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Recent content by dizzylizzie

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    Butcher Brown of Southwell

    I have added 2 photos, which I have traced to Market Place in Southwell Nottinghamshire. Can anyone help by adding anything? date? names? all I know is that my Great grandfather William Brown (known as Butcher Brown according to a local history book,) owned this buitchers shop in Southwell...
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    Butcher Brown of Southwell, Nottinghamshire

    I recently traced my Great Grandfather William Brown to Southwell in Nottinghamshire, and was lucky to find the shop and slaughter yard where he worked, still a butchers shop. He was called Butcher Brown by the people in the town. The Trade directories showed he had shop from 1869. He had a...
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    Hanmer family in Footscray

    I have traced the Hanmer family who emigrated to Australia and settled in Footscray at the turn of the C20th. I believe Edward had a haulage business and was mayor c.1931. He also returned to Shropshire to visit family in the 1920's or 1930's. I have a book with a mention of a visit recorded...
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    names wanted

    Please can you tell me how long it takes for submitted names to be posted. Thank you. New to the forum and have submitted a couple of names to the wanted section.