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Re: Origin and pronunciation of FICKES?
Posted by: Jay Fickes Date: March 19, 2001 at 11:36:36
In Reply to: Re: Origin and pronunciation of FICKES? by Jay Fickes of 155

More confusion:
There was also some Speculation from my Uncles that Our family came over first as Indentured servants, and there was an intermarriage with a native american. There is also the story that they were involved in some way with the whiskey rebellion. Again this is speculation. I am confident though that we did come here originally from somewhere on the British Isles. Can only guess as to whether it is Scottish, Scottish-Irish, Welsh, or even Saxon-English.


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