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Drovers Cottage

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Tracker

Tracker Report 4 Feb 2013 18:55

Hi can any look up for me who lived at Drovers Cottage The Drove Sleaford Lincs on 1911. Census
Thankyou

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Feb 2013 18:59

The only place called The Drove coming up on FMP is in Thanet, Kent.

Is there anyone in particular that you're looking for?

Tracker

Tracker Report 4 Feb 2013 19:01

I understand a relative lived there in 1911 I think he worked on a farm nearby

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Feb 2013 19:04

So who was he?

K

K Report 4 Feb 2013 19:04

There appear to be three The Drove's in Sleaford Reg District but I can't see a Drover's Cottage

Andrew

Andrew Report 4 Feb 2013 19:06

There is Drove Lane in Sleadford. Who are you expecting to find?

Andy

Tracker

Tracker Report 4 Feb 2013 19:24

Not sure but it was mentioned as being the home of a second cousin to a mother in law All family lived in that area

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Feb 2013 19:26

Do I take it you don't want help finding a relative but it's just that house you're interested in.

Tracker

Tracker Report 4 Feb 2013 19:33

No I am trying to establish the name of the occupant as
this will be another lead for me