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Re: most uncommon surnames in your tree
« Reply #117 on: Thursday 07 March 19 02:00 GMT (UK) »
Not in my tree, by I have a friend whose married name is Hiscock.  And my Mum and Dad had friends named Hercock!
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Re: most uncommon surnames in your tree
« Reply #118 on: Thursday 07 March 19 22:17 GMT (UK) »
Not in my tree, by I have a friend whose married name is Hiscock.  And my Mum and Dad had friends named Hercock!

Adds a whole new perspective on his and hers.  ;D
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Re: most uncommon surnames in your tree
« Reply #119 on: Friday 08 March 19 03:17 GMT (UK) »
If a Hiscock married a Hercock, would their married name be hyphenated or would they change it to Theircock?  ???
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Re: most uncommon surnames in your tree
« Reply #120 on: Friday 08 March 19 04:13 GMT (UK) »
Depending on where the name is in the sentence; Theircock, or Theycock, or perhaps even Themcock.
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Re: most uncommon surnames in your tree
« Reply #121 on: Friday 08 March 19 06:42 GMT (UK) »
 ;D ;D ;D
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Re: most uncommon surnames in your tree
« Reply #122 on: Friday 08 March 19 08:14 GMT (UK) »
Hla, Ough, Balzary and Fucks
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