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Trying to find Fachen

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Colin Report 15 Jan 2003 20:47

Huguenots in Hampshire My Fachen / Faichen ancestors seem to have been of Huguenot (or possibly Channel Island) extraction. They were paper-makers, and I have traced them back to the Alton area of Hampshire around 1700. They would possibly have arrived in Southampton from France - has anyone come across the name (various spellings) in the Southampton area in the late 1500's or 1600's ?