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Latin help please.

Discussion in 'Roman Catholic ancestors' started by Kate, Jan 16, 2022.

  1. Kate

    Kate LostCousins Member

  2. Kate

    Kate LostCousins Member

    Sorry, I couldn't see where to type!
    Can anyone understand this please? Rose was born on Feb 4 and baptised on 15 March according to the form but I don't understand what is down the side.
  3. peter

    peter Administrator Staff Member

    I think it says she was baptised at home, presumably on 15th March, and that there was further ceremony at the church on 23rd April. In the Church of England this would be a private baptism followed by reception into the church.
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  4. Kate

    Kate LostCousins Member

    Thank you. This was definitely in a an RC church but that makes sense..
    Perhaps she was poorly, so baptised at home, then a further ceremony in church when she was better. I have had this for years and wondered!

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