Have you ever had the experience where your name was misspelled?
Prehaps on an account or in a letter? What are the typical misspellings or pronunication errors associated with the Swopes, Proctor names? It strikes one very personally becasue the Swopes, Proctor name is your possession and identification and it tells the world who you are.Historically, names have served as a fingerprint of life, prehaps a basic clue to one's personality. Knowledge of naming practices in our ancestral country of origin can help us trace our respective families back to a village or a place, tell us their occupation, or it can give us an idea about what our ancestors looked like.The intriguing story of surnames dates back thousands of years.How and where they began what they originally meant and their various spellings.Our parents have to be proud of their family and what we have accomplished and helped our children.I have compiled this history so that those who come after us may know that they come from a long line of honorable people.One of the gifts our parents gave us children is a fierce loyalty to each other and to our creator.If we all work togather we can add more family members we have not yet found.
|The Swopes, Proctor Family Tree|
Updated March 8, 2003