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Offline Sue (nee Nicholson)

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Njombe - 1960 - where you in the area?
« on: 26 January, 2010, 20:26 »
Can somebody help please!
I’m looking for anybody who lived in the Njombe area around 1959–1960.  My parents (English) were living there at that time with their two small children.  My brother had been born at the Peramiho Mission near Songea in 1958 and I was born in Njombe in March 1960.  Does anyone have any idea as to where in Njombe I might have been born?
My parents names were John and Anne Nicholson and my father was working as a Veterinary Field Officer.  I believe a boy called Samson helped my mother in the house.  Does anyone remember them?
Thanks.  Sue

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Re: Njombe - 1960 - where you in the area?
« Reply #1 on: 09 August, 2011, 21:57 »
I was in Njombe 1963 but don't recall any of these persons

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Re: Njombe - 1960 - where you in the area?
« Reply #2 on: 28 November, 2016, 14:18 »
I was born at the German Mission near Njombe (Uwemba) in 1952, so I assume that it was the local centre of excellence in these matters!  Their website is at http://www.peramiho.org/en/abbey/uwemba.html
My parents were living in Njombe at the time (John and Dorothy Carlin).