Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Historical Baby Names Plucked from Our Family Tree











Workman/Moody/Krantz Girls Names

Addie (2 of these!)
Maddie
Nellie
Lillie (2 of these, now 3 with our Lily!)
MaryAnn (2 of these!)
Mathilda
Minnie Mae
Carrie (2 of these!)
Bertha
Alice
Vickie Rae (Victoria is also cool)

Carrie is the oldest female name on record in our family. Carrie was MaryAnn Workman's Mom and our oldest known relative, we know little about her to date. Also, it's Lillian Moody's Mom (Carrie Rehbein) That would be our Great, Great, Great Grandma (born 1830 approx) and our Great, Great, Great Grandma on both sides of Dad's family (Maternal and Paternal).

Workman/Moody/Krantz Boys Names
Raymond
Walter
Harvey (his picture is on this site!)
Ralph
Robert
John (2)
Oscar (2)
Carl (2)
Nathaniel
Andrew
Lucius
Victor
Gary (Dad did not like his name...and didn't want namesakes but he thought some monikers that were related to his name like Grant, Garrett, Grayson etc., were cool)

Lucius in the oldest male name in our family born in 1849. Lucius was Lillian Moody's dad - and our Great-Great Grandfather.

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