People   (Re-unions, trace old friends and relatives.)

Message Started by Replies Views Last Post / By
Banks/Bridge family
Trying to make conact with the Susan Bridge that posted Item #: 12361 about her dad - my c...
linacrelad - 888 Sticky!
John Sullivan Builder
Hi I am looking for the family contact details of a chap called John Sullivan, a builder...
PembyWN5 - 23 2nd Mar 2021, 07:51
Elizabeth Mary Foster
Died 26 March 1948 lived at 22 Mutual Street York Ontario Canada. Does anyone have acces...
annefair 3 106 28th Feb 2021, 19:13
Looking for info
Hi all an looking to find some information about a man from Wigan that owned an ...
alli1978 9 315 28th Feb 2021, 14:34
Captain Thomas Newton M.C.-grave of
Found the grave of this brave man in Wigan Cemetery Lower Ince recently. He was killed a f...
flaggy delf 64 2,553 28th Feb 2021, 11:55
Golborne colliery
Any ex Golborne men about ,pey partridge as posted before ,tuddy did you live in whelley n...
Handsomeminer 608 19,993 25th Feb 2021, 15:09
The rock for Peter Israel
Peter I married a girl from Coventry years ago and still have close contact with the City,...
dougie - 94 24th Feb 2021, 21:43
William alker
Looking for a death of the above born 1830 /31in wigan ,he was alive in 1888 at his daught...
christine marsden 6 203 23rd Feb 2021, 20:22
christine marsden
Susan Earl
An old friend Susan Earl ,formerly of Swinley Ln. Wigan. I lost contact for over 20 years....
kameras - 141 18th Feb 2021, 20:47
Today friday i bumped into an old school friend from way -way back at my junior school wh...
GOLDEN BEAR 2 366 17th Feb 2021, 13:49
John Isherwood and/or Walter Bayman
Hi I am buying a house in Greenways, Standish and the previous owners have told me the ...
Plomax 3 323 16th Feb 2021, 19:58
Question for Freda Chorlton
Hello Freda, My 3x great grandparents both died in 1911 in Ince, Celia and Francis Tayl...
paddy2t10 14 2,517 15th Feb 2021, 14:00
contact lost cousin
Hi i am looking for lost cousin or relatives of Roy Murphy, son of Lawrence and Olive Murp...
SteveHal 12 1,490 14th Feb 2021, 14:55
orphanage in billinge
does anyone have any information on an orphanage in billinge which was run by nuns?
jud178 253 33,752 11th Feb 2021, 14:11
Tracing family history...
My great great grandfather was Thomas Knowles, born in Ince 1824. He was a partner in the ...
janus5 20 5,920 10th Feb 2021, 19:58
Find my past
Has anyone got subscription to above site? Have got some details of ancestor but won't giv...
christine marsden 4 408 9th Feb 2021, 19:32
christine marsden
Family tree
missing jigsaw 4 266 7th Feb 2021, 22:45
Fred Marchant of Chester
I wonder if someone would be kind enough to help me? I am trying to trace Mr. Fred Marchan...
whacker 4 240 4th Feb 2021, 23:02
Fred Rosbottom
I can’t remember Dad’s user name on this site but he did used to post on here in the p...
lesley 22 1,330 1st Feb 2021, 20:05
Paul McNamara
Hi, just to let everyone who knew my brother Paul McNamara (a member on here) that he pass...
Squires20 5 418 31st Jan 2021, 13:30
Hello everyone, I was registered on Wigan World around 12 years ago, but as I'd not used t...
Medical Maverick 13 1,008 28th Jan 2021, 17:23
Hoste Maladjusted Children, Burtholme, Worthington
I am doing some research and would like to speak to anyone sent to this hostel for treatme...
daghda - 123 28th Jan 2021, 15:54
Anne Marie
Does anyone know Anne Marie from Hindley Green? I used to work with her in the NHS must be...
YORKIE - 176 23rd Jan 2021, 23:54
????? ?? ???? ???? VAL (NISA, HIGHER INCE)
The many question marks in the title were initially in Hindi and said 'rest in peace.' ...
Medical Maverick 3 214 22nd Jan 2021, 20:57
Medical Maverick
Alan Halsall
Does anyone know if Alan is still with us. He was a draughtsman at Worsley Mains Ironworks...
brynkiwi - 133 22nd Jan 2021, 06:30
Trying to contact paddy2t10
I am trying to contact a contributor with the username paddy2t10. It seems that he is a re...
bigbondy 7 325 16th Jan 2021, 21:33
tracing XENON
I would like to contact XENON IF you are still on WIGAN WORLD WOULD LIKE TO CHAT TO YOU...
GOLDEN BEAR - 107 8th Jan 2021, 15:02
Contacting paddy2t10
Hi, I've just managed to register with the site after having been unable to on previous oc...
bigbondy - 122 7th Jan 2021, 19:29
does ny one rem dehaans meet works park lane abram
hiya does anyone remember dehaans meat works , or worked there in the past about 1970 than...
nannaspet 112 8,056 5th Jan 2021, 09:29
john b
Brian Ludbrook
Does anyone remember Brian Ludbrook, he had a spell playing for Wigan rugby and I understa...
tom1303 5 1,183 4th Jan 2021, 21:38
Hi Jim, This is Peter. I have some information and photos for you. Please contact me
monumental 5 1,160 4th Jan 2021, 21:32
A neighbour passes away .....
.... and I only found out today. A few days ago, I believe, Billy Cunliffe, known to man...
tonker 12 567 4th Jan 2021, 19:24
Jim and Joan
Anybody know what happens to Jim and Joan Sutcliffe? They were friends of my husbands pare...
judyteen - 183 2nd Jan 2021, 17:14
Barbara Windsor
Another of the greats gone, the lovely Barbara Windsor. My favourite moment was in Carry ...
linma 6 327 23rd Dec 2020, 20:07
Medical Maverick
Gidlow School
Hi Mollie M, I have been trying to get in touch to reminisce about our times at Gidlow sch...
verdus - 264 16th Dec 2020, 08:49
Elizabeth & thomas Balmer Johnson
Married in Wigan 1848, Dad James Taylor, a painter. & John Johnson. Any info.please on c...
soreen 4 244 26th Nov 2020, 19:12
Might you use Ancestry? Any help you can offer...
I am researching my family tree, just like so many others. I no longer have an Ancestry...
barbarabanter 13 655 24th Nov 2020, 18:26
Des O’Connor
The lovely Des O’Connor has died, another of the greats gone. No doubt he will now be t...
linma 2 286 20th Nov 2020, 16:42
alan porter, wigan sea cadets
Anybody remember me ?
alan porter 9 1,092 11th Nov 2020, 12:21
peter g
Philanthropic Buildings, Golborne
Does anyone know the history of the Philanthropic Buildings, Harvey Lane, Golborne. I thin...
fedup 11 273 8th Nov 2020, 11:15
friends wghs and wgs
Does anyone remember hilary parkinson and kate fisher from high school and padi boland fro...
Magic tree 3 680 19th Oct 2020, 21:02
Magic tree