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Re: Hearn in IOW
Posted by: Sally Ward (ID *****1110) Date: January 31, 2009 at 15:53:07
In Reply to: Hearn in IOW by Ria Hendrix of 1389

Hi Ria,

I'm afraid this is going to sound very amateur. I have a Miss Katharine Hearn, daughter of Alfred Hearn both of the Isle of Wight, UK. Miss Hearn died in 1932. She is not family to me, I'm actually researching a textile she at one time owned (a quilt). The quilt looks to me to have American design influences, so I was wondering if she had an American emigrant family connection. Looking for Hearns in Isle of Wight County Virginia was just a kind of starting guess. In the 1871 Census the family were Alfred and Isabella Hearn, parents, and children Isabella, Katharine, Alfred and Mary.

I am also waiting for responses from UK genealogy sites.

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