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From: "Nelson Denton" <>
Subject: Re: [SHEARD] SHEARDS IN MIRFIELD,YORK.
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2004 13:47:02 -0400
Hi my Sheards are also from Mirfield but so far I've not found any links to
your George or Mary.
The 1881 census lists several George SHEARDs which are old enough to be your
Unfortunately as you probably have noticed the SHEARD family has been in
Mirfield since the last ice age. You probably will have better luck finding "Mr
Chan in Beijing" Sheard is one of the most common names in town
Why was everybody in Mirfield named George and Mary?
I'll keep looking for you. :-))
> CAN ANYBODY HELP ME WITH THIS INFO?
> THE MARRIAGE OF MARY SHEARD AND ANDREW MONTGOMERY IN THE YEAR 1855-6.
> THEY WERE POSSIBLY MARRIED IN THE BRIDE`S HOME. GEORGE SHEARD WAS HER
> FATHER MIRFIELD,YORKHIRE,ENGLAND. NAN