walkitout (walkitout) wrote,
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walkitout

I have become very, very skeptical of the connection to New England

I am _so_ bummed about this. There are _definitely_ a bunch of people (google-able and on ancestry.com) who have convinced themselves that a Hamlin married a Royce, and it is that Royce that connects me to New England and so forth. But I've become profoundly suspicious of that connection, because there (really) are a couple Joanna Royces and people have _clearly_ confused the two Connecticut Joanna Royces and that means they might have confused even more Joanna Royces.

I _hate_ when this happens.
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