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Subject: Re: Scotch-Irish-D Digest V05 #204
Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2005 00:31:03 EST

<<Also middle names are rather recent. Again their use began
among the upper classes and 'trickled down' so that today most
of us have middle names>>

I have always speculated that James McCullen Gordon Hutchinson born in 1790
in Antrim must have been part of the upper class. <grin> Seriously, Linda,
how often do we see someone with double middle names like his?

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