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Trying to find Rae

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Rosemary

Rosemary Report 21 Feb 2007 05:08

I am trying to find any relatives of my family The RAE or RAY family come from the Govan/Dalmuire area Great grandfather was Michael Ray(Rae) wife Catherine Ray (McKail) lived in Goven area and at one time in the East Indies Children were: Elizabeth,James,Margaret,Martin(my grandfather),Michael,Thomas (all born in the East Indies) My Grandfather Martin married Rose Ann Cairney in 1895 in St Francis Chapel Glasgow.Later they lived in Dalmuire My grandfather and several boys worked in the Clyde ship yards Children were: Andrew,Thomas,Martin, Michael,James,William, John(my father) Margaret and Francis. Several brother emigrated to USA in the 1920's My father married Alice Johnson Was killed WW2 (Rear Gunner RAF) Are there any relatives still in Scotland from either side of the family. I would love to hear from you Regards Rosemary Edmeads nee Rae

Frank

Frank Report 18 Jan 2013 12:05

Hi Rosemary,
My name is Frank rae and Michael was my GGGF. The Rae clan is still very much alive up here in Scotland. I have joined GR and look forward to hearing from you. I am descended from Michael to James to Thomas to James to me (1954).

Hope to talk soon,
Frank

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Jan 2013 12:33

Frank

Look at the posting date.......and also note that Rosemary has never returned to her post.

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