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Re: Derbyshire Hoyes'

Gordon Elliott (View posts)
Posted: 17 Aug 2003 12:49PM GMT
Classification: Query
My gggrandfather HOYES LLOYD was b. 1769 in Tain Ross Cromarty Scotland,came to Canada and worked for the Hudson's Bay Co.I'am sure he was given a family name Hoyes.Do any of you Hoyes people have a connection away up there in Scotland? If so who were they? I also heard the name was derived from canal workers--"hoist".
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Val Banton (nee Hoyes) 21 Oct 2000 2:20PM GMT 
Peter M. Hoyes 11 Jan 2001 5:15AM GMT 
Val Banton 14 Jan 2001 2:13PM GMT 
Gordon Elliott 17 Aug 2003 6:49PM GMT 
m1ch3lle 17 Feb 2003 10:47PM GMT 
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