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  Posted by Beryl on 9th May 2016  
  Where are you? Milton Keynes
  How did you find wiganworld?    a member
  Comments Sarah Could this be the people you are trying to find:-
St Peters church - Hindley
marriage 11 May 1873
Aaron Rigby aged 22yrs - Collier
Ann Wolstenholme aged 22yrs both of Fredrick Street Hindley
Groom's father Moses Rigby
Bride's father John
Witnesses - George Wolstenholme and Elizabeth Crossen
Dates earlier than suggested, but I may have the wrong people. Happy to try again if required.

  Posted by Sarah on 8th May 2016  snicholesrn@gmail.com 
  Where are you? Michigan, USA
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google search
  Comments I am looking to find descendants of the Rigby family. Aaron Rigby and Anna Wolstenholme were married in the 1880s and left for America in the mid1890s. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

  Posted by Carole on 27th April 2016  Tomlinson 
  Where are you? Swinley
  How did you find wiganworld?    X member
  Comments Message to everyone on ww. Please register to vote ! You have to be registered to vote in the referendum

  Posted by Jo johnson on 26th April 2016  
  Where are you? Tenerife
  How did you find wiganworld?    Search engine
  Comments Hi everyone I grew up in walmer street poolstock in the 50/60s also I went to st Patrick's school my maiden name was Joan heyes would love to hear from anyone who rembers me x

  Posted by Al on 17th April 2016  
  Where are you? Adelaide
  How did you find wiganworld?    Friend
  Comments Thanks again Garry L.

  Posted by JohnnyPeters on 14th April 2016  JohnnyRosso@aol.com 
  Where are you? Canvey Island Essex
  How did you find wiganworld?    Subscriber for years
  Comments Trying to locate old friends and acquaintances who knew me 1967-1971.

  Posted by Jillie Slope (Jill Shield) on 3rd April 2016  jillieslope@hotmail.co.uk 
  Where are you? Horsham, near Gatwick, West Sussex
  How did you find wiganworld?    Facebook Park High
  Comments Went to Park High Comp 1978-1983
Wigan Tech 1983-1985
Worked at MacDonalds in Wigan 1983-85
Lived in Lulworth Drive in Hindley Green from 1968-1985.
Went to Hingley Green Country Primary School up to 1978

  Posted by Lynne Gioia on 2nd April 2016  lgioia1@bigpond.com 
  Where are you? Melbourne Australia
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google search
  Comments What a great site, well done. Will be referring back to site for more insight into the lives of my ancestors.

Many thanks.

  Posted by John Eddleston on 1st April 2016  john@true-crimes.co.uk 
  Where are you? Worthing
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google
  Comments Great site. I was born in Wigan and lived in Pool Street, Poolstock, Goose Green and Worsely Meshes. Went to St Joseph's primary and have been exiled since 1987. Would love to hear from anyone who remembers me especially members of the Bolton or Barlow families.

  Posted by Clive Roper on 27th March 2016  clivehome@netspace.net.au 
  Where are you? Tasmania AUS
  How did you find wiganworld?    google search
  Comments Great site: After yrs of searching I think I have found the grave of my Grandfathers brother, William Cuthbert Roper Wigan Cemetery C357. I wonder if there is a head stone with inscriptions. My Grandfather Thoma Roper was the only family member that seems to have come to Australia. Other family members that lived in Wigan [191 census} are Maraget Roper, Joseph Roper and Edgar Roper} I am still looking for information Thnask Clive roper

  Posted by Tag on 26th March 2016  
  Where are you? Wigan Lane
  How did you find wiganworld?    A mention on the newspaper where I work
  Comments Joseph, may I enquire as to what Wigan Rejects web page is, please?

Also, is the insufferable 'Jazzy' a member?

  Posted by Joseph on 26th March 2016  
  Where are you? Wigan
  How did you find wiganworld?    Ex member
  Comments To (Erin) Madamehmurray wishing your husband a speedy recovery after his ordeal, all our thoughts and prayers are with you at this trying time, Erin. From all of your old friends on Wigan Rejects, love and peace to you both.

  Posted by ken hesketh on 24th March 2016  
  Where are you? north lincs
  How did you find wiganworld?    word of mouth
  Comments sorry to hear about the sad demise of the evening post.i started my working life at the post in powell street in the 50s in the publishing dept ..names i recall are ron mather ,roy sixmith and fred tutty .
happy days ..

  Posted by Hainan Wung-Sung on 20th March 2016  hws@svendborgmail.dk 
  Where are you? in Denmark
  How did you find wiganworld?    while 'surfing'
  Comments I'm a Danish sailor who, for a short periode, dated a Wigan girl back in the sixties. Does anybody know her and her name?

  Posted by susan Dykes on 19th March 2016  
  Where are you? Lowton
  How did you find wiganworld?    internet
  Comments Looking for girls attending golborne secondary modern school in the 1960

  Posted by Anthony gardiner on 18th March 2016  Paulinejohn@hotmail.co.uk 
  Where are you? doncaster
  How did you find wiganworld?    good
  Comments Hi I wounder if anyone can help am trying to find my dad's dad he's called Richard gardiner he lived at 72 Scott lane Newtown wigan and he uster work on the trains I no I have more family in Wigan please get in touch if you no anything thank you my email address is paulinejohn@hotmail.co.uk

  Posted by ken hesketh on 17th March 2016  kennye870@gmail.com 
  Where are you? north lincs
  How did you find wiganworld?    word of mouth
  Comments just read the very sad news of walter.

i cant get on the forum to place my comments.
i always enjoyed reading walters take on things ,very articulate and not least eloquent .
R I P walter ,god bless

  Posted by kath campbell on 14th March 2016  
  Where are you? winstanley
  How did you find wiganworld?    researching for family tree
  Comments just read a message from john s parker from adelaide- i knew michael parker from dickens place before he emigrated in the 60s- you must be related. My family lived on the other side of the estate on walpole avenue.

  Posted by Maureen Andrews nee McGovern on 11th March 2016  cliff560@btinternet.com 
  Where are you? Wigan
  How did you find wiganworld?    Been here since2008
  Comments Hello Kath,you will have more luck (when the site is updated)..I will look forward to your photos.I was brought up in Great George St as well...good luck.

  Posted by kath campbell - previously mullaney on 7th March 2016  
  Where are you? winstanley,wigan
  How did you find wiganworld?    just checking items on wigan world
  Comments tried several times to join the site to post old photos from my schooldays at notre dame high school 1962---1968.My grandparents lived on gt george st[Fahey] so very interested in all the wallgate stories from others.

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