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The Arno family reunion

Arno Family

I traced my roots in the early 1990s before computers, just lots of leg work around record offices and archives. I traced most of the …
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Bonifas family

The Bonifas family came from France to London in the 1700s because, as Huguenots, their life was difficult. The father, François Bonifas, had a cousin …
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The Arno family reunion

De la Condamine/Ozanne families

from 1308: France/Guernsey/Leith/Glasgow/London Mentioned in the Duc d’Anjou’s battle dispatches in 1368 – 60 years after Richard Ossane (now Ozanne) featured in litigation in Guernsey’s Catel …
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Ruffy family

The Ruffy family (the widowed Madame Catherine Ruffy and her five children) settled in Spitalfields in 1687, along with 13,000 other Huguenots who arrived the …
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Tom Juchau

English Heavy Weight Boxing Champion (1765-1766): Huguenot Descendant Tom Juchau, born in 1739 in St Giles, London, was the son of a Calvinist, Charles Juchau, a …
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