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From: "Debbie Jackson" <>
Subject: Re: [DEV] Plymouth Charles
Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2005 01:01:49 +0800
References: <MPEPLHLLDHDLMJLBCCJKIEMNHEAA.jack.earnshaw@ntlworld.com>


A reliable source informs me that the LDS are now going back to all those
parishes who refused to give permission for their registers to be copied, to
see if they have changed their minds!

Let us hope they are successful!

Debbie

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jack Earnshaw" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, September 23, 2005 12:14 AM
Subject: RE: [DEV] Plymouth Charles


> Hi,
>
> In some ways you are all correct. Jean gave a superb description of the
> situation for Devon. But overall there are films that are in the LDS that
> are films of actual registers that are not in the IGI (but NOT in Devon).
>
> Although Hugh Wallis's site gives excellent detail about the IGI, the main
> place to look to see what the LDS holds is on
> http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp and choose
> "place search". You should then see what they hold for a particular
> parish.
>
> But, for Devon, you will not find any filmed parish registers in their
> catalogue.
>
> If your pocket is deep enough, you can purchase microfiches of any of the
> original registers from the Devon Record Office in Exeter.
>
> Jack
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Paula Goodfellow [mailto:]
> Sent: 22 September 2005 16:43
> To:
> Subject: Re: [DEV] Plymouth Charles
>
>
> Hi Terry, I dont' think you understood what I meant. I am not
> disagreeing with anything that you said below. However, what I mean
> is that the LDS FHL has microfilms which have not been extracted for
> the IGI. One shouldn't assume that if a parish does not appear on the
> list of those in the IGI that there won't be a film for it. Maybe all
> Devon parishes which have some kind of film have been extracted, I
> don't know, but that is not true for the rest of England. In the
> original email from me, I mentioned that only transcriptions are
> available for Devon. Paula
> On Sep 22, 2005, at 8:33 AM, Terry Leaman wrote:
>
>> Sorry Paula, But Jean is correct, as the situation applies to
>> DEVON, The LDS
>> do not have permission to film Devon parish registers, therefore
>> the only
>> parish registers you will find on the IGI or on LDS film are those
>> which
>> have previously been transcribed and published and it is the
>> transcriptions
>> that have been filmed.
>> The situation is different with non conformist registers, those
>> registers
>> deposited in the National Archives, I believe, have been filmed
>> Regards
>> Terry Leaman
>> Torquay
>> Devon.
>> OPC for Torquay and DFHS representative on Devon-L
>> Visit my web site at http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/terryleaman/
>> index.html for
>> information and photos about Torquay
>> Joint Co-ordinator for DFHS/FreeCen 1861 Devon census transcription
>> project-
>> go to http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/terryleaman/1861-web-site/main.htm
>> for
>> details
>> Joint Co-ordinator for DFHS/FreeCen 1841 Devon census transcription
>> project
>> Go to http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/terryleaman2/1841index.html
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Paula Goodfellow" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Thursday, September 22, 2005 4:23 PM
>> Subject: Re: [DEV] Plymouth Charles
>>
>>
>>
>>> I just want to point out that this is not quite correct. Many of the
>>> films in the FHL catalog have been "extracted" and will then appear
>>> in the IGI, but there are a lot of others which have not been
>>> extracted yet. Perhaps all the Devon films which the library owns are
>>> in the IGI now, but this is not the case for all of England. For
>>> example, Shipdham and Saham Toney in Norfolk are not in the IGI, but
>>> I have the films of their parish registers at my local FHC right
>>> now. It just depends on whether or not the volunteer extractors have
>>> gotten to that parish or not. Paula
>>> On Sep 22, 2005, at 10:44 AM, J.E. Harris wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>> It is always a good idea to check
>>>> the Genuki Devon for the parish you need as this will tell you
>>>> whether or
>>>> not it has been transcribed and if it is in the IGI. No IGI no film!
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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>>>
>>
>
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