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Trying to find Murdock

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Mary Report 24 May 2005 15:15

Mary Murdock is trying to trace her Sister and Brother. Mary was born in Birmingham in 19/06/44 her mother was Kathleen Murdock (Kitty) her father was unknown. Her mother sent Mary to Ireland where she was brought up by her grandparents John and Margaret Murdock (Maiden name Walsh or Welsh). Her mother later had two more children Margaret Rennal Murdock (Father unknown) on the 23/11/45 and Mohamud Jahon Murdock ( Father Moklis Choudhury) on 05/02/47 in Birmingham. They living at 14 Ellis Street, Birmingham Mary live in Lochenisland with John, Margaret Murdock (Grandparents) and Aunties and Uncles. Aswell as Kathleen they also had Pat, Tom, Masie, Sadie, Maggie and Hugh Murdock. In 1954ish Mary discovered that she was a grandchild to John and Margaret and not their daughter. Mary has seen Her Sister and brother once and has been struggling to find them for years. Margaret worked at th Royal Victoria in Belfast and Mohamud was in the Army. Can anyone help!!


Angela Report 24 Jan 2013 22:40

Hi there

In response to an appeal you posted online back in 2005, I would like to respond with the possibility that I am the son of Margaret (Murdock/Choudhury).

As you can appreciate from both ends this is a very sensitive issue and my mother has no idea that I am following this up, as it was only today, for the first time that she revealed any of her past, which encouraged me to investigate.

Firstly Margaret is alive and well, but it has been 8 years since you posted the request and i understand there is the possibility that circumstances have changed at your end.

If you have any further information that you can provide me, myself and my brother will approach my my mother with sensitivity and perhaps try to arrange something.

Once again, I can't stress enough, how difficult it would be for my mother to open up the past.

Best regards and I look forward to hearing from you.



brummiejan Report 24 Jan 2013 22:41

Hi Max, welcome to the boards.
It's quite remarkable that you have seen this after so long. As you say, it's a very old posting and Mary probably will not see your reply.
I suggest you try contacting her by clicking on her name. If Genes has her current email address she will be notified.
Good luck!

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 24 Jan 2013 22:42

Max , as Mary's post was so long ago it's unlikely she will see your reply. Click on her name to send a private message, if GR has her curerent email she will be notified.