My father, Rupert Vane, probably never knew the reason his grandmother Elise wished to name him, her first grandson Rupert. She gives her reasons in my book, For Elise on pages 406 and following. Canada’s History, October-November issue explains the connection between the important Heidelberg family and Canada. I have paid the copywrite for the privilege of posting the article for you.
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