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Coral Stone

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Coral Report 25 Mar 2005 13:57

I read that the name MERRIMAN means Marmion/Marmiun from Viking origin. It came from Normandy in 1066 when Merriman recieved the Castle Barony of Tamworth in Warwick from William the Conqueror.


DM Report 31 Mar 2013 23:50

Nudge - can anyone confirm this?


GlitterBaby Report 31 Mar 2013 23:53

You will not hear back from Coral as NIL posts against her name


KathleenBell Report 31 Mar 2013 23:53

There is information on this website although I have no idea how reliable it is:-

EDIT - just realised how old this thread is!!

Kath. x


DM Report 1 Apr 2013 00:02

Thanks Kathleen - it may be old but I'm really interested - thanks for the link :)