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    Seeking help to trace ancestor from Switzerland

    Hi Keith, Wow! This is more information than we ever hoped we might get. Thank you so much again for helping us. We truly appreciate all the time you have put in. If you get the opportunity, please also pass on our thanks to the lady who you previously mentioned, whose husband is possibly...
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    Seeking help to trace ancestor from Switzerland

    And Gibbo, thank you very much for your help with our search as well. Clare and Pauline
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    Seeking help to trace ancestor from Switzerland

    Hi Keith, Oh my word!!! How on earth did you find all this out?? That is truly amazing and brilliant to know. You have just made my mum and I so happy to finally have this information. The John Frederick Cliff you've mentioned above from the 1901 census, one of Laure's sons, is my mum's maternal...
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    Seeking help to trace ancestor from Switzerland

    Hi Solidrock2, Thank you very much for your reply and help, and for the links. Wow! You have achieved in a few hours what it took my mum and I a few years to find out, and then some more besides!! We started our family ancestry journey about 10 years ago, and it all begin with an interest in...
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    Seeking help to trace ancestor from Switzerland

    My mum and I are hoping to find information about my maternal great, great grandmother Laure Constance Cliff (nee Tissot). To the best of our knowledge, with the limited information we have managed to gather, Laure was a Swiss national (french speaking) born possibly in 1851 - 1854 (depending on...
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    Anybody with a contact in Switzerland please?

    Hi Adrian and all above who have replied. My mum, Pauline, and I are hoping to find information about my maternal great, great grandmother Laure Constance Cliff (nee Tissot). To the best of our knowledge, with the limited information we have managed to gather, Laure was a Swiss national (french...
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