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  • Nottingham Emigrants Found

    Posted Apr 28th, 2013 By in Uncategorized With | No Comments

    Local Nottingham historian and author, Christopher Richardson, has discovered pioneering community builders, who left Nottingham for America¬†in 1842. They set sail from Liverpool on a 65 day journey across the Atlantic and¬†through the Great Lakes to Chicago, and then by Stage Coach to a place called Silver Creek. Escaping from hard times in England, they …