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Offline anneymouse

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Surname help please
« on: Wednesday 11 January 17 19:00 GMT (UK) »
Hi good people.  I cannot for the life of me make out the surname on this marriage certificate.  Please help!  If it helps, the person was probably born around 1840 ish in Wales.
Trancho, Tuozzo, Thomas

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Re: Surname help please
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 11 January 17 19:08 GMT (UK) »
Morris ??
Almeroth, Germany (probably Hessen).

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Re: Surname help please
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 11 January 17 19:11 GMT (UK) »
Hello -

I would read it as Morris.

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« Reply #3 on: Wednesday 11 January 17 19:14 GMT (UK) »
Morris gets my vote too.
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Re: Surname help please
« Reply #4 on: Thursday 12 January 17 01:08 GMT (UK) »
Add me to the list for Morris.

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England:  Archer, Bailey, Bates, Blower, Bosworth, Court, Hicklin, Orton, Palmer, Robbins, Sedgwick, Smith, Stevenson, Stone, Varnam, Wakelin, Walker
Canada:  Archer, Walker, Spencer, Shepherd
Australia:  Taplin
South Africa:  Risley

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« Reply #5 on: Thursday 12 January 17 01:36 GMT (UK) »
And me, before I seen the others.

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South Uist, Inverness-shire, Scotland:- Bowie, Campbell, Cumming, Currie, MacDonald, MacInnes, MacIntyre, MacKinnon, Steele, Walker

Ireland:- Cullen, Flannigan (Derry), Donahoe/Donaghue (variants) (Cork), McCrate (Tipperary), Mellon, Tol(l)and (Donegal & Tyrone)

Newcastle-on-Tyne/Durham (Northumberland):- Harrison, Jude, Kemp, Lunn, Mellon, Robson, Stirling

Kettering, Northampton:- MacKinnon

Canada:- Callaghan, MacKinnon, MacPhee

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« Reply #6 on: Thursday 12 January 17 10:23 GMT (UK) »
And me - before seeing what others thought.

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Gaunt, Ransom, McNally, Stanfield, Kimberley. (Tasmania)
Brown, Johnstone, Eskdale, Brand  (Dumfriess,  Scotland)
Booth, Bruerton, Deakin, Wilkes, Kimberley
(Warwicks, Staffords)
Gaunt (Yorks)
Percy, Dunning, Hyne, Grigg, Farley (Devon, UK)
Duncan (Fife, Devon), Hugh, Blee (Cornwall)
Green, Mansfield, (Herts)
Cavenaugh, Ransom (Middlesex)
 

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