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Subject: Re: [WEINHOLD] I was once told...
Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2008 18:50:14 -0000


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Author: damonweinhold
Surnames: Weinhold
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A long time ago, on the way from Germany to the US, the guards watching the hold left our ancestors in there. Being stuck in the hold for many hours, and not knowing much english, they yelled "WE IN HOLD, WE IN HOLD!" Thus giving us our name.

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