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From: Louise Park <>
Subject: Re: [ABERDEEN] SMITH family New Pitsligo Aberdeenshire
Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2009 09:15:23 +0100
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A village is a grouping of houses - like a city but much smaller. A
parish is an administrative area governed by the church. It may consist
of a number of villages, even towns or part of a city.

> Gavin,? Yes, the census record is from the Parish of Tyrie.? One of
> these years I?will get my head around the difference between Parish
> and Village.?

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