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From: "Lesley Robertson" <>
Subject: Re: Surnames searches
Date: Fri, 8 Aug 2003 11:00:59 +0200
References: <melYa.57630$It4.firstname.lastname@example.org> <J2DEbVAIDsM$EwGs@varneys.demon.co.uk> <JiAYa.91353$o%2.40929@sccrnsc02>
"Free Genealogy" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Well, the name has been Taulman since at least the later part of the
> The name was one of the first 300 surnames to come to USA from Holland.
The spelling must have shifted - I've just had a look in the Amsterdam and
Rotterdam phone books, and it does not occur in this form in either city.
You could try asking the dutch Central Bureau for Genealogy - go here
http://www.cbg.nl/ and click on "english" - if they have anything.
As regards Stevens, which you also asked about, it is VERY common. You'll do
better if you're more specific.
(in a sweltering Delft - we don't build for temps over 30C!)