Mysteries & Challenges

Can you help?
Please send any thoughts to Mark

Problem No. 1

Sara filia Johanis Dearnaley et
???* Uxor; de Glossop baptis; 8vo

Any suggestions?

Current voting for ???
Annae 1 Rootsweb
Maria 1 Ancestry
Jane 1 Ancestry
Elsabh 1 MD
Elsab 1 IG

see Sara's page for more info.

Solved by: ?????

Problem No. 2

Current transcription:
February the xxiith 1655
The daye (and) yeare above written Margret the wife of
John Derneli (and) daughter to John Smith of ????? houses in the
p(ar)ish of Mottram with her ch(ildre)n, beinge destitute of habitation
was commited by command from the constable of Glossop to the
next overser in the sayd p(ar)ish of Mottram beinge the last
plase both of her birth and habitation.

"John Smith of ????? houses"
Any suggestions?

see Margaret's page for context

Solved by: ?????

Problem No. 3

Where was Gant ?:

re: Henry Dearnaly (1779-1831)
At a couple of Henry's children's baptisms his abode was "Gant"
(presumably in Mirfield Parish).
But where was "Gant" - Google is currently flummoxed !

Any suggestions?

see Henry's page for context

Solved by: ?????

Extra info, trees, corrections or any other Dearnley/Dearnaly stuff always welcome