About names, again...
jonesk at primus.com.au
Tue Jan 11 01:55:47 EST 2000
Being a Jones myself I am always fascinated by long surnames, probably
through envy. I live in a Greek part of Melbourne and am surrounded by
Papthanasious and Papadopolouses. As a teenager I used to book restaurants
under the name of Franackerpan because Jones was so dull. Several times
hotels have seen my surname and assume it's a pseudonym for the night.
I am sure there is a something in this name envy lark.
Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2000 16:54:45 -0500
From: "Nat Case" <hedberg at vermontel.net>
Cadwallader, actually a perfectly good English name, also found in the US
(esp among Philadelphia Quakers. There were a number of Cadwalladers at my
school, and almost as many Satterthwaites.
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