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From: "Songbird" <>
Subject: Re: This forename of NANNY
Date: Tue, 28 Sep 2004 18:38:28 +0100
References: <000701c4a561$502e7850$45414254@rentalhhibb9hm> <002101c4a56a$e93fde90$0200a8c0@laptop>


Nannette?
Josi

----- Original Message -----
From: "Lysi" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, September 28, 2004 3:53 PM
Subject: Re: This forename of NANNY


: It also could be an instance of a mother giving her maiden name
as a surname
: to her child. The surname Nanny appears in Wales, though I
forget what it
: was shortened from.
:
: Elysia
: ----- Original Message -----
: From: "Diane Sowden" <>
: To: <>
: Sent: Tuesday, September 28, 2004 9:37 AM
: Subject: This forename of NANNY
:
:
: > Hiya Lists,
: >
: > I am transcribing for Freebmd, and I came accross this
forename of NANNY -
: > has anyone else heard of it. It is such an unusual name. Is
it short for
: > anything do you think?
: >
: > Diane
: >
: >
: >
:
:


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