Tag: naming

17 Did son-in-law have a different meaning in mid-19th century England? 2012-12-07T01:36:30.020

16 Which name should be a person's primary name? 2012-10-12T14:59:57.703

14 Correctly identifying individual who goes by multiple names? 2012-10-17T05:03:01.950

13 How can I identify all the possible alternatives for a surname 2012-11-11T13:22:47.680

13 What is needed in a Name? 2012-12-19T18:37:04.460

11 Is there a chart type that shows myself, a chosen ancestor, every intervening ancestor and their siblings? 2012-10-14T22:59:40.100

10 When did patronymics cease to be used in North Wales? 2012-10-12T12:06:32.547

10 How do I deal with alternative spellings to names? 2012-11-22T00:37:39.183

10 Did 19th century English women sometimes change the first name they used? 2013-12-01T07:28:03.103

10 Wife's surname used as second name to indicate Smyth child named after someone from her Osment family? 2014-06-11T11:00:43.640

9 Is there a standard reference for alternative forms of a given or personal name? 2013-03-04T00:49:55.430

7 Reading given name of German great-grandaunt? 2015-11-11T23:05:23.240

6 Mary and Mally: were they used interchangeably in Yorkshire in the late 18th century? 2013-08-04T05:42:22.067

5 Which parent generally named the babies in 18th and 19th century USA? 2014-03-28T22:54:31.450

5 What might "biblical" names for Abel/Foot and Noake children in 17-18th Century Devon indicate? 2014-07-09T08:08:11.907

5 Custom of hyphenated names in Germany 2015-02-20T22:59:34.163

5 Did other countries have the concentration of first names that England had in past centuries? 2015-07-05T12:42:27.870

5 Was traditional Scottish naming pattern the same for Highlands, Lowlands and Ulster Scots? 2016-06-05T05:42:55.913

4 Why might name Ferdinando be found in early 17th century Cornwall baptisms? 2015-05-16T01:06:45.013

3 In 17th century Scotland/Virginia, could a Jr. have a different name than his father? 2015-08-22T03:21:11.787

3 Why were there no Polish given names in Polish village (part of Prussia)? 2016-01-15T10:51:12.187

3 Creating record for individual where no details are known? 2019-09-03T06:48:44.637

2 Can one known use of a name be regarded as a nickname? 2019-04-20T09:53:24.683

1 Name variants for Schufeldt? 2013-05-19T13:32:03.680

1 Norwegian naming conventions 2019-03-15T19:16:10.927

1 Catholic naming conventions 2020-08-31T01:12:35.720

0 Removing media file name under pictures in person report of Macfamilytree 2020-05-17T20:20:59.447

-2 People who give their children the same first name as themselves 2018-10-04T14:43:58.637