Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Hoysted Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Hoysted's
Posted by: David Highsted (ID *****8357) Date: August 04, 2011 at 02:16:17
In Reply to: Re: Hoysted's by Nerisa of 45

Hello Nerisa,

I received most of my information on our branch of the family through the birth records obtained from the public records office in London during a visit to UK some years ago. I had a bit of a leg up as I knew the details of his basic information - birthday, where born, when he arrived in Canada etc. There's a fair bit of information to be had about the family name if you're ever in the Sittingbourne or Ramsgate area of Kent as well. What I found most interesting was that most Highsteds still live within a short distance of the farm that we took our name from. There's a very few of us in Canada but there's a larger pocket in New Zealand and Australia - specially NZ. Best regards - David Highsted

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network