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Re: Origin of Surname GOODRUM
Posted by: Tanya Date: October 29, 1999 at 14:21:59
In Reply to: Re: Origin of Surname GOODRUM by William Goodrum of 423

My mother's maiden name is Goodrum, she told me the name meant either a follower of King Guthrum (a Dane) or a descendent of his (raping and pillaging Danes). There's a Gudrum gate in York.
My grandfather came from Evesham.

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