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WESTWOOD / WEBBON Looking for family information  

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Benn OWC
(@benn-owc)
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I'm looking for any information regarding the Immigration of Maori people to England.
I'm currently tracing my family tree, and there is a story in our family, that has been passed through at least three generations, that we have Maori ancestors. Now the side of the family this comes from includes the surnames Westwood and Webbon, and I guess it comes from the 19th century.
Does anyone know of the migration of Maoris, did they come to England, if so, are there records of names and locations etc.
Any information would be very helpful.
I look forward to any replies.
Many thanks,
Benn.

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Posted : 15 June, 2007 5:49 am
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