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Family Anecdotes
Posted by: Robert Kersten (ID *****9231) Date: January 16, 2004 at 18:20:54
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Thanks Stuart: You may be on to something with Prussion connection and religious background.
I can remember as a little boy,neighbirs calling my Dad as "Kirschstein" ; alos famil oral history says origin of name is "kerstenstein" where kersten is old German for Christian, and stein is rock...or Christiansrock, a place in Prussia. All this is somewhat unconfirmed, but I am keeping up the search.
Feel free to email me,


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