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  1. canadianbeth replied to the thread Missing entries - GRO Online Index.

    I wish the Canada Pension Plan worked that way. I took 16 years off for childrearing and my CPP was reduced accordingly. Children here...

    Sep 21, 2021 at 2:11 AM
  2. peter posted a new thread.

    Ancestry server errors

    I'm getting constant errors at Ancestry, eg 502, 503, 504 Anyone else having the same problems?

    Forum: Ancestry problems

    Sep 20, 2021 at 10:53 PM
  3. peter replied to the thread Missing entries - GRO Online Index.

    I simplified the situation since I was providing an example for an overseas member, not giving financial advice. There are a lot of married...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 3:57 PM
  4. Helen7 replied to the thread Missing entries - GRO Online Index.

    But they will have been credited with contributions to their pension whilst they were receiving child benefit. I retired with a full...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 11:18 AM
  5. peter replied to the thread Missing entries - GRO Online Index.

    I'm not questioning the system in New Zealand, it makes sense when you have a non-contributory pension system; I just wanted to explain why...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 8:07 AM
  6. peter replied to the thread Locomotor ataxia ?.

    An 1885 article describes it as "the most frequent affection of the spinal cord".

    Sep 19, 2021 at 11:26 PM
  7. peter replied to the thread Imminent Ancestry DNA Update?.

    I don't know what you mean by relatively near, but the chances are that each of you have inherited some DNA from every ancestor going back...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 11:21 PM
  8. peter replied to the thread Imminent Ancestry DNA Update?.

    If they have the same wrong information then you're no worse off than if you didn't carry out any verification at all. But perhaps you...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 11:04 PM
  9. Sue_3 replied to the thread Probate 30 Years after Death.

    It’s likely, as discussed above, that she had inherited assets that she didn’t realise weren’t automatically hers until she wanted to...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 11:01 PM
  10. FredC replied to the thread Probate 30 Years after Death.

    Percy married Elizabeth January quarter 1932 and probably died intestate. I'm wondering maybe Elizabeth became aware of her inheritance...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 10:24 PM
  11. Mitch_in_Notts rated PhilGee's post Agree in the thread Imminent Ancestry DNA Update?.

    So, if the trees corroborating the information are not correct ... ?

    Sep 19, 2021 at 8:40 PM
  12. peter rated Pauline's post Agree in the thread Imminent Ancestry DNA Update?.

    A significant weakness of ethnicity estimates is that they depend on which ancestors we have inherited our DNA from, and so at best can...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 4:56 PM
  13. canadianbeth rated Pauline's post Agree in the thread Imminent Ancestry DNA Update?.

    A significant weakness of ethnicity estimates is that they depend on which ancestors we have inherited our DNA from, and so at best can...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 4:52 PM
  14. Sue_3 rated Pauline's post Agree in the thread Imminent Ancestry DNA Update?.

    A significant weakness of ethnicity estimates is that they depend on which ancestors we have inherited our DNA from, and so at best can...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 4:27 PM
  15. Sue_3 replied to the thread Probate 30 Years after Death.

    All three grants were administrations and there were no wills as both of my cousin’s parents died unexpectedly at relatively young ages....

    Sep 19, 2021 at 4:24 PM
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