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Patsy Andrews (#46904443)
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Early vs. Earley
Hi Patsy,

I had the same issue with the Earley surname. I also kept seeing Early and Earley being used interchangebly with the ancestors I was researching until I had settled on Early. The grave threw me in for a loop, but I'm 100% certain this is the grave of Mary Fox's parents. Since they were both illiterate, the spelling may have always posed a problem and the children would have learned whatever their teacher taught them to spell which could have been different for different children. Now that I look back, all three of Mary's known siblings use the Earley variant in their death certificates and tombstones so it should be the correct one.

Added by RodneyF on Sep 08, 2011 2:51 PM

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