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   6725 1.0 Luke Basfordmale
Father: John Basford
Mother: Sarah Ann Webb
Birth: about 1826, at Towcester, NorthamptonshireCensus
Baptism: 13 Dec 1826 at Towcester, NorthamptonshireIGI
Death: about 1866, age: 39yBMD

Married: (1) Eliza Thomason  1852BMD  

Married: (2) Emma Morris nee Marlow  1861BMD
b. 14 Dec 1836, at DesboroughWesleyan Reg



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