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From: Ms Betty Fredericks <>
Subject: [N-E-IRISH] LOFTUS / HELLY, early 1900's MA
Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 06:34:23 -0700 (PDT)
I have just connected up with a former, high-school classmate (AHS62) and
we have been chatting on-line. When he found out I do genealogy, he
asked if I could find out anything about his parents:
Edward LOFTUS and Julia HELLY married in 1939 in MA, and had arrived after
1930, possibly 1935.
I was wondering if anyone else was researching these surnames. He has
only given me a few other details, so far.
He says that both families came from County Mayo.
Betty (near Lowell, MA)
As I told him this week, we went to high school with like 200 classmates,
and I'll guess not one of us thought about the "family tree" of the other
classmates. So, I would not have known that his parents had only arrived
like 10 yrs. before he was born.
P.S.2 My Irish ancestors (and my husband's) arrived during the
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