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Re: Anyone else having this problem of mispelling Lynes ?
Posted by: Jack Lynes (ID *****7077) Date: February 26, 2010 at 10:13:44
In Reply to: Re: Anyone else having this problem of mispelling Lynes ? by renee h of 107

Lynes - Lyons in SC. There is one branch of our family who worked for the railroad, and the paymaster office insisted on spelling it "Lyons" so they actually adopted the variant spelling. Later generations have returned to the original spelling, but for a few generations, it is a little confusing.


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