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Huguenot communities in Norfolk?

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Re: Huguenot communities in Norfolk?

Posted: 1 Oct 2012 9:35AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 1 Oct 2012 9:38AM GMT
Aaaaaaaahhh... now we are getting to the nub of the question!
I have looked in the Tilburg phone book - just down the road from me here in Eindhoven - and there are at least 30 Pigmans.

It sounds very much more like a Flemish name than a French one. I shall do a search in the Dutch databases. One wave of Huguenots came from the French-Belgian border and were put to work draining the Fens because of their experience in low-lying Flanders/Holland.

I will keep in touch via e-mail,

Best wishes, David

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curtisandsiss... 23 Sep 2012 3:46PM GMT 
David Hardy 26 Sep 2012 9:11PM GMT 
curtisandsiss... 26 Sep 2012 10:54PM GMT 
David Hardy 27 Sep 2012 3:23PM GMT 
curtisandsiss... 27 Sep 2012 8:42PM GMT 
David Hardy 27 Sep 2012 9:20PM GMT 
curtisandsiss... 27 Sep 2012 10:49PM GMT 
David Hardy 1 Oct 2012 7:38AM GMT 
curtisandsiss... 1 Oct 2012 12:49PM GMT 
David Hardy 1 Oct 2012 3:35PM GMT 
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