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From: "Dale Marr" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Census Laugh (off topic)
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2005 18:06:23 -0600
References: <00d001c5de3b$5ffdea40$6400a8c0@sager> <6.2.3.4.2.20051031161419.03b3f450@mail.so.centurytel.net>


> As you know in those days they added "er" on most female
names. This census taker just took it one step more and added "er" on
some abbreviation for daughter.

I just figured he was spelling it like it sounded to him. Some people pronounce it like that. (Geraldo Rivera comes to mind.)


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