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Subject: Re: Family name Origin
Author: Lepic   (Authenticated as Lepic)
Date: April 4, 2019 at 7:48 AM
Reply to: Family name Origin by CARESS

Caress is a variant of Carus, from Middle English kerre 'wet ground' and hous 'house', denoting someone who lived '(at the) marsh house’. Other variants include Carass, Cariss, Carras, Carris, Carriss.

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