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From: "ROY HORWELL" <>
Subject: Fw: HORWELL NAME
Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2001 16:14:36 +1300
From: ROY HORWELL <>
Date: Saturday, 13 January 2001 15:23
Subject: HORWELL NAME
>I am trying to trace my G/Grandfather,JOHN HORWELL.All the info I have of
>him is on my grandfathers birth cert. The following info is off this cert.
>My g/father was born 4 Jan 1895 at 24 Octagon Cottages, v.s.d.(unsure
>what v.s.d means) with the name ALBERT EDWIN HORWELL. His father was JOHN
>HORWELL, a stoker in the R.N. and his mother was MARY ANN HORWELL formally
>PALMER. They lived at 24 Octagon Cottages. If anyonr can shed any light or
>offer suggestions of where to go from here I will be very pleased.
>Roy Horwell, Bluff, New Zealand