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From: Andy Micklethwaite <>
Subject: Re: [YORKSGEN] Double records
Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2011 16:27:39 +0000
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Check the numbers at the bottom of the images - I suspect these are one and the same and the poor indexing has duplicated the Dewsbury entry in Halifax's index.

HTH Andy.

At 16:12 09/12/2011, Frank Turner wrote:
>I've just been trawling through the latest Ancestry "All West Yorkshire
>Baptism, Marriage and Burial records and am puzzled by some double entries.
>For example :-
> William Perkinton, baptised 23 Dec 1753, Dewsbury All Saints, AND Halifax
>St. Hilda.
>Joshua Perkinton, baptised 14 Oct 1759, Dewsbury All Saints AND Halifax St.
>Can anyone explain how this can be? I would be surprised if they were rushed
>off from one church to another on the same day for the same ceremony.
>Frank from a very windy Bonnie Scotland
>Ancestors in Yorkshire? http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/YKS/index.html;
>www.ryedalefamilyhistory.org; www.wharfedalefhg.org.uk;
>www.yorkshireparishregisters.com; www.yorkshireroots.org.uk;
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