matches. Unfortunately, you can’t really dismiss them all. While you get 50% of your DNA from each parent you don’t automatically get
Christine Tregonning
Apr 1
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6129

Re: Brig JANE GEARY of 1840

Was this registered in Peterhead or just built in Peterhead? B
Sam Daniel
Apr 1
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6128

Re: Williams and Strachan of Peterhead

My suggestions of the marriage and death for Frederick obviously gave you the names of the parents; interestingly there is a Sarah PHILLIPS married to a Samuel
Barbara Dawes
Apr 1
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6127

Re: Williams and Strachan of Peterhead

Unfortunately, Fred Williams was born in England and hence Scotlandspeople.gov.uk, or even Ancestry, is unhelpful as I cannot find him. The data that I do
Sam Daniel
Apr 1
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6126

Re: Brig JANE GEARY of 1840

Best option would be to contact the Buchan Family History Society in Peterhead at https://www.buchanroots.scot/ Anyone with roots in the area should be a
Barbara Dawes
Apr 1
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6125

Brig JANE GEARY of 1840

Hi, everybody! Kevin posted in 2005 (long ago!): While at the Peterhead library I photocopied the index of the vessels built in Peterhead from 1837-1885, taken
Dr. Peter-Michael Pawlik
Apr 1
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6124

Re: Williams and Strachan of Peterhead

Sam, I should have done this first (you too!) I just did a search on: Frederick Williams born 1864 +/- 5 years Aberdeenshire, Scotland What came up in the 1891
Barbara Dawes
Apr 1
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