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What's in a name?

Posted by geneaus on June 2, 2006 at 1:05 PM
Tell me your last name and what you know about it.

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Reply Juana
10:51 AM on May 8, 2008 
My last name is Catalan. It comes from the latin "Laurentius," and variations are Lawrence among others. The original spelling is "Lorenç" <br> <br>As far as I know, my earliest ancestral Llorens was named Emanuel (or Manuel) who came to Louisiana seeking...something <img alt="big grin" src="http://images.freewebs.com/Images/Smilies/Round/biggrin.gif"
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