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From: D H <>
Subject: Re: [S-I] Native Irish McLains
Date: Sun, 29 Jan 2012 19:00:30 +0000
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Yes it is lovely when a hunch pays off.

Nice work!!



On 29/01/2012 17:45, wrote:
> Re: [S-I] Native Irish McLains versus Native American Sioux
>
>
> Going on a hunch from something I read in "Born Fighting" by Jim Webb
> about many of the scots being tight-knit families that emigrated and
> settled together, and stuck together for generations I looked for Weirs and
> Gilchrists near my McLains in Tyrone& Londonderry. In Tyrone's hearth
> rolls on the next farm over from my ancestor John McLain...


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