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Surname origin
Posted by: G.Bourne Date: December 20, 2001 at 06:13:29
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My grandfather I am told was from Damascus,but in late 1800's. He is listed in 1920 and 1910 census as being from Turkey and native language as Greek. He was called Diapp.
What is the origin of that name and what was his original name likely to be? Anyone with ideas?
GBourne


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