|22 June 2018||Dear fellow history lovers, What is a letter of reference or introduction? What good could it do for a person to have a good letter? I have a young man, Mr. Nugent, from Ireland arriving in New York City with a letter of reference to a NYC lawyer,|
|20 June 2018||I have a draper. In the 1860s through 1900, what kinds of cloth could he have sold? Thank you. So far I have Irish linen, American cotton. And what is poplin? What were these clothes used for? I have linen for suits and dresses, cotton for dress|
|08 June 2018||Are you related to Herbert Ernest Futter? Born in Norwich in 1917. For some reason unknown to me my aunt had a collection of personal papers belonging to Herbert. He is not related to me so would love to return it to his family.|
|04 June 2018||Trying to find more information on James Corps from the 1850s he was an organ builder in Norwich and had a factory somewhere in Norwich|
|03 June 2018||Trying to find birth of Benjamin Helsden b. c1756 married and died in Sparham, but no positive info on parents or where born.|
|30 May 2018||John Page b. Ellingham 1739, married first Judith Mitchel, then Mary Sims. Parents John Page (snr) and Mary Little. Does anyone know more about JP snr and/or Pages of Ellingham?|
|30 May 2018||I am researching this strand of my family tree. I know they came from Tivetshall St Mary and tivetshall St Margaret. My great grandfather was Frederick born in 1856 Tivetshall St margaret- his father William (spelt Lighton) and mother Ann Lighton ( former|
|22 May 2018||I apologize for asking in the wrong county. We Harrisons of Ireland and Norfolk may have an Irish Harrison who attended Oxford University in the 1650s. Whom would I contact at Oxford for a record on a former student, who attended university there? I wo|
|20 May 2018||Wondering if there are any CANHAMS still residing in the Norfolk area? We have many in Western New York State. Happy to exchange information. Also, will the GDPR cause the loss of your site?|
|11 May 2018||Have a lot of old mags back to 2002, available to any researcher, preferably within the Durham area.|
|08 May 2018||Hope someone can help. I am trying to find the marriage record for John Bindley and Elizabeth Esther Nichols. Nothing has been found with NORS search. Date of marriage Dec 21-23 1888. Believed to have married at St Mark's Lakenham.|
|06 May 2018||South lopham, Fersfield and Bressingham. Why were they sometimes called Bradstreet and other times Abbott c1700-c1900|
|04 May 2018||We Harrisons have 9 branches in the U.K., Ireland, Canada, the U.S., and New Zealand. In Ireland we researched back to 1687. Before that our ancestor was from Norfolk, England, possibly a Rycharde Heryson (1500s), a Catholic rector, may be our ancestor.|
|02 May 2018||Want to know more about the origins of the Buttivant family/surname. Where did it come from and in what year/century did it arrive in Norfolk? Thanks in advance for any help (am a newbie just at the start of my journey).|
|30 April 2018||Christopher Baker of Weeds Square Norwich, Died Dec 22,1906, aged 67. Anybody know where he was buried please?|
|22 April 2018||Hello all, I have found a Richard Dowdy getting married to a Mary Neal 1807, they had one son James Dowdy born 1808, Richard died in 1809 Wells-next-the-sea. i was wondering if someone could help me a little more, thank you for taking the time to read|
|19 April 2018||I just received a birth registration for this person and when I checked the census for 1871 it showed he was on a detention ship--Cornwall. Is there a way to find out what he did to be placed on this ship?|
|19 April 2018||The family website gives more detail: http://www.whatlings.co.uk Please contact if you share my interests.|
|11 April 2018||Harrison -Saxthorpe looking for Tithe Applotment details - for any Harrison plus site/field number. Also location of Kelly's Lane c1841|
|03 April 2018||Samuel was born to John Roe and Charlotte Vicker in 1871 in Norwich. John and Charlotte were not married until after his birth. His sister Ellen Harriet was born with the last name of Roe (I already applied to GRO for her birth certificate). Samuel enli|
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