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The Common Room / Joseph Gaunt born 1792
« on: Monday 12 October 20 20:45 BST (UK)  »
I’m looking for information on my great, great, great grandfather Joseph Gaunt, born in Staffordshire, married Susannah Long in Stretton on Fosse Warwickshire. Joseph was blind & he & Susannah & his 5 children went to Wawanosh, Huron County Canada. I’d like to be able to prove who Joseph’s parents were.

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The Common Room / Foster care in the 1930’s
« on: Friday 05 June 20 19:44 BST (UK)  »
My great aunt was a foster carer in Sussex in the 1930’s. Is there any way of finding out who she actually fostered?

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Cavan / Nixon family, Nixon Lodge & Nixon House in County Cavan
« on: Saturday 16 November 19 11:44 GMT (UK)  »
i am a descendant of Thomas Nixon born abt 1792 & his wife Isabella Reed born abt 1804. They lived in Tawnymakelly in County Cavan & I believe he owned land & paid tithes on it. I know that both Thomas & Isabella died in Ottawa Canada but I have no idea when they emigrated but it must have been after 1836 because he is still paying tithes in that year. I believe they lived in Nixon Lodge & I think there are ruins of it still on site. Does anyone know anything about Nixon Lodge or have any photos or drawings of how it used to look or how what’s left of it looks now?
Any information on the Nixons of that time will be gratefully received.

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The Common Room / Captain Edward Norris
« on: Friday 09 August 19 22:20 BST (UK)  »
Now searching for Captain Edward Norris who was possibly Canadian but was in the UK in 1943. His birthday was 9th February but I don’t know what year. He gave me “Now We Are Six” by A.A. Milne on my 1st birthday. I would love to know what happened to him.

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The Common Room / Frederick Coomber
« on: Wednesday 07 August 19 19:51 BST (UK)  »
Any information on Frederick Coomber & his wife Maud (Kennard). Did they have any children? They lived in Sussex.

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The Common Room / Information on David Mansfield
« on: Wednesday 07 August 19 17:13 BST (UK)  »
I am trying to find out any information on David Mansfield (?) who was a Sgt Major in Bordon, Hants, some time in the 1940’s & who went to France approximately 1944 or 45.

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The Common Room / Princess Patricia’s Light Infantry 1940 in the UK
« on: Tuesday 06 August 19 16:55 BST (UK)  »
My father was Canadian & served in the UK with the Princess Pat’s stationed in Surrey from 1940-44. I have been unable to find anything about his time here or his subsequent posting to Italy. Any help please.

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The Common Room / Anyone have any information on Artemisha Crawford?
« on: Tuesday 06 August 19 16:38 BST (UK)  »
Artemisha was my great, great, great grandmother & apparently, her grandfather submitted his Georgia land petition from Augusta in April 1784. Would really like to find out more about her.

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The Common Room / Information on Carl Frederick Bernhardt Louise Bause
« on: Saturday 03 August 19 16:19 BST (UK)  »
I wonder if anyone can help me to discover who this person was, birth year 1882. I have just found his name in my grandmother’s birthday book which dates back to the beginning of the 1900’s.

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