Help! I'm new!! :0)
- Hello! I'm new to the club. . . and besides being
anxious to read posts from and about Ireland, I am hoping
to run into some info on these family surnames:
Cummons, Malone, Patterson, Dalton, and McFann. Can't wait
to join the discussions!
- Angie,<br>Do NOT get hung up on spelling. Our
ancestors did not have a "correct" spelling of their
surnames. When looking for your great grandfather, try
every possible phonetic spelling of his last name. I
have seen legal documentation where the name is
spelled more that one way by the same person in the same
document. (They also had their own system of figuring ages.
My grandmother never used the same age