[or-roots] Rolfe, Roff ...
Chris & Bill Strickland
lechevrier at earthlink.net
Fri Aug 1 12:54:01 PDT 2008
Don't remember the subject line of these posts about this, but wanted to
say that the "ff" is sometimes synonomous with "ss", as in Capt Thomas
Avery Akins (preferably not Aikins), an early Coloradian - '58 -
married Margaret Sterritt Ross / Roff / Rofs in 1833 in Ohio. Blame
phonetic spelling combined with dialectic pronunciation ...
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