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Re: Joshua Hiers of South Shields
Posted by: Occasional Lurker (ID *****0228) Date: April 16, 2009 at 09:25:35
In Reply to: Joshua Hiers of South Shields by Richard Hogg of 325

There was a Joshua Hiers (Hyeres) who was a sailing ship captain. I know that he made some voyages from South Shields. His certificate number was #9459, Class O M, dated 1853 from Sunderland. He was possibly captain of a ship named "Marathon" in the 1860's.

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