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Subject: [RIBRISTO] Re:searching names on ancestry.com
Date: Thu, 18 Dec 2003 09:02:40 EST
While searching each census year, i was entering "JOLLS" or "JOLES" and
entering "RI" or "NY". Then i finally got (sorta) smart and clicked on "soundex"
for the surname: JOLLS and left the state blank. It came up with all sorts of
spellings of the name JOLLS and some living in other states as well as NY and