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Subject: Re: [ABERDEEN] Re: tour of Aberdeen (FORBES connection)
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2006 10:37:32 +0000 (GMT)
Fred H Held <> wrote:
My wife, her sister, and I have traveled in England and Scotland to
visit their family (FORBES) regions around Aberdeenshire in 2001 and
Hi Fred read your note on our rail system.
Good of you to say you enjoyed your stay despite the weather.
I presume you visited ANESFH, a great bunch of volunteers.
I was interested in the FORBES connection.
I have traced my line back to Maryculter which is 8 miles from Aberdeen.
I was wondering if there is any connection with the following:
Name : GEORGE FORBES
OPR 1844 264/2 Birth
Date : 06 March 1844
Where : Bogfon, Maryculter, Kincardineshire, Scotland
Father's Name : George Forbes
Father's Profession :
Mother : Ann
Mother's Maiden Surname : Collie
Mother's Profession :
All the best
in a drizzly Glasgow, Scotland