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Trying to find Bolver

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Dorothy Report 21 Apr 2005 11:27

Has anyone the name of BOLVER in their tree that come from Wem (Salop) in Shropshire please. I am trying to trace my grandmothers family that I have just found come from this district. Regards.


linda25g Report 3 Jan 2013 23:59

my grandmother was Evelyn Boliver and I have her extended family tree back to 1620 when the family name was Ap Oliver, in the 1700's that became Boliver and some of the family became Bolver, all from the area you mention
most of my tree is on genesreunited (over 500 entries)


GlitterBaby Report 4 Jan 2013 00:01

Linda as this thread is dated 2005 it might be better to try and contact Dorothy

If she has the same email addy then she will notification of a message thru GR