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   14851 1.0 Josiah Cheneymale
14208 Father: John Cheney    b. about 1802 at Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire    bur. 18 Mar 1865 at Little Addington, Northamptonshire
14207 Mother: Frances [not known]    b. about 1816 at Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire    d. ?? Nov 1895
Birth: about 1837, at Little Addington, NorthamptonshireCensus
Death: 05 Apr 1872 , at Little Addington, NorthamptonshireProbate
Probate: 27 May 1872  executors, etc




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