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Subject: Re: does anybody know the origin of this name
Author: Epona   (guest, 12.89.83.116)
Date: March 26, 2002 at 7:58:41 PM
Reply to: does anybody know the origin of this name by chris
"Fitz" is the Norman prefix meaning "son of". Therefore, Fitzgerald means "son of Gerald". This would have been introduced to the British Isles in the Conquest of 1066.

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