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From: "shirley foley" <>
Date: Sun, 14 Feb 1999 03:36:14 PST

>Its me again.
>I am also posting this to the list to see if anyone might see a
>connection to their famalies.
>There are CONDONS in Newfoundland but my father always told me that his
>ancestors the CONGDONS were the only family in Newfoundland so all the
>CONGDONS here must have been related.
>The following is a list of my UNKNOWN CONGDONS in Nfld. (the ones I
>not connected to my tree yet):
>Mrs Charles CONGDON-widow 12 Bell St. St Johns, Nfld 1885-86 City
>Daniel CONGDON-Shipwright St Johns d April 24, 1889 (from family notes)
>James Martin CONGDON b 8/31/1850 Nf. M 7/16/1880 USA to Mary Elizabeth
>SEARLE of St Johns b Oct 10/1858 and they had a son Wm James d
>age 16 mo.
>Dr James CONGDON of Grand Bank m 5/23/1861 Anna PEARCEY.
>John CONGDON-Agent of St Johns 1794-5 (33 yrs in nfld)-census 1794-5
>John E. CONGDON b abt 1795 England m at Bonavista Hannah HOSIER b abt
>1798 Bonavista d 1888 age 90 at her daughters residence Mrs ARAM in
>They opened an Academy & lived in North Dakota. He was a graduate of
>Oxford and spoke seven languages (From Tom R. Cole from the Story of
>Methodism in Bonavista by Rev Charles Lench @1919 pages 53--56)
>Thomas CONGDON of Tilting 1823 Nfld Archives KCRC
>Thomas CONGDON merchant of Fermeuse & Renwes 1812
>Thomas CONGDON trustee 9/23/1817 at matters of a James Saunders of
>William M. CONGDON - Special Mechanic O & R Dept Kittery Navy
>Yard--Bathurst Newspaper
>William S. CONGDON b at Brigus, Nfld. m St Johns, Nfld 1898
>They lived in Bath Maine(???3/30/1906 newspaper). He moved to North
>Sydney, N.S in 1900, he lived there about 25 yrs before retiring at St
>Johns. They had Eola & May (one of daughters 14 lb when born at their
>home at King St., Bath Maine). ----Bartlett was the daughter of George
>& Elizabeth J. Bartlett of Nfld, she died before March 1909. (From the
>scrapbook of Wm. Bartlett)
>I am also researching the LEE family name --3 brothers, Edward, Owen &
>Henry--and recently I had an email from someone in England and he said
>OWEN is a Welsh name and they could have come from Liverpool. Would
>know if there is a site for the Liverpool area?
>Thanks & talk to you later

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