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Ok where do I look - I have a name and address what site shall I use.

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horseshoe Wed 22-Oct-08 19:53:50

Thats all I hve. A name and the address of where she lived. Can anyone help?

stroppyknickers Wed 22-Oct-08 19:55:29

who was she?

compo Wed 22-Oct-08 19:56:27

ask your library , there are loads of books on family history

horseshoe Wed 22-Oct-08 19:58:06

I found an old war love letter and I was interested to know what happened to them...if they ever got married. Not family or anything

Mercy Wed 22-Oct-08 20:02:18

Adresses are diffucult to search for via the internet.

Do you mean WW1 or WW2?

I have a subscription to the Uk Ancestry site, so could help out. Or the National Archives online site is worth trying.

horseshoe Wed 22-Oct-08 20:08:18

WW2!!! Thanks Mercy. What info shall I give??

Mercy Wed 22-Oct-08 20:17:07

Ok, you can email me at mercy 63 at hotmail dot co dot uk

No spaces etc.

I won't be able to do much atm as ds is off school with an ear infection and we are away for half term adn I haven't even started geting ready (bad timing for you unfortunately!!)

But I'm sure others will be able to help out sooner.

Ivvvvyygootscaaared444 Fri 24-Oct-08 16:53:21

search the GRO and see if they got married
look in the electoral registers for 1939 and 1946/7 to see if the address gives her name then (dont forget the er wern't collected in the war years - and you had to be over 21 to be listed to vote until the late 1960's)

search the gro for a birth giving his name and her maiden name - this will give you any decendents.

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