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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
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<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Tahoma;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font size=2
face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma'> JFonkert@aol.com
[mailto:JFonkert@aol.com] <br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Tuesday, March 08, 2011
12:27 PM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> <st1:PersonName w:st="on">cgrs791@netscape.com</st1:PersonName>;
ohappyday50@yahoo.com; apgpubliclist@apgen.org<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> Re: [APG Public List]
abbreviation</span></font><o:p></o:p></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>regarding our discussions of
abbreviations... <st1:PersonName w:st="on">Christine Rose</st1:PersonName>'s
book has a list of truncated and superscripted names: John, James, Joseph,
Jerome, etc.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>In a message dated 3/8/2011 11:22:43 A.M.
Central Standard Time, <st1:PersonName w:st="on">cgrs791@netscape.com</st1:PersonName>
writes:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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color:navy'>Terry,<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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color:navy'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><font
size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
color:navy'>I checked </span></font><font size=2 face=Arial><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><ns0:PersonName w:insAuthor="Unknown"
 w:insDate="2011-03-08T12:48:00Z" w:endInsAuthor="Unknown"
 w:endInsDate="2011-03-08T12:48:00Z"><st1:PersonName w:st="on"><font
  color=navy><span style='color:navy'>Christine Rose</span></font></st1:PersonName></ns0:PersonName><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'>&#8217;s &#8220;Nicknames Past and Present, 5<sup>th</sup>
ed.&#8221; and did not find anything.&nbsp; I seen to remember a TV show having a
character that had an aunt Ida. <o:p></o:p></span></font></span></font></p>

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size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
color:navy'>Chuck Mason<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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color:black;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font size=2 color=black
face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma;color:black'>
apgpubliclist-bounces+cgrs791=netscape.com@apgen.org
[mailto:apgpubliclist-bounces+cgrs791=netscape.com@apgen.org] <b><span
style='font-weight:bold'>On Behalf Of </span></b>Terry Parcel<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Tuesday, March 08, 2011
12:06 PM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> apgpubliclist@apgen.org<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> [APG Public List]
abbreviation</span></font><font color=black><span style='color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><font
size=3 color="#444f75" face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:
Tahoma;color:#444F75'>Anyone know if Ida is an abbreviation for a woman's first
name.&nbsp; Hitting a roadblock.&nbsp; Thanks.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF
PTSIZE=10><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Jay
Fonkert, CG<br>
<a href="http://fourgenerationsgenealogy.blogspot.com/">http://fourgenerationsgenealogy.blogspot.com/</a><br>
<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Saint Paul</st1:City>, <st1:State
 w:st="on">MN</st1:State></st1:place><br>
<br>
Director, Association of Professional Genealogists<br>
(</span></font><font size=1 color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF PTSIZE=8><span
style='font-size:7.5pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>professional profile at <a
href="http://www.apgen.org)/">www.apgen.org)</a></span></font><font size=2
color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF PTSIZE=10><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial;color:black'><br>
Member, Genealogical Speakers Guild<br>
</span></font><font size=1 color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF PTSIZE=8><span
style='font-size:7.5pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>(professional profile at <a
href="http://www.genealogicalspeakersguild.org/)">http://www.genealogicalspeakersguild.org/)</a><u><br>
</u></span></font><font size=2 color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF
PTSIZE=10><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Member,
International Society of Family History Writers and Editors <br>
<br>
</span></font><font size=1 color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF PTSIZE=8><span
style='font-size:7.5pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>CG (Certified
Genealogist) is a service mark of the Board for Certification of Genealogists,
used under license by Board-certified associates after periodic competency
evaluations.</span></font><font size=2 color=black face=Arial FAMILY=SANSSERIF
PTSIZE=10><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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