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Trying to find Leigh

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Joanne

Joanne Report 28 Jun 2007 11:47

I'm trying to find out information about the Leigh family from Ashton upon Mersey, Cheshire. My great grandfather was named John Leigh born around 1862 and married Margaret Darbyshire. Thanks

Samantha

Samantha Report 6 Jun 2008 11:28

Hi, i have a john leigh in my tree born around 1863 but i do not know who he married. I believe his parents were George and France Leigh and his siblings were Ann, Sarah and George.

Thanks

Sam

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 6 Jun 2008 11:29

Sam,

As this thread is a year old it would be worth contacting Joanne - just click on her name and you got the option to send a message.

M

Janet

Janet Report 24 Mar 2013 11:02

Hello, my paternal Grandfather was George Leigh born 1889 but I do not know of his parentage, or where he was born, only that he married Lillian and had 7 children one of whom was my father James. They lived in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs

Regards Janet

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 24 Mar 2013 11:23

Janet, you're replying to a thread that is nearly 6 years old and Joanne doesn't appear to be a regular user of the boards (only 3 posts to her name) so doubt she'll see your reply.

You could try clicking on her name to send a direct message. She'll be notified of this if she's still an active member with up to date account details.