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Foxworthy British Branch
Posted by: Diane Thomas Date: January 02, 2002 at 14:47:15
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Dear Graeme,
Thanks for your interest. My great grandfather Thomas Foxworthy,born in Devon, must have been a seafarer of some sort as he arrived in Swansea, South Wales from the West Country and married a local girl. He went back to Devon to work in engineering and then went to Motherwell to manage a steelworks. He eventually came back to Swansea to live until he died. I don't think that he left any family up in Scotland. In Devon where the Foxworthys'originated,it was a seafaring place with Plymouth so close by.Can you
make any connections with Devon from your side of the family?


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