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Re: ?New BRAUTIGAM cousin found as BRANTIGAN
Posted by: Dick Brautigam Date: September 15, 1999 at 18:20:41
In Reply to: Re: ?New BRAUTIGAM cousin found as BRANTIGAN by jill dowd of 145

The German spelling is Bra(with an umlaut)utigam. Yes it translates to bridegroom. I had it expalained as a fiance on his wedding day. So some translate it to fiance. The most common spelling is with an n instead of m at the end.

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