Re: [St.H.Fam.Hist.] the le Breton and the Francis families in St Helena
- Dear DerekJust a follow-up.I have at last discovered my le Breton roots in St Helena, and Pat le Briton's grand father was a brother to my grandmother. I have contacted Pat, and hope to meet him when I visit St Helena in March 2013.Once again, thanks for your encouragement.! I now need it for the Francis side of the family.Warm regardsle Breton Francis Botha (aka Brett)From: "danyderi@..." <danyderi@...>
Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 4:22 PM
Subject: Re: [St.H.Fam.Hist.] the le Breton and the Francis families in St Helena
There still is a Jack Le Briton still living on the Island I think
he lies in Wellington House Jamestown
>----Original Message----St Helena
>Date: 20/03/2012 10:56
>Subj: [St.H.Fam.Hist.] the le Breton and the Francis families in
>direction to find out more about my mother's ancestors.
>I wonder if anyone has any knowledge or could point me in the right
>My mother was Mary le Breton Francis, born on 18 January 1916 in
>Anne le Breton, born on 6 September 1889. They were married on 22 July
>She was the daughter of David Henry Francis, born 0n 29 June 1888, and
1912 and also had a son David le Breton Francis born on 28 April 1913.
>worked for the Union Castle Shipping line both in St Helena and South
>All of the family may have been born in St Helena.
>The family came to South Africa in about 1920. David Henry Francis
Africa. He had a younger brother Dan (Daniel?) who also lived in South
>Thanking you in anticipation of any assistance or advice you may
>le Breton Botha