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From: "Maureen Driver" <>
Subject: Re: [D-G LIST] Roll call
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2006 14:41:02 +1030
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Thanks Mary,
That is so exciting. Thanks List.

Maureen
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mary Swayne" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, January 12, 2006 8:40 AM
Subject: Re: [D-G LIST] Roll call


> Maureen
>
> Just to let you know that Byers, Carruthers and Kirk are also my research
> names. Know all about the 'Golden Grove' Kirks. Will e-mail you later.
>
> Dean
>
> Will have alook and see if I have a Janet Kirk cc 1740.
>
> Mary
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dean & Cathy Black" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Wednesday, January 11, 2006 2:42 PM
> Subject: RE: [D-G LIST] Roll call
>
>
> > My GGGGGrandfather Walter Black (1734-c.1838) supposedly married a Janet
> > KIRK. Do you have any information on this couple, especially any Janet
> > KIRK's born circa 1740?
> >
> > Dean Black
> > Renfrew, Canada
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Maureen Driver [mailto:]
> > Sent: January 11, 2006 6:09 AM
> > To:
> > Subject: [D-G LIST] Roll call
> >
> > Hi folks,
> > My interests are the Byers families and the Carruthers family in
Dumfries,
> > and possibly the Kirk family in Dumfries.
> >
> > George Byers had children :
> > 1.John Byers (b 12 August 1816 Dumfries, Scotland, chr Wrought Mill,
> > Westerkirk, Dumfriesshire) who married Margaret Carruthers (born abt
1813)
> > and they moved to South Australia in 1839 on the"Fairfield".
> > 2. Christian (female) known as Chrissie (born abt 1815), moved in 1850
to
> > South Australia on the "Sea Queen"
> > 3.Fanny (my connection), b abt 1812 (can't find her emigration, but I'm
> > told
> > that the man she married, George JOHNSTON from Cumberland, arrived in
1839
> > on the same ship "Lysander" as Fanny's uncle, Alexander KIRK, who
settled
> > in
> > the same area as John & Margaret Byers - One Tree Hill and Golden Grove.
> > 4. a son who apparently moved to Canada (referred to in John's obit) and
> > 5. a daughter in England/Scotland when John died in 1897.
> >
> > Maureen V. Driver
> > 40 Marrett Drive
> > Ingle Farm 5098
> > South Australia
> >
> >
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