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Subject: Re: Reply
Author: Lepic   (Authenticated as Lepic)
Date: December 15, 2018 at 8:01 AM
Reply to: Reply by Jennifer purkis

Not at all. If you'd bothered to look this up in a proper source like Reaney's Dictionary of English Surnames, you'd know that Purkis is a variant of Purchas which is from Old French purchas 'pursuit, pillage' and which was used as a nickname for messengers and couriers.

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  • Reply - Jennifer purkis  Dec 14 2018, 4:56 PM
    • Re: Reply - Lepic  Dec 15 2018, 8:01 AM