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Re: Cockcroft------Variant spelling Cocroft
Posted by: LESLIE HILL (ID *****5854) Date: September 03, 2004 at 19:26:15
In Reply to: Re: Cockcroft------Variant spelling Cocroft by Cheryl Cocroft of 211

Thanks for your reply. It does seem that as time went on, accents blended, etc. that the name was shortened, but from what I can find on mine in England, Yorkshire, I think, they spelled it Cockcroft. It then evolved as the people stayed in the Southern U.S.

Leslie Hill

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