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Name Identification

Post by MichaelSerchio » 17 Sep 2013, 21:18

Hi,
I'm trying to work out the maiden surname of my 4x-great-grandmother. Her first name was Marianna. I have attached two records below, and highlighted the lines where the name appears. The surname does not seem to be Italian. Any help would be much appreciated.
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Michael
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Re: Name Identification

Post by dmurphy1940 » 18 Sep 2013, 00:10

Houjo?????
Grazie,

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Post by PippoM » 18 Sep 2013, 15:10

Death act of Marianna Houjo', born in France:

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/T ... 1264953123
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Post by liviomoreno » 18 Sep 2013, 16:04

Good catch Pippo!

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Re: Name Identification

Post by MichaelSerchio » 18 Sep 2013, 19:21

That is brilliant!
Thank you very much.

Am I right in thinking that Marianna's parents are shown as Martino and Margherita on that document? But her mother's maiden name is not shown?

Thanks,
Michael

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Re: Name Identification

Post by erudita74 » 18 Sep 2013, 19:45

Great job, Pippo!

There is a two letter name after Margherita on the document, which should the maiden name. The second letter looks like an E to me, but I can't decipher the first letter.

Erudita

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