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From: bob gillis <>
Subject: Re: [NS-CB-L] P.A.N.S.
Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2002 16:23:42 -0500
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Lawrence Bergeron wrote:
> If some kind soul is planning a trip to Halifax in the near future, I would
> appreciate a lookup of my grandmother,Seddie(Sadie)Beatrice,Welsh's birth.
> Her family was found in the 1881 census living in "River Inhabitants",
> Richmond county, she was listed as one year old, so that would indicate to
> me that she was born in 1880. Family history has always stated that she was
> born 15 October 1881. Family history also says that she was born in "Port
> Hood". Her family in 1881 Richmond was as follows,
> James age 39
> Isabelle 25 (misspelled Esabella)
> William James 7
> Roland Alexander 3 (misspelled Bolin)
> Seddie Beatrice 1 (first name spelled Sadie)
> My grandmother was the daughter of James and Belle WHITTY Welsh, Belle was
> the daughter of Stephen and Christina WELSH Whitty, James was the son of
> James and Sarah MCLEAN Welsh

Larry, the Richmond County Birth Register 1864 - 1877 is on FHL Film
1298876. So her birth in 1880 will not be recorded in the civile
records. You will have to find her baptism in a church record.

PANS is now NSARM.

bob gillis

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