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British Newspaper Archive

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Richard Gray

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Richard Report 22 May 2005 14:32

Hi, My name is Richard William GRAY born Beverley East Yorkshire 1947 - My fathers side appear to come from the Leven area of the East Riding of Yorkshire dating back to circa 1700 with the surnames of DEARING / DALES / TAYLOR on my grandfathers side and the suranames of WHITING / SIMPSON / HAW / STEPHENSON / OMBLER / WELLS / BROWN / JORDON / JACKSON / FENN / WHIPHAM / BLANCH / BROWNE / CLUBLEY / HARLAND / OXELEY / CASTLE / PERRITT as ancestors on my grandmothers side. Should any of the names mentioned ring any bells - please give me a knock Regards, Richard