Name change and Leo

Leo A. Martin
Sat, 29 Nov 2008 18:22:20 PST
> Leo, That island group off western Europe wouldn't be the one which
> includes the great Scottish nation from whence the clan Martin of
> Letterfinlay, followers of clan Cameron came from would it?   Iain

Nope, Iain. Some of my best friends are Scots, but on my father's side
we're originally from Poland 4 and 5 generations ago. My grandfather
changed his name when he couldn't get work. That is how most Martins in
the USA got their name - it's the second commonest name in our phone
books, after Smith (most of whom also probably didn't bring it with them
over the water.)

Leo Martin
Phoenix Arizona USA

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