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Day 25: Thai surnames

As part of a project that I’m working on, I’m constantly needing to come up with people’s names for example sentences. All of the names that come to my mind are very western sounding, David, Daniel, Mike, John, Paul, etc. 779 more words


Death Registration for Wolter Noteboom

I’ve now located the death registration for my 4th great-grandfather Wolter Noteboom in Winschoten, Netherlands on WieWasWie.nl.

I had some trouble with the handwriting on this one… so there are some blanks where I’m not sure what it’s suppose to say. 397 more words

My Genealogy

Jump or Run? A Name Game

Jumping through hoops and lots of running around.  Life is made up of both these things.  So which is it?  Jumping or running?  For me the question relates not only to life, but also to a last name situation. 1,021 more words

Life In Italy


The link below is to an article that takes a look at surnames and the meanings behind them.

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LANGUAGE QUIZ: the meaning of names

Name Quiz

How much do you know about the meaning of names?

Here are ten tricky questions to test your knowledge.

Do you have any interesting information to share about the history and meaning of names? 64 more words


LINK/Family Group: --- Tabitha McFall

Tabitha McFall

Found 10 Records, 10 Photos and 102,466 Family Trees

Born in Anderson, South Carolina, USA on 8 Aug 1896 to John Swilling McFall and Hattie Estelle Crowther. 28 more words


LINK/Family Group: -- Hattie Estelle Crowther

Hattie Estelle Crowther

Found 10 Records, 9 Photos and 189,066 Family Trees

Born in Abbeville, South Carolina, USA on 24 Oct 1872 to James Ibzan Crowther and Jane Elizabeth Pruitt. 24 more words

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