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Re: What is the origin of the Horrocks name?
Posted by: Ruth Horrocks Date: December 23, 2001 at 10:19:11
In Reply to: Re: What is the origin of the Horrocks name? by Marianne Soltau of 299

I have been given 2 meanings, I don't know if either are correct:-
1, It's an old slang name for a sailor.
2, It means someone who lived near a Hoar Oak tree


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