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Sent: Wednesday, July 11, 2001 1:07 AM
Subject: Re: Fowke,Gray,Bird,Warburton,Pointing
On 10 Jul 2001, at 16:24, anne higham wrote:
> Hello Camilla ~
> I've no connection to these names but the 1881 UK census shows that
> surnames Fowke, Gray & Bird are recorded with Ceylon connections. You
> may already have this material. If you do not, and it's of interest,
> just drop me a line. regards Anne H. in Epping, England
Thank you for the offer. I do already have the 1881 census
information. I am really looking for any connections or information
about them in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) itself.
> PS..... anyone else want a lookup in the 1881 Census of England,
> Scotland & Wales?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: camilla(a)algroup.co.uk <camilla(a)algroup.co.uk>
> To: SRILANKA-L(a)rootsweb.com <SRILANKA-L(a)rootsweb.com>
> Date: 10 July 2001 13:29
> Subject: Fowke,Gray,Bird,Warburton,Pointing
> I've newly subscribed to this list and am researching the above
> The Fowkes had long term connections in India (17thC onwards,
> EIC) and were tea planters in Ceylon in the 19thC. The other
> families are related.
> I would be interested in any connections.
> Best wishes
Camilla Gemmingen von Massenbach
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