Daily Archives: July 22, 2011

General Register Office for England and Wales online ordering service

The General Register Office holds a central copy of all registrations for England and Wales. Local Register Offices also hold records of events registered in their area. For recent events registered within the last 6 months (for marriages this period … Continue reading

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Wheal Cumpston Devon – tin mine

Wheal Cumpston (Wheal Combestone; Steepehill) Dartmeet Southern Dartmoor, Devon England A small but ancient tin mine located within Combestone Woods, half a mile down river from Dartmeet on the western side of the river. All that remains is an overgrown gulley and pits … Continue reading

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Death of Ruth E CUMPSTON Austinburg Geneva Ohio

October 20, 2008 Tuesday, October 21, 2008 The Star Beacon Mon Oct 20, 2008, 05:13 PM EDT Geneva— Ruth E. Cumpston, 80, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2008, at Austinburg Rehab. A gathering will be held Thursday from 5 to 7 … Continue reading

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Fundrace USA

FundRace makes it easy to search by name or address to see which candidates or political parties your friends, family, co-workers, and neighbors are contributing to. Or you can see if your favorite celebrity is putting money where their mouth … Continue reading

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Clegg, Compston wedding St Clairsville Ohio

October 5th 2008 Times Leader Mark and Tina Clegg of Jacobsburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Mallory Marie Clegg, to James COMPSTON, son of Larry COMPSTON of St. Clairsville and Julie COMPSTON of Sanford, Fla. The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of … Continue reading

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British Postal Service Appointment Books, 1737-1969 CUMPSTONs

I’ve found 3 entries of CUMPSTONs in the British Postal Service Appointments Books:   Mr CUMPSTON in Carlisle in 1842 Marie CUMPSTON in London in 1906 Telephone operator Joseph CUMPSTON in Oxford in 1908   Does anyone recognise these from their family … Continue reading

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NEW – British Postal Service Appointments Books 1737-1969

Ancestry has just released a new database British Postal Service Appointment Books, 1737-1969 which covers people who worked for the telephone service as well http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1933  Post Office: Staff nomination and appointment, 1831- 1969. Microfilm, POST 58, 80 rolls. British Postal Museum and … Continue reading

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Will transcriptions web site

 This is an excellent website for finding wills that have been transcribed by other researchers.  http://www.willtranscriptions.co.uk/index.htm There are now over 4,200 wills listed and they are all looking for owners.  If you have any wills which are transcribed why not offer … Continue reading

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Dayton Daily News Ohio – Shawnee High School – Richard CUMPSTON

In May 2008 the newspaper recorded Richard CUMPSTON graduating from Shawnee High School from the class of 2008.  Richard I would love to talk to you about your ancestors!  

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