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Rail from Cornwall, England
Posted by: Janette (ID *****2814) Date: May 16, 2002 at 06:00:53
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My Grandmother Dorothy Katherine Alice PURKISS [1912- ], a twin, was born in Bethnal Green, London, England.
Her parents were George William PURKISS [1889-1963] and Lily LANKSHEAR [1890-1956] who married in Bethnal Green, London, England in 1912.

Lily LANKSHEAR was born in St. Olave, London, England.
Her parents were Thomas Sylvester LANKSHEAR [1847-1933] and Caroline TOWNSEND [1850-1955] who were married in Wandsworth in 1870.

Thomas Sylvester LANKSHEAR was born in Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England.
His parents were John LANKSHEAR [1814-1872] and Elizabeth SHAW [1814-1871] who were married in Newington, London, England in 1838.

Caroline TOWNSEND was born in Colan, Cornwall, England.
Her parents were George TOWNSEND [1815- ] and Mary Hendy RAIL [1815- ] who were married in Colan, Cornwall, England in 1842.

Any connections anybody?

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