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Trying to find Rigley

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Liz Report 3 May 2007 15:44

Looking for any RIGLEY connections in Nottingham. Originally from Ilkeston Derbyshire- names connected, DARMAN, HOPCROFT, BRADDER, FROST, FLETCHER.


Tracey Report 10 May 2008 18:22

hi, i am trying to find anyone connected with my grandfather the only thing i know for sure is that he was born in Basford in 1904 his name was John Havelland Rigley he never talked about family and i never met any of his relations i dont know if this is of any use or if you already know anything about him, please let me know if you do. many thanks Tracey


PaulaW Report 11 May 2008 13:06

Tracey it may be better to send an email via Genes this message is dated May 2007 just in case they have not checked recently

Regards Paula


Tracey Report 17 May 2008 00:27

thanks paula i'll give it a go


Lorraine Report 11 Jun 2008 22:47

i have lots of rigley,s in my tree if it helps


Emma Report 31 Jan 2013 18:08

i to have lots of rigleys in my tree

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 31 Jan 2013 18:11

Emma, this is a really old thread, ( as is the other Rigley one you've posted on) . It is unlikely that the poster will see your reply, if you click on their name you can send a message. If GR has a current email for them they will be notified.