|Yvonne Kennedy Skarin
||I stumbled across the I belong
to Glasgow site. It made me so happy to see so
many friends in the same boat as me!!! I was born
in the Southern General Hospital on the 16 March
1955. I spent my childhood in Cardonald went to
Mosspark primary. Went on to boarding school and
came back to do my sixth year at Bellahouston
Academy. Spent a lot of holidays in Kinlochard
since my grandparents lived there. 1974 I went to
Sweden as an au pair for six months, 25 years ago
and I'm still here! I have three great children
Rory,20. Alma Kirsty,16 and Johanna Iona,14. My
Mum and Dad still live in Scotland on the Isle of
Bute. My sister and wee brother live in Glasgow
and my big brother lives in Edinburgh (but we
love him anyway!) I'd love to have a blether or
wallow in misty-eyed nostalgia with anyone who
feels like it.
||I was born in 1961 in Faifley,
Clydebank, where I lived until I moved to
Castlehill Dumbarton at the age of 18. I attended
St Josephs Primary School and St Columbas High
School. I was a Caulker Burner at Yarrow
Shipyards, before becoming a Fireman stationed at
Dumbarton. I moved to Canada in 1988.
||Born Burnhouse St, Maryhill in
1931. Moved to Haywood St,Lambhill in 1933.
Attended St.Agnes, Lambhill. In Canada since
1954. Appreciate contact by any ex Mavis Valley
pupils. McKinstry; McAloon; Darroch; Fox;
Etherson; Carrigan, etc. Also relatives Kearns
and Fraser (Nola) from the Clydebank area, or any
person who knew the Collins twins in Lambhill.
||Lived on Springbank Street,
Maryhill, from '39 till '54 when I came to the
States. Will be 63 March 12,1999. POSTED Feb
17,1999. Anyone from that era please contact me.
Trying to find everyone on the Street during that
time. Went to Dunard St. Primary and Norh
Kelvinside Senior Secondary till April 1st, 1953.
Left for the States Feb 10th, 1954. Live in
||I was born in Kelvinside Ave,
Maryhill in 1946. attended Gariock School until
56'. We then moved to Durham, England. If there
are any boyhood friends out there from the same
street, I would be glad to hear from you. I
remember Tommey Cuthbert, Sammy Brisbane, Frankie
O'Neil, Robert McGibbon. Thank you, great site.
||Born in Oatlands 1940, went to
St Bonaventure's school 1944-1949, flitted to
Househillwood Road Nitshill went to St Roberts
then St Constantines in Govan then St Gerards.
Married Liz from Penilee and had 4 kids and now
have 4 grandkids Love Genealogy and travelling
throughout the U.K. I spend on average one - two
days in Glasgow city centre each week for pub
meals with my wife. now retired and enjoying it
||I was born in Bishopbriggs in
1980 and still reside there.
I also currently study at the University of
||My mother was born in Campsie
and I lived there from 1956-58.Went back in 1990
and took my 12 year old son. He didn't want to
come home!!after only 2 weeks. Would love to hear
from anyone from Lennoxtown.
||I was born and raised in
Greenock.Left Greenock when I was 19 In 1967
Married a sailor from the Uss Hunley. Before
comming to the States I worked as a weaver in the
Gourock Rope works in Port Glasgow.I went to
School at Craigieknowes and then to Ladyburn.
Anyone frae Greenock oot there to write to .
Including my family who are still there . awe to
be hame and get a good cup a tea way a chit in
||Born '48 at 843 Maryhill Rd,
Glasgow in a "single-end", Moved to
Drumchapel in '56. Attended Broadholm and
Waverly. Have lived in Florida for the past 22
years. Last visited two years ago and could not
believe how the place has changed! Would like to
hear from anyone who knew or didn't know me.
||Born 426 Crown Street, Gorbals
1943. Attended Camden St. Public School then
Strathbungo Senior Secondary. Immigrated to
Canada July 1962 and have lived in Ottawa ever
since. Was a highland dancer in Scotland and
competed all over Scotland. Would love to
correspond with other highland dancers or people
who attended the same school. Also anyone else
from the Gorbals around that time.
||Born a Gorbals boy in
1957,lived at 300 Florence St.My parents were Tam
and Stella,my mothers brother Jim also lived up
the same close. In the early 60's my Ma and Da
spilt up I moved to Castlemilk with my Ma before
leaving Glasgow for Canada in the 70's. I still
have family in Glasgow and in the USA. I would
like to hear from anyone who knew me or my
||Born and raised in Glasgow. I
lived in the 'south-side' (pollockshields) till
1979. I moved to the west-coast of Canada with my
parents and reside in Victoria. I'm looking for
any old friends from St Aloysius such as paul
mcbride, nhial macdairmid, andrew gilbride,
martin savage or paul ferrarri
||journalism student living in
Glasgow looking for info on the German bomber
which crashed in the Campsies during the blitz.
Urgently need info. I will eternally love anyone
who can send me something.Thank You!
|Mandy Macfarlane Ripley
||Lived at 10 Thornwood Gardens
Partick. Moved to America when I was 17 married
an American. Have lived in America for 20 years.
Try to go home every year. Went to Thornwood
Primary school and Hyndland Secondary school.
Would love to hear from any of my old school
mates. Used to go to the shuffles dancing every