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Unusual surname in your family tree.

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delilah Report 3 Apr 2013 15:31

My G.mother` sister married a FRYER .My G.father`s sister married a FISHER !!


GHeather Report 3 Apr 2013 15:38

Ok thanks ShellyRose, interesting surnames, brill!


GHeather Report 3 Apr 2013 15:38

Thanks Margaret, great! :-)


Reggie Report 3 Apr 2013 23:39

How could I have forgotten that in my tree I have numerous Spittlehouses..............

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 5 Apr 2013 20:10

nudge :-D


Reggie Report 8 Apr 2013 22:54

Does OFFLER qualify as unusual?

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 12 Apr 2013 22:32

yea reggie it does.... i have a PIGG in my tree.....


CupCakes Report 13 Apr 2013 19:24

One of my maternal grandfather's brothers granddaughters married into a gypsy family. Some of their name are very unusual - one family branch being Sparrowhawk.


GHeather Report 14 Apr 2013 00:10

Thanks for the info NanaSue, I have the surname: Davis in my family tree too. :-)

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 18 Apr 2013 21:40

nudge :-) :-) :-)


Kathlyn Report 19 Apr 2013 14:44

I have a Flowers Woodland, and he named one of his sons Flowers. They came from Bedfordshire

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 20 Apr 2013 11:22

I have Suckling who came from Essex in my tree


Anne-Marie Report 22 Apr 2013 07:18

I have Addle who came from Knaresborough in my tree


Jonesey Report 24 Apr 2013 14:35

There are 2 people with the surname Death amongst my lot. Both are now dead.

There is also a Drinkmilk.


SheilaWestWilts Report 24 Apr 2013 15:33

I have a Faircloth, which I think may be a corruption of Fairclough. Also Murgatroyd,Washbourne and Doel (the latter is relatively common here in Wiltshire!).


GHeather Report 24 Apr 2013 15:43

I have the surname: Sprules, they came from Wiltshire.