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Subject: Re: Herkstrotter?
Author: Jim Young   (guest)
Date: October 13, 2010 at 11:35 AM
Reply to: Herkstrotter? by Lea M

The German spelling is Herkströter (or Herkstroeter). The name is found in the North Rhine-Westphalia region. I've no idea of the meaning. The -er ending usually belongs to a surname from a place name, e.g. Kissinger from Kissingen, or to an occupational surname, e.g., Schneider, Weber.

Messages in this thread:
  • Herkstrotter? - Lea M  Oct 4 2010, 5:26 PM
    • Re: Herkstrotter? - Jim Young  Oct 13 2010, 11:35 AM