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James Neilson replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"The only data Ive found about John Forkan on line is Australian immigaration recording his arrival on Orcades on 6th Oct 1962. I have had no luck finding him anywhere else such as marriages or electoral registers. I have located an address for him…"
1 hour ago
lou left a comment for Heather Adams
"No problems heather. I suggest that you get your mums birth details first and see what they say. Go to this website and may be get one of the family history transcription agents to look up her details for you.…"
3 hours ago
Heather Adams left a comment for lou
"Hi Lou, Sorry my mistake !!!- (got it completely wrong)- my Grandparents left England aboard the Orsova on 8/12/1929 from London. On the record of my Grandmotherand my Mother leaving in 1932 my Mother's age is given as 3/12 which I had assumed…"
8 hours ago
lou left a comment for Heather Adams
"Hi Heather   I managed to find your grandmother leaving with your mother in 1932, although your grandmother age is quite different to the one you gave me? Was your mother born in Australia? I can't for the life of me find any record of…"
14 hours ago
lou replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Hi Jim, I have had a thought, have you spoekn to or tried to locate Andrews friend? If you havent, I have a few possibilities for him that I have found? Thanks"
14 hours ago
Heather Adams left a comment for lou
"Hi Lou, Re my Granparents arrival in Sydney in 1930 their names and D.O.B. are as follows: William James Thomas born 5th July 1906 in Merthyr Tydfil South Wales. Mary Archibald born 2nd August 1907 in Hamilton Scotland. I also have a record of my…"
22 hours ago
James Neilson replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Andrew was electrician by trade to my knowledge he was never employed in any other trade except when he did his national service in the Royal Signals and was in radio communications. Thanks "
yesterday
lou replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Thanks jim, to narrow down the search again, what was andrews occupation? And what other work had he done in the past? Thanks"
yesterday
James Neilson replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Hi Lou thanks for the quick response.  Andrew was born 7th November 1937 in Croydon, Surrey, England. Kind Regards   Jim"
yesterday
Janice Ann Cleaver commented on Janice Ann Cleaver's blog post J.J. Havinden arrived on Ebernezer in 1855
"Thank you so much for all your help, and the photos and newspaper articles are wonderful.  Gives me a lot to think about whilst continuing my research on this side of the family tree.  Once again, many thanks for your help. Ann Cleaver"
yesterday
lou commented on Janice Ann Cleaver's blog post J.J. Havinden arrived on Ebernezer in 1855
"and some…"
yesterday
lou commented on Janice Ann Cleaver's blog post J.J. Havinden arrived on Ebernezer in 1855
"http://www.wyongfamilyhistory.com.au/unidentified-photos.html - james is possibly in the third photo down, you may need to contact the owner to confirm There is also lots of family trees and information on ancestry.com. Be careful though, as…"
yesterday
lou commented on Janice Ann Cleaver's blog post J.J. Havinden arrived on Ebernezer in 1855
"Hi Janice,   Here is some information for…"
yesterday
lou replied to James Neilson's discussion Searching for lost Brother
"Hi Jim.   A place and date of birth could help us look?   Thanks"
yesterday
James Neilson posted a discussion

Searching for lost Brother

Andrew Leitch arrived in Freemantle aboard"Orcades" as a stowaway onthe 6th October 1962. He and his friend John Forkan had made their way from UK overland. John could pay for his passage from Colombo Andy could not.Andy resided at 10 Kennedy Street, Maylands,Perth until at least November 1962. His next address was Post Restante Woomera West on the 26th June 1963. This was the last we heard from him or of him.We have tried many ways to try and trace him but of no avail, any ideas would be most…See More
yesterday
Janice Ann Cleaver posted a blog post

J.J. Havinden arrived on Ebernezer in 1855

Hi, I am looking for James John Havinden (2nd great grandfather) who arrived on the Ebernezer on 4/1/1855.  Was he travelling alone, with his wife or family?  Can anyone help.Thank youSee More
yesterday
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lou left a comment for Heather Adams
"Hi Heather, Can you perhaps give me your grandparents names and date of births and i can have a look for you?  "
Sep 26
Heather Adams left a comment for Heather Adams
"Where could I find details of my Grandparents arriving aboard the ship Orsova in Sydney in 1929/30 ? I have details of them leaving Londonin December 1929 and their home address in the U.K. but would be really interested to know whether they had an…"
Sep 26
Michael O'donnell replied to Michael O'donnell's discussion Details on shipping lists from Glasgow to Brisbane
"Debra, speedy reply and now know there's nothing more. Thanks for the details. Really grateful."
Sep 24

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