CORNISH-L Archives

Archiver > CORNISH > 2000-03 > 0953609894

From: Elizabeth Agar <>
Subject: RE: two questions about names
Date: Tue, 21 Mar 2000 14:38:14 +1100

Ann Stephens wrote:
> Yes, over the years I have often seen Jno for John.

One thing also to watch out for - Jno (John) and Tho (Thomas) can
often be mistaken for each other in early handwriting. I have
experienced a couple of instances of this misinterpretation in my


Liz in Melbourne.

This thread: