Tuesday, April 19, 2011

"What's in a Surname?"

Are you one of the Many Smiths of the United States? What about a Williams or a Garcia? National Geographic has put together an interactive map of the U.S showing the most popular surnames of areas, as well as displaying the origin of the names.

Michigan seems to be laden with surnames that originate from Wales, and odds are if you are from here you know a Smith. Check out your neck of the woods here.

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