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Re: Kessingland Suffolk-George-approx 1790
Posted by: Joanne Pitcher Hublitz Date: November 09, 1998 at 17:48:48
In Reply to: Kessingland Suffolk-George-approx 1790 by Jason Pitcher of 974

I don't know if you have "resarched" the Pitcher surname, but it is occupational in nature. The workmen who put the "pitch" on the ships were called pitchers. Sorry, I can't help you with your line, but my Pitchers were dock workers from the Norfolk(UK) area. Once again, connected with the sea.

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