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Suzannah Foad

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Suzannah

Suzannah Report 8 Jul 2004 17:53

Margate Local Family History Suzannah Foad who works for the Margate Local History Museum is available to give advice on tracing your family tree in Margate or information on place names and buildings long forgotten. She has a large archive of pictures, engravings, books plus information on Margate's social, family and local history.

Joanna

Joanna Report 1 Jan 2013 05:05

Hello Suzannah

I have just found your information on Ancestry regarding the Newloves of Dane House Academy Margate. I understand that James Newlove originally discovered the Shell Grotto, or maybe the credit should go to his son Joshua, from what I have read. Your information was the first to list his wife Eliza's maiden name, thank you. I managed to find an advertising flyer on another site for the school at Hawley Square too. Their daughter Arabella was my grandfathers great grand mother. I believe she married into another Margate family the Mercers. I would love if you would be able to share any further info or pictures that you may have on this family. Thank you Regards Joanna Gray

jax

jax Report 1 Jan 2013 05:21

Hi Joanna welcome to the boards

Suzannah posted this in 2004 and may not be checking for replies now.

Click on her name and send a private message, if her email address is still the same she will be notified

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 1 Jan 2013 09:48

If you don't get a reply from her by private message, try the Margate and Family Local History page on Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Margate-Local-Family-History/192776400757592

Also Old Town Hall Local History Museum (address given as it is an organisation, not an individual)
margatemuseum@bonkers16.freeserve.co.uk

Margate Historical Society
http://margatehistory.blogspot.co.uk/