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From: "Odd Braathun" <>
Subject: SV: Introduction - First Request
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 1999 20:22:38 +0100
No, don't trust the spelling in the census. The spelling there is sometimes so hilarious that one
might think that the "counter" was illitterate. ! Would be fun to se some of your examples.
One thing did come
>to mind though. When a name shows up on one of the census records that has a
>different spelling than what I have in my records, should I consider the census
>record as being more correct. The differences are not major, but enough to
>cause me to wonder.