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From: "Annemarie Shuttle" <>
Subject: Fw: How popular is your name?
Date: Thu, 19 Dec 2002 23:29:58 -0000


Sorry to dissapoint you but there are 110 CUNNING not one! However only 30
OBLEIN !

Regards
Annemarie Shuttle

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----- Original Message -----
From: Robert Cunning <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, December 19, 2002 11:22 PM
Subject: Re: How popular is your name?


>
> I claim the prize!!! Only 1 CUNNING listed! We are a rare breed. Cheers
and
> great festive season to all. Bob in Australia.
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael Loxdale" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, December 20, 2002 5:13 AM
> Subject: Fw: How popular is your name?
>
>
> > Hello World,
> > A bit off topic, but if you have trouble getting rid of your family and
> friends after the Christmas party and even the mention of your five times
> great granny fails to move them or, most importantly, stop them finishing
> off your beer and best malt whisky, suggest party games and try to see if
> they can guess how many people have their own surname and can estimate how
> popular it is in comparison with others. Then log on to the following site
> and amaze them with your knowledge;
> >
> > http://www.taliesin-arlein.net/names/search.php
> >
> > This is a database of surnames for England, Wales and the Isle of Man
> (sorry not much use to those overseas or North of the Border) provided by
> the Office of National Statistics and is relevant as at September 2002
(with
> a few minor amendations as described on the home page). It contains
269,353
> surnames representing 54,412,638 people and guaranteed to clear your house
> within minutes.
> >
> > Out of interest, only 38 of us Loxdales alive and kicking, being the
> 60,264th most (un)popular surname.
> >
> > Seasons greetings,
> > Mick Loxdale
> > Orpington, Kent, UK
> >
>
>


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