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Herry Lawford's Archive Index

ParentsPatrick Lawford 1914-2002Annette Lawford 1911-1998Family HistoryLawford Family HistoryThe Drapers' Livery CompanyPugh Evans Family HistoryPugh Evans Family History - the Lovesgrove Li...
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Origin of the name 'Lawford'

This surname is of Anglo-Saxon origin, and is a locational name from any of the various places called Lawford which have as their component elements the Olde English pre 7th Century personal...
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My Life in Wine

Koko, a bruschetta and a sauvignonI've never been much of a drinker and indeed was teetotal until I was about 25 and drank mainly coke.  I never acquired a taste for beer, probably because m...
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Bill Birch Reynardson

Bill Birch Reynardson and Peter Wright (foreground) This post is about Bill Birch Reynardson, who was the 'original cause' of my joining Thomas Miller and my subsequent 39 year career in the...
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Cmdr Colin Balfour, RN, DL 1924 - 2009

Colin and Prue BalfourCmdr Colin Balfour, RN, DL, who died on 19th July 2009 after suffering an eight-year illness brought on by a fall, was a most charming and amusing man and, with his wif...
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General Sir Sydney Lawford 1865 - 1953

General Sir Sydney Turing Barlow Lawford KCBThe General’s SwordDear Mr. Lawford,Firstly, please allow me to introduce myself;My name is Troy Zwicker. I am a Deputy Sheriff who resides in Nov...
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Mario de Pace 1943 - 2015

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Memorials To Friends

In the garden at Old Swan House, I have been planting trees and shrubs to commemorate old friends who are no longer with us.Nick Duke has a cherry - Czar St Julien Sally Wilson-Young / Macph...
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Herry's 70th Birthday Party

The party and guestsHerry's 70th birthday lunch was held at Old Swan House on Saturday 11th July 2015. 70 people came - about 20 family including all four children, and Prue and Thomas, but ...
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Lucie Skipwith 1942 - 2014

Lucie, wife of my dear friend Charlie and a dear friend herself, died in December 2014. She was the most lovely and charming person, strong and determined and a good businesswoman; but also ...