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Re: How to Pronounce Fallin: a poll
Posted by: jeanie fallin simmering Date: December 04, 2000 at 16:10:13
In Reply to: Re: How to Pronounce Fallin: a poll by Lance Fallin of 373

My Fallins are from La.(originally from Tallpoosa Co,Al, but I can't seem to connect with Jesse Fallin who is our ancestor). Down here, we say Fallin, like Al,also. I do correct people when then they say Fall(like all)in. I always wondered what Fallin meant. I hoped it wasn't related to the word felon, even tho I did hear that Jesse killed a man over a mule way back when. Got to protect yourself and your family!


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