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From: "Colleen Andrews" <>
Subject: Re: [ABERDEEN] Older women having babies/ Wilson /Allan
Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2002 15:36:36 -0400
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My great-great-grandmother Mary Ann Hicks wasn't married till she was about
30, & had her last child at 46 (this was all in Cornwall, England). Mind
you, she died at the age of 59......


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Sent: Sunday, April 28, 2002 10:45 AM
Subject: [ABERDEEN] Older women having babies/ Wilson /Allan


> Hi listers!
>
> I just found out that my gggrandmother,Rebecca Silver Wilson wife of John
> Allan, mother of my ggrandmother, Jane Ann Wilson, later had children John
> and David B. Allan. This was the 1870's and Rebecca was 42 and 48 when
she
> had these children. Has anyone else ran into mothers that were 48? Just
how
> unusual is this?
>
> Liz
>
> ______________________________


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