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From: "kwatkins" <>
Subject: Re: British Regiments in India 1860s
Date: Wed, 9 Dec 1998 05:36:48 +0800


Hello everyone,

Frances G. Kemp wrote in message <>...
>My G-grandfather was a noncommissioned officer garrisoned in India with
>the 97th Regt. in the 1860s. He was there for seven and a half years.
>His family accompanied him during during this period. Two of his sons
>were born there; one at Jubbalpore and the other at Saugor. Can anyone
>suggest some reading material which would help me become familiar with
>what living conditions would have been like for families like this at
>that time.

Did you know there is a list for those researching India? The list is set
up on rootsweb and can be subscribed to from their site.

Have a good day,

Karen WATKINS (Donnybrook, Western Australia)


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