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okthen BS: Jones in Welsh (26) RE: BS: Jones in Welsh 23 Aug 03


Surnames derive from different roots, Jones would probably come from "Joan's" the Mothers name.From occupations Smith, Cooper, Carter, Clerk (or Clark). If they were "slaves" or Serfs they would take their masters name (sire's name), or where they lived, Hill, Spring, Wood, hope this is of help.


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