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Re: KEARNS pronounced "Kerns" or "Kairns"?
Posted by: Pat Barnaby (ID *****5034) Date: June 05, 2002 at 05:33:25
In Reply to: KEARNS pronounced "Kerns" or "Kairns"? by Paul Kearns of 1284

We pronounce our Kearns as "Kerns", but my great, great grandfather was listed as Patrick Cairns when he arrived in New Brunswick from Ireland.All of his children, born in NB, were listed as Kearns.
Pat Barnaby

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