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Link: From Wales to North America
« on: Sunday 15 February 04 15:21 GMT (UK) »
From the website "Wales on the Web" is a collection of quality links on the emigrants from Wales to North America.



http://www.walesontheweb.org/cgi-bin/subindex/en//970

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Re:Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 02 March 04 00:29 GMT (UK) »
...and a special hello from all in Toronto!
Searching for names Davies, Dudley, Yapp, and Groom in the border counties - mostly Shropshire, Montgomeryshire, Staffordshire, Meirioneth. Also some North American emigrants.

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Re:Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #2 on: Tuesday 02 March 04 21:09 GMT (UK) »
Hello Uncle Doug!!! Hope you are well !!

(For the benefit of people who don't know - this is my Uncle Douglas (my Dad's brother) who emmigrated from the lush land of Wales to make his mark on Canada)
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Re:Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #3 on: Tuesday 02 March 04 21:28 GMT (UK) »
Yes Thanks. All is well. Did you notice that I posted on the handwriting analysis query?
Searching for names Davies, Dudley, Yapp, and Groom in the border counties - mostly Shropshire, Montgomeryshire, Staffordshire, Meirioneth. Also some North American emigrants.

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Re:Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #4 on: Tuesday 02 March 04 21:31 GMT (UK) »
Hi Uncle Doug

Bet you are glad that your young nephew Trystan has 'come good' at last

He has 'dun well' - but its difficult to keep him on the straight and narrow.

Anyway; Welcome to Rootschat and the genealogy boards

I bet trystan has done all the research for you

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Re:Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #5 on: Tuesday 02 March 04 21:34 GMT (UK) »
That's great !

Yes -  I did notice that - I agree with you (when I first saw it I assumed it said Port Meirion!)

(If you click on Hello, Doug from Canada, you have 1 messages, 1 are new on the top right you can read the Instant Message I sent you)
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Re:Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #6 on: Tuesday 02 March 04 21:35 GMT (UK) »
Oh no, Chris 1066 is going to boot us off now I bet now that he has been promoted to "Global Moderator" on RootsChat!!!
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Re: Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #7 on: Saturday 12 February 05 21:33 GMT (UK) »
Trystan,
the link above for wales on the web doesn't seem to be working?
I tried the actual site and looked for emigrants but no luck?
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Re: Link: From Wales to North America
« Reply #8 on: Tuesday 15 February 05 22:05 GMT (UK) »
Hiya Newbie,

Strange isn't it - but there is a lot of stuff on Welsh in North America:

http://www.walesontheweb.org/cayw/index/en/970/all

http://www.walesontheweb.org/cayw/index/en/305/89166

Trystan

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