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Re: surname research/to: jan
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surname:Sizemore also spelled Sisemore were portugue sephardim jews in barbados, that immigrated to virginia in the 17th century. a branch of the sizemore, also called sisemore claimed that they got mixed up with the indians and are on the guion roll an indian roll, which can be acessed on accessgenealogy.com, The other branch of sisemore did not claim they were mixed up with the indians, and lived with the main population. Both spelling were used sizemore and sisemore. A sephardim jew is one whose descendents origin came from spain, sephardim, is the sephar tribe is also spelled safar, and before they were in spain, they were in the south of yemen, and the men of that tribe were merchants. In spains history spain was split up into two countries portugal and spain. The tribe of sephar, also lived under islamic rule in al andulucia, which is in spain. the sephardim word ending is im. The im signifies plurality, thus the im means many, meaning more then one, The sephardim are semetic people, as they moved from place to place got mixed up with other people.
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