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From: "Debby" <>
Subject: Re: Irish naming patterns ??
Date: Sat, 18 Jul 1998 12:19:26 -0400


>My Lenox family seems to have kept
>up some kind of a tradition , going with James , William , James ,
>William , James , William , James , William , with a Thomas and Charles
>tossed in .... Any ideas floating around ?? , Phil...
>
I think they figured that someday someone would be trying to find out about
them so they did it to confound us to death!

My Gillespie family did it, too, with Thomas, James, William, George,
Robert...several of them all living at the same time and even in the same
areas! And it still goes on today...

Debby McArtor in South Carolina

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