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Char Report 2 Jul 2008 20:16

Hi there, i have family with the maiden name hammond who lived in Lamport, back then there was only one street, the High Street, so i'm guessing we are related in some way!! Do you know any info on Ted, parents, siblings etc?? I have some info so we could do a swap


Jannny47 Report 9 Jan 2008 16:49

Thank you so much for the help i have recieved from you all JAN


RStar Report 1 Nov 2007 23:00

You could also put a letter in the Northampton paper?

Granny  Grumps

Granny Grumps Report 1 Nov 2007 22:01

Hi Janice I live in Northampton if there is anything you wants me to do just yell.

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 1 Nov 2007 21:59

Do you know which schools she went to and the years she left as I could have a look on Friends Reunited for you.



Jannny47 Report 1 Nov 2007 19:35

Hi whirley thank ever so much but the thing is after such a long time i have no idea of her married name [wish i did] 50 yrs gone by .im just hoping some one conects the Ann they knew and still know .a long shot i know but i have to try.thanks again JAN


Whirley Report 1 Nov 2007 18:44

Janice, if you look for her married name, then give me a shout, I'll run a search for you on the electoral register:)



Jannny47 Report 1 Nov 2007 18:38

HI does any one know my cousin ?I would love to catch up over our lost years.her Maiden name was Ann Hammond and she lived in Brixworth Northampton as a child ,her mum was named Elsie[ nee Gibson]Elsie was as a child living in Lamport Northampton .Anns dad Ted Hammond Sadly died in an accident in the 50s ,i think they may have lived some other place after Ted died .i have no idear of my cousin Married name or my Aunts as i was told she Married again Many years after Ted wishes and thanks JAN