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From: "Betty Hughson" <>
Subject: Re: [UPPER-CANADA] Look-ups in 1888 Biography
Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2007 23:10:08 -0500
You are very nice to make this offer of look ups.
Do you have anything on any "Hughson" in your book?
Betty Brinsfield Hughson
Cambridge, Dorchester, Maryland USA
> Hi List Members;
> Well I'll try for a eleventh time. Don't know what I do wrong but
> it must be something in my Hunt & Peck system of typing when I hit some
> wrong key and loose it all and can't get it back up. I received this book
> from My son and daughter-in-law after some spirited bidding on EBay.
> Likely one of you were bidding her up mercifully. This book is an "1888
> CYCLOPEDIA of CANADIAN BIOGRAPHY". Its in excellent shape for its age but
> is printed in kind of a dogs breakfast sort of way. However it has an
> excellent index which would made doing look-ups easy. I'm willing to do
> look-ups for anyone and tell them what is says about their family. The
> write-ups range from a half a column to several pages for some notables.
> What I've seen so far in most cases it gives the persons parents and were
> born as well as some interesting life history.
> A lot of useful info for one that is lucky enough to have an important
> ancestor. So far I haven't been lucky enough to see any one from our
> family. I guess there were smart enough to stay out of Politics. Please
> write direct to me so as not to bung up the list. I'll work on it as fast
> as I can. Don't be afraid of giving too much to do as an old man I need
> something to keep me busy. Bye for now and hope you can keep me occupied
> for a while..
> see Upper Canada Genealogy & Resources at
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