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From: "Carolyn Thomas" <>
Subject: Bells Ulster Surnames
Date: Fri, 31 Dec 1999 07:58:19 +1300

Please Could some kind person look in the above book for the surname ,BLACK?
I have recently found that the long line of Scotsmen I thought I came from
is not quite what it seems. My GG Grandfather, James BLACK has on the 1881
census taken in Glasgow that he was born in Strabane!!!!
Quite a shock to the system! However it certainly makes life a wee bit more
As he was married in Manchester in 1860 I have no idea when he may have
arrived in the UK and would be most interested in the distribution of the
name in Ulster. Many thanks, Carolyn Thomas New Zealand

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