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Old 08-25-2017, 08:41 PM
 
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Smith, Jones, Miller, Brown, Davis, Johnson.
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Old 08-25-2017, 08:47 PM
 
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This is interesting, the top three surnames in each state: Most popular surnames in the US by state – The Bull Elephant
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Old 08-25-2017, 09:32 PM
 
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Cooper, Fischer, Williams.

I've only known 1 Smith, 0 Jones, 0 Johnson/Jackson.
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Old 09-06-2017, 09:40 PM
 
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African-Americans might say Williams, Banks, Jackson, Alston, Washington, White, Hairston, Smallwood, Green, Hawkins, Robinson, Coates, Coleman
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Old 09-06-2017, 09:50 PM
 
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_...ommon_surnames
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Old 09-07-2017, 09:28 PM
 
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Growing up: Miller & Jones
Now: Brown & Johnson

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African-Americans might say Williams, Banks, Jackson, Alston, Washington, White, Hairston, Smallwood, Green, Hawkins, Robinson, Coates, Coleman
Interesting. In my family, Coates is a Quaker name.
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Old 09-08-2017, 02:12 AM
 
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That you have met and apart from your own

I remember in primary school we had quite a few Penneys and a few Murphys lived in our village
U.S. Public school - lots of Franco/Frank

Present in Europe - Silva

In my grandmother's village it was "Kingston," something like 67% (as I recall) of the kids in the local school had that surname and the schoolmaster as well.
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