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From: "Ken Boyce" <>
Subject: Re: [Lon] Relationship
Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2003 14:08:58 -0800
References: <LTjUSdAJDZ8$EwVO@varneys.demon.co.uk>


Agreed Eve, that's certainly the usage I grew up with in London despite the
arguments made by Listers for the use of Grand.

Ken Boyce
Burnaby
British Columbia, Canada
Researching PERRIS of London BOYCE of Herts


----- Original Message -----
From: "Eve McLaughlin" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2003 6:50 AM
Subject: Re: [Lon] Relationship


-great aunt. great uncle, is the normal
> expression for brothers and sister of grandparents. Americans seem to
> prefer grand for the same relationship - and it is interesting to learn
> that Australia has copied America.
>
> --
> Eve McLaughlin
>
> Author of the McLaughlin Guides for family historians
> Secretary Bucks Genealogical Society
>
> ______________________________


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