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From: "ELEANOR McCAIN" <>
Subject: RE: [DK] Re: Occupation
Date: Sun, 21 Dec 2003 18:03:11 -0500
Possible, Cai, but not probable. The -g- is definitely a -g- matching
all the others on the page, and the 2nd letter is definitely not an -e-,
more like an -a- or -o-. But I do appreciate the response and the
From: Brokan [mailto:]
Sent: Sunday, December 21, 2003 5:18 PM
Subject: [DK] Re: Occupation
Could it perhaps also not be 'Wejermand' / 'Vejermand' ~ ?
I old Danish handwriting a -g- and a -j- look alike.
A 'vejermand' was a 'weigher' at a weight booth/house,
common in the agricultural contryside.
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