Daily Archives: September 25, 2011

Have you found Google scholar yet?

I have just found “Google Scholar” a very effective way to highlight academic articles and books written by persons with my CUMPSTON surname – I’ve found 175 entries related to my research http://scholar.google.co.uk/schhp?hl=en&tab=ws

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Searching for middle names on the IGI

Just in case anyone is not aware of this facility you can search for middle names on the IGI in England and Scotland on Hugh Wallis’s IGI Middle Name indexes:  http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/  it is well worth checking out.

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Cause Papers for the Courts of the Archbishopric of York

The Cause Papers of the Courts of the Archbishopric of York have been indexed. http://www.hrionline.ac.uk/causepapers/ Even the basic search has lots of information available.  The site offers a searchable catalogue of more than 14,000 cause papers relating to cases heard … Continue reading

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GENUKI

If you are interested in finding UK place name why not check them out on GENUKI http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/Gazetteer/  The GENUKI Gazetteer covers the whole of England, Ireland, Wales, Scotland and the Isle of Man. It has good coverage of place names in England, Scotland, Wales and the … Continue reading

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Sara Cummins Cumpston Obituary March 1993 Waynesburg

Sara Cummins Cumpston, 70, of Waynesburg, R. D. 3, died at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 28, 1993, in her home, following a long illness.  She was born September 17, 1922, in Whiteley Township, a daughter of Charles C. and Neva … Continue reading

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