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Offline Shropshirelad1963

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« on: Thursday 24 December 20 18:19 GMT (UK) »
Can anyone decipher the top surname? William..........
Clare
Poole
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Vaughan
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« Reply #1 on: Thursday 24 December 20 18:25 GMT (UK) »
Is it possible that there is a middle name James - shortened to Jas -- then the surname starts with a capital 'P' ? Probably not - but just a thought.
West Yorks; ---- Illingworth, Marshall, Muffit/Muffett/Murfitt, Barber, Sanderson, Townend, Barraclough, Lister -- and lots more. Locations mainly in Birstall parish - Hartshead-- Drighlington --Adwalton --Mirfield - Heckmondwike --Kippax - Sherburn in Elmet.

Ireland ------Cleary, Whelan - Nenagh.
Dowling - Monasterevin
Daly - Westmeath

Lancashire ---- Smith from Alston , Johnson and Fairclough---- Tarleton and loads more from Tarleton and Accrington areas.

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« Reply #2 on: Thursday 24 December 20 18:28 GMT (UK) »
William Jas. Penn maybe?
West Yorks; ---- Illingworth, Marshall, Muffit/Muffett/Murfitt, Barber, Sanderson, Townend, Barraclough, Lister -- and lots more. Locations mainly in Birstall parish - Hartshead-- Drighlington --Adwalton --Mirfield - Heckmondwike --Kippax - Sherburn in Elmet.

Ireland ------Cleary, Whelan - Nenagh.
Dowling - Monasterevin
Daly - Westmeath

Lancashire ---- Smith from Alston , Johnson and Fairclough---- Tarleton and loads more from Tarleton and Accrington areas.


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« Reply #3 on: Thursday 24 December 20 18:31 GMT (UK) »
William James Penny ?

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« Reply #4 on: Thursday 24 December 20 21:29 GMT (UK) »
William Jas. Penn maybe?

I read it as this, also.

Jamjar
Atkinson; Badier; Cameron; Grant; Howie; Jardine; Jenkins; Kerr; Lawardorn; Lee; Linton; Lonie; McConnell; Morgan; Morrison; Murphy; O'Leary; Paton; Pratt; Robb; Williams

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« Reply #5 on: Thursday 24 December 20 22:31 GMT (UK) »
William Jas. Penn maybe?

Yes...that's what I saw before I read the response.
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Re: Surname
« Reply #6 on: Saturday 09 January 21 19:01 GMT (UK) »
Could it be Perry? I know there were Perrys in  the ares
Clare
Poole
Dunning
Wilson
Parton
Vaughan
Watkiss

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« Reply #7 on: Saturday 09 January 21 19:40 GMT (UK) »
Perry is not beyond the realms of possibility actually - the 2 x letter 'n's COULD be 'r' s -- but the 'y' will be completely above the 'line.'
West Yorks; ---- Illingworth, Marshall, Muffit/Muffett/Murfitt, Barber, Sanderson, Townend, Barraclough, Lister -- and lots more. Locations mainly in Birstall parish - Hartshead-- Drighlington --Adwalton --Mirfield - Heckmondwike --Kippax - Sherburn in Elmet.

Ireland ------Cleary, Whelan - Nenagh.
Dowling - Monasterevin
Daly - Westmeath

Lancashire ---- Smith from Alston , Johnson and Fairclough---- Tarleton and loads more from Tarleton and Accrington areas.

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« Reply #8 on: Saturday 09 January 21 21:57 GMT (UK) »
Shropshire is not far from the Welsh borders so Penry is a possibility, perhaps.
Suffolk: Pearl(e),  Garnham, Southgate, Blo(o)mfield,Grimwood/Grimwade,Josselyn/Gosling
Durham/Yorkshire: Sedgwick/Sidgwick, Shadforth
Ireland: Davis
Norway: Torreson/Torsen/Torrison
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