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Re: UNUSUAL GIVEN NAMES
In Response To: Re: UNUSUAL GIVEN NAMES ()
In the instance of my family names, they are not misspelled. They didn't come from census records, but rather from the descendants of the actual nameholders.
I will grant you, however, that census enumerators notoriously mangled the spellings of names.
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