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Nicknames: Past and Present

by Christine Rose

ISBN 0929626141 / 9780929626147 / 0-929626-14-1
Publisher Rose Association
Language English
Edition Softcover
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Family historians are constantly confronted with records using nicknames. The researcher who does not know that Patsy was commonly used for Martha, Sandy for Alexander, Peter for Patrick? You may be losing records! This book lists not only nicknames for males and females, but also includes the American equivalent of Dutch/Frisian names, names used for both males and females, and superscripted names. [via]