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Shops in Hindley
Does anyone remember the name of the Video shop, next to St Peters back in the late 70's/8...
Evie 4 731 14th Nov 2019, 10:45
Anyone with the surname "Hosker" or family member related to the late Robert "Bobby" Almon...
peterg125 - 498 13th Nov 2019, 11:20
jeff bailey
trying to trace jeff or his sister carol.they lived in drummond square in wigan.some old b...
doubleff - 517 12th Nov 2019, 19:19
Head Mistress for highfield school
Does anyone recall the headmistress at highfield during the 1960s onwards i seem to think ...
GOLDEN BEAR 5 1,541 12th Nov 2019, 16:07
Thomas Broxton
Hi I am doing some genealogy research and researching Thomas Broxton born c1920. I believ...
Jollew1 8 1,056 10th Nov 2019, 23:12
Fairhurst Family Fields Farm Lee Lane Abram Wigan
Would anyone know of this family that lived at Fields Farm, probably before the second Wor...
Evie 15 693 9th Nov 2019, 11:50
Annie Tighe 1880.(Winnie)
Hi, need help please. Annie Tighe married Joseph Kelly 1881, Wigan.On cert.says she was...
soreen 3 563 3rd Nov 2019, 20:14
Great gran lived in as a servant for W.j.lamb, Wigan mayor of Wigan at Elm Field, near boa...
soreen 4 930 31st Oct 2019, 22:27
Bambers of Ince
Hi Everyone, I've been stuck with my Bamber branch of my family tree for quite some time n...
heyes 31 5,057 21st Oct 2019, 08:25
LEP 1950
Many readers of these posts were helped by Wigan born LEP 1950. She generously assisted me...
whacker 8 1,261 18th Oct 2019, 20:17
Kevin Murphy Headmaster St John Fisher
I was having a good glass of red with a Wigan mate. we got talking about school. then his ...
aussie94 4 1,417 15th Oct 2019, 09:30
for philip gormley.
hi phil dont know if you know or not that my cousin paul roper has passed away in hospital...
whups - 697 8th Oct 2019, 17:55
Horwich Loco Works Apprentice School
Horwich Heritage has lots of Apprentice group photos on display until next Friday. Old bo...
kath arkwright 8 1,363 5th Oct 2019, 18:19
kath arkwright
old mate
does anybody know geoff tomlinsons were abouts
houghy1 1 817 21st Sep 2019, 15:35
Steve Foster
Has anybody any news on my ex son in law Steve.he comes from Ince,has a Brother Tom..and...
momac 15 2,047 11th Sep 2019, 07:37
Passing of a very dear friend in Spain..
Just heard of the passing of a very dear friend who lived in Spain with her husband. We we...
fred mason 4 1,316 4th Sep 2019, 18:07
Hi everyone, do any of you remember Alan Hurst? He lived in Pemberton Road, Winstanley in ...
AlanS 3 995 3rd Sep 2019, 21:17
Enid Winstanley nee Jones
My sister-in-law Ann Mercer nee Clayton, is trying to trace an old friend Enid Winstanley ...
jack bit 5 924 27th Aug 2019, 23:14
jack bit
Kathleen Sharratt
Does anyone have any contact with Kath, please? We started Hindley & Abram Grammar School...
Marjorie 2 951 8th Aug 2019, 18:49
Can you email me please
admin - 559 8th Aug 2019, 13:39
Family history assistance required
Just like many of you I am researching my family tree, I have hit a brick wall regarding e...
barbarabanter 15 1,817 8th Aug 2019, 13:36
Teresa Kelly.1921
Teresa Kelly, born 1921.Dad Martin James Kelly, Mam Ann (nee Kelly)1939 lived in Forge St,...
soreen 2 997 4th Aug 2019, 22:08
Famous Acts on Wigan ABC Ritz Cinema is compilling a list of famous acts who appeared there right up to its ...
billyshym 62 12,998 26th Jul 2019, 18:15
Dennis Hurst
I have drawn a blank trying to trace Dennis Hurst who was born at Wigan in 1942. His paren...
jodav 2 735 17th Jul 2019, 18:56
Lynch family of Wallgate
Hi all. I am trying to find out more about the Lynch family from Wallgate. My great nan ...
kaths21 37 2,831 15th Jul 2019, 13:05
Tony Berry
Sad news this morning, Tony Berry from the Houghton Weavers has died. Loved their music. ...
linma 1 1,242 24th Jun 2019, 10:45
1909 Liverpool - New York
I have a relative who went to New York in 1909 sailing from Liverpool. Is it possible to f...
annefair 4 1,297 13th Jun 2019, 18:14
George Frost Stone Mason Wigan Lane 1822
Come to a dead end researching my husband's family with George Frost who was a Stone Mason...
FrancesHall 1 674 1st Jun 2019, 11:00
For mygriffiths
Hi, Susan Williams the Lowe researcher has been trying to get in touch with you, she said ...
joanw 1 757 31st May 2019, 12:13
James Leyland /Margaret Fairclough
Born 1837, James lived in Milton St, Poolstock.Possible lockkeeper in life time. Died 1900...
soreen - 578 18th May 2019, 19:42
Alan Porter
Here on Vancouver Island, surrounded by the sparkling waters of the Pacific ocean, I have...
alanporter 7 1,586 17th May 2019, 17:11
Poolstock lock keeper
Looking for lock keeper who lived in Milton St.Poolstock around 1898.Joseph Kelly.
soreen 4 996 19th Apr 2019, 17:03
Tommy Two Stroke
Trencherfield mill managers
I've often noticed posts about mills on this site, and although I'm asking about something...
LEP1950 4 1,145 15th Apr 2019, 20:56
Poolstock lock keeper
J.Kelly, lock keeper at Poolstock between 1880 & 1890.His son William drowned in 1883.Sear...
soreen 4 1,228 11th Apr 2019, 13:52
Robert Melling
I'm trying to find info about Robert Melling, father of Elizabeth Melling who married Jame...
macwil48 27 3,269 10th Apr 2019, 14:27
Graham Smith...
Does anybody know or knew him..he lived in Mesnes Park Terrace as a youngster until his ...
momac 7 1,356 21st Mar 2019, 11:18
Spencer Rd
Part of Spencer Rd from Galloways to the Bridge has been closed, Police & a bomb disposal ...
nanajacqui 1 930 20th Mar 2019, 13:45
Critchley/Smith Family from Bryn
Does anyone remember Graham Critchley,who was living in Wigan Road in the late 40s.He live...
bryn156 8 2,303 10th Mar 2019, 21:57
make contact
would like to contact barber story re brockbank who lives somewhere round what was call...
Tashie 13 2,153 25th Feb 2019, 16:10
Just been informed mr john wilkinson (Wilkie) my old maths teacher from Ashton secondary m...
bambam 5 1,262 16th Feb 2019, 14:44