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From: "Bill McKinney" <>
Subject: Re: [Sc-Ir] Surnames and namng patterns.
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2005 14:57:25 -0500
So the day after the
> McDonalds left and the Campbells took over you had babies
> surnamed Campbell in the church records. Frequently we bear
> the surname of our ancestors' oppressors.
So, this translated to black slaves in America taking on the names of the
slaveholders (lots of them SI)?
It seems to be pretty much the same thing, or is this speculation.
I know of at least two McKinneys of color in the NFL. And another retired
from Oakland Raiders.