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Re: origin of DISHAROON name?
Posted by: Kathy Disheroon Date: November 08, 2000 at 15:22:46
In Reply to: Re: origin of DISHAROON name? by David V. Heise of 268

While researching my name I was told it originated in Brittany, France. The name was originally pronounced De Charentes. There is a river called Charents which runs through the province of Brittany. I do know that the Disheroons have been linked with the Messers and Waitmans. I can give you the information that I have about my family if you would like. My thought is that through the years the spelling has changed and the "Disharoon" and the "Disheroon" are one in the same.

Kathy


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