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Re: Meaning of surname "Duty" or Kenneth Eugene Duty
Posted by: susan duty (ID *****9644) Date: February 05, 2005 at 11:30:47
In Reply to: Meaning of surname "Duty" or Kenneth Eugene Duty by Dena Chase of 872

Duty originates from Dutee with an acent over the first e. It was a name given to French tax inspectors. According to some sources. Another theory is it was Doughty and got sorrupted by illiterate people who could not spell so it was wriiten as it sounds

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Sue Duty


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