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Gross Variations

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Re: Gross Variations

Posted: 4 Feb 2002 3:08PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 26 Nov 2005 10:30AM GMT
Be careful about assuming there was a spelling change. In colonial America "ss" was written with a letter that looks like our "f" with the lower portion extending below the line. So Gross would be written so it looked like "Grof". We do not use this letter in our modern writing and some mistakenly read the old letter as "f" when it was really "ss".
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Richard Gross 17 Aug 1999 4:59PM GMT 
Samantha Gross 4 Oct 1999 4:36PM GMT 
dianelgrosz 23 Jul 2000 2:36PM GMT 
WandaWright65... 2 Nov 1999 3:05PM GMT 
rose 12 Feb 2000 1:09AM GMT 
WandaWright65... 12 Feb 2000 10:30AM GMT 
msrobynson 6 Jun 2004 4:37AM GMT 
greghoppe 4 Feb 2002 10:08PM GMT 
claysoules 30 Dec 2011 4:05PM GMT 
josie8862 31 Dec 2011 3:33AM GMT 
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