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Subject: Re: Kendal, Gospatric, Samlesbury
Date: Sun, 1 Oct 2006 23:52:47 EDT

In a message dated 10/1/06 10:15:14 AM Pacific Daylight Time,

<< Item 2: The birth of Gospatric son of Orm was the subject of many SGM
messages in Nov 2005 and was pretty well established as 1100-1110. >>

There is absolutely no document whatsoever, that establishes any sort of
dating for Gospatric's birth even within a decade. Nothing. Not one. His name
appears in a record in 1150. So was he 10? 20? 30? 50? We have no idea.
Will Johnson

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