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Re: Surnames

Posted: 3 Nov 2013 2:25PM GMT
Classification: Query
Tunheim, Aanestad and Kvie won't be surnames -- they will be names of farms or residences where they lived and/or were born. They were 'addresses' sometimes used as identifiers.

Online study material to learn about Norwegian naming practices and patterns:

http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~norway/na12.html
http://www.nndata.no/home/jborgos/names.htm
http://www.norwayheritage.com/norwegian-names.htm
http://www.nndata.no/home/jborgos/farms.htm
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
deslauree3 3 Nov 2013 4:17PM GMT 
thoraway 3 Nov 2013 9:25PM GMT 
deslauree3 4 Nov 2013 1:09AM GMT 
thoraway 4 Nov 2013 3:27AM GMT 
falsterden 8 Nov 2013 6:22PM GMT 
thoraway 8 Nov 2013 8:42PM GMT 
falsterden 9 Nov 2013 7:01PM GMT 
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