|Subject:||Sorry. This was meant to be a response to the original question.|
|Author:||Bear (Authenticated as Bear)|
|Date:||March 24, 2008 at 1:48:12 PM|
|Reply to:||Re: Molly and Mary?? by Ivayla|
In medieval times there wern't that many first names and few if any surnames. A village could have dozens of Marys, Margarets, Johns, and Roberts. Nns became the only way to tell people apart so they got pretty loose with the derivations.
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