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help with boakes do you know of them?
Posted by: steven boakes (ID *****9387) Date: May 31, 2002 at 06:26:17
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My family are from enysford in kent but i dont know any of them due to my parents spliting up when i was a baby.i do know my father lives on isle of man now he's name is colin richard Boakes and he's an alchaholic so i cant get any sence from him.
he's father was sidney boakes he's mum was ruth but i dont know her maiden name i think colin has a sister Valerie.Colin married my mother gloria geer 1967.i think colins dad sidney died approx 1955-1960.
I have been told they originated from a little place in schotland called Arbroath.
if anyone can help please do thanks Steven Boakes.Also doese anyone know what the name boakes means?

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