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by MargoMcP
Wed Mar 20, 2013 6:53 pm
Forum: St. Kitts & Nevis & Anguilla
Topic: LYNCH - St. Kitts, Nevis
Replies: 2
Views: 1685

Re: LYNCH - St. Kitts, Nevis

Lots of good Lynch's in your areas above by searching the Caribbeana (U Florida's copy on the Web), starting with page 55 of Volume 1:

http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00075409/00001/72?search=lynch

Just chose "All volumes" choose the volumes one-by-one and use the search feature for "Lynch".
by MargoMcP
Wed Mar 20, 2013 6:41 pm
Forum: Surnames E
Topic: EVELYN, MAILLARD - St Kitts
Replies: 2
Views: 2279

Re: EVELYN, MAILLARD - St Kitts

G. J. Evelyn was Controller of Revenue and Harbor Master of St. Kitts in 1867 (my 2rd great granduncle was 1st Clerk :-)

See the Google book of the Colonial Office List Image
by MargoMcP
Tue May 18, 2010 3:40 pm
Forum: Look-up Requests
Topic: Charles Henry Cox
Replies: 3
Views: 2831

Re: Charles Henry Cox

There's a Samuel Cox who was an acting Governor of Barbados in the 1700s but that's the only Barbados Cox I can find?

http://www.worldstatesmen.org/Barbados.html

Ooooh, lookey! Check out page 154 :-)

http://www.archive.org/stream/englishre ... search/Cox
by MargoMcP
Thu May 13, 2010 7:17 pm
Forum: Look-up Requests
Topic: William Burchell
Replies: 1
Views: 2006

Re: William Burchell

by MargoMcP
Thu May 13, 2010 5:56 pm
Forum: Look-up Requests
Topic: FITZGERALD - Guyana
Replies: 1
Views: 1891

Re: FITZGERALD - Guyana

by MargoMcP
Thu May 13, 2010 5:47 pm
Forum: Look-up Requests
Topic: Charles Henry Cox
Replies: 3
Views: 2831

Re: Charles Henry Cox

Here's the marriage of his son, April 10, 1860; says Charles Henry is dead but does give the customs collector info: http://books.google.com/books?id=WvEIAAAAIAAJ&pg=PA508&lpg=PA508&dq=%22Charles+Henry+Cox%22+West+Indies&source=bl&ots=YUlY9fPQnX&sig=pZlGqfDUa1KJGAav5_U0SIO5ujg&hl=en&ei=hTrsS62vM4K78...
by MargoMcP
Sat Mar 27, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: Research specialties - Locations, properties, estates, etc.
Topic: Codrington estate, St Kitts
Replies: 8
Views: 5282

Re: Codrington estate, St Kitts

In 1702, Christopher, Jr. did get rid of the French in St. Kitts: http://caribbean-guide.info/past.and.present/history/spanish.succession/ but I find them mostly on Barbados. Have you checked in England? Walne's 1973 A Guide to Manuscript Sources for the History of Latin America and the Caribbean in...
by MargoMcP
Sat Mar 27, 2010 3:02 pm
Forum: Look-up Volunteers
Topic: Manuscript Sources for the History of the West Indies
Replies: 18
Views: 10233

Re: Manuscript Sources for the History of the West Indies

There's a slave, William Stewart, on Trinidad in 1822, a house servant: http://margomcphillips.com/stuff/stewart.jpg And several departures from Trinidad by other William Stewarts: http://margomcphillips.com/stuff/stewart2.jpg I didn't find anything in either book I have, Walne's A Guide to Manuscri...
by MargoMcP
Tue Mar 09, 2010 4:36 pm
Forum: Database software
Topic: TNG 7 - The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding
Replies: 1
Views: 4670

Re: TNG 7 - The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding

Thanks for this post, Jim! I bought it and am experienced too and was worried about that, was going to take additional .cgi and .php courses (wonderful, relatively inexpensive, . courses from O'Reilly that I swear by: http://www.oreillyschool.com/ they're the real deal book people). I'll just go wit...
by MargoMcP
Tue Mar 09, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little Known Facts
Replies: 0
Views: 1374

Little Known Facts

I just came across this while researching St. Kitts: "The year 1854 is arguably the most calamitous year in the history of St. Kitts! Cholera swept through the island and wiped out three thousand nine hundred and twenty (3,920) persons. In Basseterre alone one thousand five hundred and fourteen pers...
by MargoMcP
Sat Mar 06, 2010 10:41 pm
Forum: Look-up Requests
Topic: Request for Wills from the PRO/Kew:
Replies: 9
Views: 4230

Re: Request for Wills from the PRO/Kew:

Here's James Lynch: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result.asp?queryType=1&resultcount=1&Edoc_Id=593493 Nicholas: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result.asp?queryType=1&resultcount=1&Edoc_Id=516301 3.50 GBP converts to $5.41 Canadian Dollars
by MargoMcP
Sat Mar 06, 2010 10:37 pm
Forum: Look-up Requests
Topic: Request for Wills from the PRO/Kew:
Replies: 9
Views: 4230

Re: Request for Wills from the PRO/Kew:

Did you follow my link and look at Isidore? He's 3.5 pounds. Where/how are you searching? The other day I couldn't find any of your list under "Lynch" and then "Wills" but today I searched for "Isidore Lynch" and he came right up like you had stated him.

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