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Re: petus family info
Posted by: Shirley Pettus Brantley (ID *****4070) Date: June 17, 2003 at 21:24:13
In Reply to: Re: petus family info by Monica Palmer Dean of 941

Hello,
Freeman is probably the maiden name of his mother.
Years ago it was common practice for a son to be given
the surname(maiden name) of the mother as a first name.


SAB


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