PipeChat Digest #4445 - Tuesday, April 20, 2004
 
Re: Vocabulary question
  by "Scott Montgomery" <montre1978@yahoo.com>
Re: Nova Scotia Pipe OrgansLong)
  by "Nelson Denton" <ndenton@cogeco.ca>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Vocabulary question From: "Scott Montgomery" <montre1978@yahoo.com> Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 22:59:47 -0700 (PDT)   ooppss, my mistake, yes 5   Andy Lawrence <andy@ablorgans.com> wrote:Fair enough, except I think = that'd be 5 ranks (understandable roman numeral error).   On Mon, 19 Apr 2004 18:43:55 -0700 (PDT), Scott Montgomery wrote > I believe you would count that as 6 ranks. You wouldn't say that a > celeste or a sesqualtera stop that starts at tenor C is only 4/5ths > of a rank. > > Octaaf wrote:Simple enough ... however, how > does one "count" the ranks of say a Mixture IV-V stop? > > Thanks,       A.B.Lawrence Pipe Organ Service PO Box 111 Burlington, VT 05402 (802)578-3936 Visit our website at www.ablorgans.com "Pipe Up and Be Heard!" PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital organs & related topics HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org List: mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org Administration: mailto:admin@pipechat.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:requests@pipechat.org       --------------------------------- Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! Photos: High-quality 4x6 digital prints for 25=A2  
(back) Subject: Re: Nova Scotia Pipe OrgansLong) From: "Nelson Denton" <ndenton@cogeco.ca> Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2004 02:48:34 -0400   Re: Nova Scotia Pipe OrgansI've been looking at the New Brunswick census = for 1881 and I've found a whack of Paines, Peters and Wetmores Hundreds = in fact. :-(((   The Wetmores seem to be big into cabinetmaking so it's hard to sort them = out at a glance.   Danny I'd suggest going to your biggest local library in St John and = checking out the historical records section. I'm sure they would have = City Directories from the late 1800's which you could view. I'm sure = there would be listings in each book for a firm that large and plenty of = names to research.=20   Could these be some of your Peters???   Nelson   1881 census=20   Household:     Name Marital Status Gender Ethnic Origin Age Birthplace = Occupation Religion=20 Charles H. PETERS M Male Irish 54 New Brunswick = Merchant ... Baptist =20 Hanah PETERS M Female Irish 51 New Brunswick = Baptist =20 John PETERS Male Irish 28 New Brunswick Manufacturer = Baptist =20 Edwin PETERS M Male Irish 26 New Brunswick Merchant = Baptist =20 Fredrick A. PETERS Male Irish 24 New Brunswick Clerk = Baptist =20 Lillie A. PETERS Female Irish 21 New Brunswick = Baptist =20 Charles H. PETERS, JUN. Male Irish 18 New Brunswick = Clerk Baptist =20 Frank L. PETERS Male Irish 14 New Brunswick = Baptist =20 Ellen HIGGINS Female Irish 40 Ireland Servant = Roman Catholic =20         -------------------------------------------------------------------------= -------   Source Information:   Census Place Prince Ward, Saint John, Saint John, New Brunswick=20 Family History Library Film 1375814=20 NA Film Number C-13178=20 District 24=20 Sub-district A=20 Division 2=20 Page Number 108=20 Household Number 550=20