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

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Edith Jump
Hi, my mum is searching for her old friend Edith Davies who married John Jump. Born around...
Fiona157 3 1,090 27th Nov 2019, 20:36
The old Council Houses behind Leyland Park.
Is anyone on here who used to live in the old Council Houses behind Leyland Park in Hindle...
Evie 3 1,213 23rd Nov 2019, 22:18
Descendants of...
Hello I am looking for any descendants of the following people: James Henry Mooney 1...
paddy2t10 - 1,209 16th Nov 2019, 22:19
Shops in Hindley
Does anyone remember the name of the Video shop, next to St Peters back in the late 70's/8...
Evie 4 1,006 14th Nov 2019, 10:45
Anyone with the surname "Hosker" or family member related to the late Robert "Bobby" Almon...
peterg125 - 882 13th Nov 2019, 11:20
jeff bailey
trying to trace jeff or his sister carol.they lived in drummond square in wigan.some old b...
doubleff - 786 12th Nov 2019, 19:19
Head Mistress for highfield school
Does anyone recall the headmistress at highfield during the 1960s onwards i seem to think ...
GOLDEN BEAR 5 1,860 12th Nov 2019, 16:07
Thomas Broxton
Hi I am doing some genealogy research and researching Thomas Broxton born c1920. I believ...
Jollew1 8 1,318 10th Nov 2019, 23:12
Annie Tighe 1880.(Winnie)
Hi, need help please. Annie Tighe married Joseph Kelly 1881, Wigan.On cert.says she was...
soreen 3 811 3rd Nov 2019, 20:14
Great gran lived in as a servant for W.j.lamb, Wigan mayor of Wigan at Elm Field, near boa...
soreen 4 1,350 31st Oct 2019, 22:27
Bambers of Ince
Hi Everyone, I've been stuck with my Bamber branch of my family tree for quite some time n...
heyes 31 6,832 21st Oct 2019, 08:25
LEP 1950
Many readers of these posts were helped by Wigan born LEP 1950. She generously assisted me...
whacker 8 1,547 18th Oct 2019, 20:17
Kevin Murphy Headmaster St John Fisher
I was having a good glass of red with a Wigan mate. we got talking about school. then his ...
aussie94 4 1,772 15th Oct 2019, 09:30
for philip gormley.
hi phil dont know if you know or not that my cousin paul roper has passed away in hospital...
whups - 963 8th Oct 2019, 17:55
Horwich Loco Works Apprentice School
Horwich Heritage has lots of Apprentice group photos on display until next Friday. Old bo...
kath arkwright 8 1,683 5th Oct 2019, 18:19
kath arkwright
old mate
does anybody know geoff tomlinsons were abouts
houghy1 1 1,122 21st Sep 2019, 15:35
Steve Foster
Has anybody any news on my ex son in law Steve.he comes from Ince,has a Brother Tom..and...
momac 15 2,397 11th Sep 2019, 07:37
Passing of a very dear friend in Spain..
Just heard of the passing of a very dear friend who lived in Spain with her husband. We we...
fred mason 4 1,628 4th Sep 2019, 18:07
Hi everyone, do any of you remember Alan Hurst? He lived in Pemberton Road, Winstanley in ...
AlanS 3 1,292 3rd Sep 2019, 21:17
Enid Winstanley nee Jones
My sister-in-law Ann Mercer nee Clayton, is trying to trace an old friend Enid Winstanley ...
jack bit 5 1,229 27th Aug 2019, 23:14
jack bit
Kathleen Sharratt
Does anyone have any contact with Kath, please? We started Hindley & Abram Grammar School...
Marjorie 2 1,245 8th Aug 2019, 18:49
Can you email me please
admin - 849 8th Aug 2019, 13:39
Family history assistance required
Just like many of you I am researching my family tree, I have hit a brick wall regarding e...
barbarabanter 15 2,148 8th Aug 2019, 13:36
Teresa Kelly.1921
Teresa Kelly, born 1921.Dad Martin James Kelly, Mam Ann (nee Kelly)1939 lived in Forge St,...
soreen 2 1,267 4th Aug 2019, 22:08
Famous Acts on Wigan ABC Ritz Cinema is compilling a list of famous acts who appeared there right up to its ...
billyshym 62 14,215 26th Jul 2019, 18:15
Dennis Hurst
I have drawn a blank trying to trace Dennis Hurst who was born at Wigan in 1942. His paren...
jodav 2 1,029 17th Jul 2019, 18:56
Lynch family of Wallgate
Hi all. I am trying to find out more about the Lynch family from Wallgate. My great nan ...
kaths21 37 3,164 15th Jul 2019, 13:05
Tony Berry
Sad news this morning, Tony Berry from the Houghton Weavers has died. Loved their music. ...
linma 1 1,504 24th Jun 2019, 10:45
1909 Liverpool - New York
I have a relative who went to New York in 1909 sailing from Liverpool. Is it possible to f...
annefair 4 1,610 13th Jun 2019, 18:14
George Frost Stone Mason Wigan Lane 1822
Come to a dead end researching my husband's family with George Frost who was a Stone Mason...
FrancesHall 1 917 1st Jun 2019, 11:00
For mygriffiths
Hi, Susan Williams the Lowe researcher has been trying to get in touch with you, she said ...
joanw 1 1,026 31st May 2019, 12:13
James Leyland /Margaret Fairclough
Born 1837, James lived in Milton St, Poolstock.Possible lockkeeper in life time. Died 1900...
soreen - 847 18th May 2019, 19:42
Alan Porter
Here on Vancouver Island, surrounded by the sparkling waters of the Pacific ocean, I have...
alanporter 7 1,851 17th May 2019, 17:11
Poolstock lock keeper
Looking for lock keeper who lived in Milton St.Poolstock around 1898.Joseph Kelly.
soreen 4 1,303 19th Apr 2019, 17:03
Tommy Two Stroke
Trencherfield mill managers
I've often noticed posts about mills on this site, and although I'm asking about something...
LEP1950 4 1,429 15th Apr 2019, 20:56
Poolstock lock keeper
J.Kelly, lock keeper at Poolstock between 1880 & 1890.His son William drowned in 1883.Sear...
soreen 4 1,497 11th Apr 2019, 13:52
Robert Melling
I'm trying to find info about Robert Melling, father of Elizabeth Melling who married Jame...
macwil48 27 3,689 10th Apr 2019, 14:27
Graham Smith...
Does anybody know or knew him..he lived in Mesnes Park Terrace as a youngster until his ...
momac 7 1,695 21st Mar 2019, 11:18
Spencer Rd
Part of Spencer Rd from Galloways to the Bridge has been closed, Police & a bomb disposal ...
nanajacqui 1 1,222 20th Mar 2019, 13:45
Critchley/Smith Family from Bryn
Does anyone remember Graham Critchley,who was living in Wigan Road in the late 40s.He live...
bryn156 8 2,607 10th Mar 2019, 21:57