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Steve lehman
Posted on Friday, October 26, 2001 - 3:42 am:   

I am trying to research my Drake roots. My mom who is 89 tells me her grandmother, Harriet Elizebeth Drake Morrow lived in Denver Ohio when she was little and died in about 1917. Her husband was Elza Morrow. We are told that her maiden name was Drake and we are related to Sir Francis Drake.
Anybody have any leads?
Steve Lehman
Pamela A.Drake
Posted on Monday, February 04, 2002 - 7:46 am:   

What county is Denver,OH. in.? Do you know? My Drake's came from Monroe Co.,OH. in the 1830's,40's & 50's.

Sir Francis Drake didn't have any known children;although he had lots of brothers that had children. We are suppossed to be direct descendants of Sir Francis's brother John but I have no proof yet.

Good Luck with your research!


Pam Drake or
Bret Regis
Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2002 - 3:55 am:   

Hello, Steve. Do you or your mom know when Harriet
was born? I have a Harriet Drake in my family,who would have been born about 1806 in England, and died, date unknown, in Youngstown, Ohio. It is a stretch, but her father William lived to be 94 years old.
Bret Regis
Posted on Friday, September 06, 2002 - 2:56 pm:   

I am a Higley related to Dr. Brewster Higley and I too have read were we are related to Sir Frances Drake. Not sure of details.
Posted on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 - 10:39 pm:   

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Posted on Monday, June 25, 2012 - 4:16 pm:   

My great grandmother is Harriet Drake and I live in Minnesota. I was told by her and my grandmother that me and my brothers are descendants of Sir Francis Drake, but research has brought me no success. I hope you find something in your research.

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