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From: "Merlin Jones" <>
Subject: Re: Help!
Date: Tue, 8 May 2001 20:07:44 -0600
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Julie: Thanks for the suggestions! Do you have an address for the
Hereford Records Office or the Powys County Archives? Do you know what
information is necessary to get a copy of birth records? What if I don't
have an exact date?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Julie Preston" <>
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2001 4:49 AM
Subject: Re: Help!
> When you say "film for the parish records", are you referring to an LDS
> (of the Bishop's Transcripts) or a film at the county archives? If you've
> viewed the original parish register, then the next step would be to check
> the Bishop's Transcripts or vice-versa.
> The BT's are held at the Hereford R.O. with a microfilm copy at the Powys
> County Archives Office (and the LDS).
> The original PR is held at Hereford with a microfilm copy at the Powys
> County Archives -- the LDS have *not* filmed this PR, to my knowledge.
> Julie Preston
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Merlin Jones" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Sunday, May 06, 2001 4:31 PM
> Subject: Help!
> > Could any one give me suggestions as to where to look. I am trying to
> find the birth or christening record of a Richard Jenkins, abt. 1769-1771.
> He was married to a Elizabeth Perks and had children in Presteign,
> but the pages on the film for the parish records in 1769-1771 show water
> stained pages and are not readable. The marriage record does not give age
> or parents names. I have found a Richard Jenkins in the Leominster Parish
> records in 1770 which is where a daughter-in-law was from but I can't
> that it is him. Any suggestions?
> > Susan
> > ______________________________