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From: "Terry Wells" <>
Subject: Re: [RMagic] Maiden names and second marriages
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2009 07:59:54 +0100
Bill Bienia" <> wrote
>The usual convention is to show her maiden
>name in parentheses, i.e. Jane Elizabeth (Austin) McNab.
Not sure where this comes from but as far as I am concerned the female of the species retains her birth name.
Where is this a "convention"?
Terry M Wells
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