Monday, July 07, 2014

LAWS FAMILY REGISTER July 2014 Number 204

Welcome to the Laws Family Register, below I list a selection of my records automatically extracted from my database today.

For further details of these people and up to 40.981 other folk, as part of 12,439 families having 97,128 events in 13,704, places, you should join the register. We are currently settingh up a Google-plus Genealogical Community and look forward to meeting you there.

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

July 2014 Webinar – Newspaper Research—More Than Obituaries

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Newspaper Research—More Than Obituaries, the title says it all. Learn how to incorporate newspapers into you genealogy research on July 8 with Patricia Walls Stamm.
Date: Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 8:00 pm Central
Description: Newspapers contain obituaries. But newspapers can provide us so much more information than just obituaries! See what searching the local newspaper can tell you about your family.
Presenter: Patricia Walls Stamm
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Pat, who was born and raised in Delaware, now lives in St. Louis, Missouri. She serves as the NGS Education Manager. Additionally she is a course coordinator at Institute of Genealogy & Historical Research and teaches for St. Louis Community College and St. Louis Genealogical Society. She holds the credentials of Certified Genealogist sm and Certified Genealogical Lecturer sm as well as the tested concentration of Genealogical Instruction from the Board for Certification of Genealogists®. She serves on St. Louis Genealogical Society Board.
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12-27 July - Festival of Archaeology - Nationwide features more than 1000 events 
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Family Events for today 7th July

The UK county & US state codes used here are Chapman Codes, Surnames are in bold red type. 
Please note that the reference numbers are our database record numbers.

1662 - Baptism: Elizabeth LAWES-10653, Newcastle Upon Tyne NBL UK
1770 - Will Proved: Hester LAWS (Widow) -11479, Stratford ESS UK

1776 - Death: William LAWS-13947, Feltwell NFK UK
1820 - Baptism: Stephen Lot LAWES-32288, Andover HAM UK
1827 - Death: D'arcy WENTWORTH (Irish Surgeon & Highwayman) -29937, Homebush, Sydney, NSW AUSTRALIA husband of Anne LAWES
D'Arcy Wentworth (1762-1827) was born in Portadown, County Armagh, Ireland and emigrated to Australia as an assistant surgeon to then-new colony of Sydney, married Anne Lawes (1785-1829) 

1837 - Birth: Joseph LAWS (Coke Drawer) -6555, Gurneyville, West Auckland DUR UK
1843 - Birth: Francis Edwin  LAWES  (Reverend)-202, Aldermaston BRK UK

1844 - Marriage: George LAWS (Labourer) -36797 and Ann SCOTT-36798, Wareham DOR UK
1849 - Marriage: Richard Willoughby LAWS (C J Navy Retired) -29541 and Elizabeth WILSON-40231, Calcutta INDIA
1855 - Christening: George LAWES-273, Costessey NFK UK

1858 - Miscellaneous: George LAWS (Farmer 110 Acres) -5048, 
1858 - Will  Proved: Henry  LAWS (Farmer employing 4 men)-5047, 
1864 - Occupation: J F LAWS (Mate on Ship) -27423, 
1867 - Birth: George William LAWS-36686, Bungay SFK UK
1872 - Birth: Charles John LAWS (Twin) -3210, Mansfield VIC AUSTRALIA
1872 - Birth: William Sampson LAWS (Farmer) -3209, Mansfield VIC AUSTRALIA
1872 - Baptism: Herbert Freeman  LAWES (Brewers Labourer)-2236, Booton NFK UK
1875 - Baptism: Ernest LAWES -10346, Lea HER UK

1885 - Birth: Arthur Ernest LAWS (RN 212394)-15391, Stratford ESS UK
1887 - Marriage: Alfred Stenning LAWS-17617 and Marian Anna KEMP-21281, Coulsdon SRY UK (Godstone Road, All Saints)
1888 - Marriage: Joseph FITCHES-30623 and Emma LAWS (Servant / Spinster) -7491, Icklingham SFK UK  (St James)
1890 - Birth: Walter A LAWS (Gary Fire Fighter) -25491, Crown Point, Lake Co IN USA
1893 - Birth: Beatrice Mary LAWES-33699, Cardiff GLA UK
1893 - Birth: Sidney Evans LAWS (RN J6089) -24647, West Ham ESS
1902 - Miscellaneous: Frances Mary Louisa LAWES-1666, 
1906 - Birth: Veronica LAWES-15139, British Columbia CANADA
1909 - Birth: Beatrice Emma LAWS-32178, 
1909 - Birth: Reginald George LAWES-32114, Andover HAM
1914 - Birth: Ronald John F LAWS-38390, Norwich NFK UK
1916 - Miscellaneous: Anthony LAWS-23066, 
1917 - Death: George LAWS (ARMY L/Cpl 3545) -29051, Grosvenor Sanitorium, Kennington SRY
1917 - Death: William Maitland LAWS (Grocer Provision Dealer)-15149, Gateshead DUR UK
1920 - Birth: Leslie James LAWS (Australian Army) -13044, Auburn NSW AUSTRALIA
1929 - Marriage: Alfa Riddell BARTON-29352 and Lurlene LAWS-29351, Blanding, San Juan Co UT USA
1929 - Death: William George LAWES-2625, Mayfield SSX
1934 - Marriage: Percy William Herbert LAWES (Railway Officer) -1249 and Muriel (Mothers Companion) TURNER-1240, Whitby NRY UK

1938 - Admon: George LAWS-35230, 
1944 - Birth: Thomas B LAWS (TSGT US AIR FORCE) -16776, 
1947 - Birth: Brenda T LAWS-39827, 
1947 - Birth: Grahame Lee LAWS (Shirt Cutter RAN 64772) -34107, Sydney NSW AUSTRALIA
1948 - Admon: Alfred Ernest LAWS-39441, 
1948 - Burial: David Ronald  LAWS (7 hours old)-22308, Dunedin NZ
1951 - Death: John Arundel Stead LAWES-28864, Leeds WRY UK
1955 - Birth: Lonel LAWS-18942, TX
1959 - Birth: Peter LAWES-26679, 
1960 - Death: Arthur A LAWS (Engine Erector / Electrical engineer) LAWS-32722, Lincoln LIN
1974 - Birth: Sharon Nicola  LAWS- (2008 Olympics Cycling)28491, Nairobi KENYA

1978 - Birth: Scott Michael LAWS-19203, TX
1997 - Death: Aaron Benjamin LAWS (CPL, US Marine Corps) -16775, Solano CA
2000 - Death: John Franklin LAWS-25486, Valparaiso, Porter IN
2003 - Burial: Billie Jean LAWS-12294, Fulton MO USA
2004 - Death: Eddie Earl Snr LAWS-20829,