What are your grandads/dads names please?

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  1. lupi

    lupi Well-Known Member

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    I am expecting a little boy in Dec and am bit stuck on names. I like old fashion names that are traditional but not to common. My dogs called Stanley which I love but thats obviously out of the question.
    So please tell me your dads or grandads names for inspiration.
    Thanks ladies x
     
  2. polo_princess

    polo_princess ♥ Brookes Mummy ♥

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    My dad is called Mark and my grandad/grandads are called David and Robin

    Bit boring im afraid!!
     
  3. Younglutonmum

    Younglutonmum Mummy To Maya & Bump

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    My dad is Mark & my grandads are Derek & Louis
     
  4. Charlotte-j

    Charlotte-j Mum of 2.

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    ill just give u all the blokes names in my family lol

    Elliot, Headley, Stephen, Alfred, Rodney, Gilbert, Andrew, Robin, Raymond, David, Zachary, William, Matthew, Nicholas, Christopher, Anthony, Alexander, Samuel, Thomas, Edwin, and Laurence

    wow, i have a big family lol
     
  5. o0oCharlieo0o

    o0oCharlieo0o Well-Known Member

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    my dads name is Douglas and my grandads are Harry and Len
     
  6. lupi

    lupi Well-Known Member

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    Thanks ladies keep them coming, big family ilovemybump! My surname is Elliott and I love William but it would be shortened to Billy and I cant have a Billy Elliott- poor kid. Like Fred and Ashley too but they are the butchers off Coronation street!
     
  7. Pyrrhic

    Pyrrhic Well-Known Member

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    Boys names in my family:

    Graham, Graeme, Michael, Connor, David, Hamish, Cameron, Finlay, Scott, Stuart, Craig.

    (we're Scottish lol)
     
  8. CamoQueen

    CamoQueen Mom of 2 & 1 on the way!

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    My dad and grandfather on my dad's side are/were named Harrell (Hal for short). My other grandfather was named Robert.
     
  9. babezone

    babezone Well-Known Member

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    dads names simon grandads jim x
     
  10. Sovereign

    Sovereign Well-Known Member

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    My grandads names were William (which like you pointed out you can't really have!) and Roy. Dad's is Stephen and stepdads is Peter. OH's nephews are Thomas, George and Freddie which are quite old fashioned.
     
  11. v2007

    v2007 Well-Known Member

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    My Pops is called Ian and my Grandads are called Joseph and James Samuel.

    V X X
     
  12. PixieKitty

    PixieKitty Guest

    My Dad's name's Stephen, my Granddad's name was Jack :)
    Good luck finding a name hun!
    xo
     
  13. ribboninthesky

    ribboninthesky Proud Mum of 3! :o)

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    One Grandad was called Jack and the other called Michael.

    My Dads called Alan James.

    My son was therefore called Jack James :)
     
  14. pookies24feb09

    pookies24feb09 Sally - Evies mama <3

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    I'll just give you a list of traditional names that are in my family :)

    Ian, Allan, Les, Morris, James, Ward, Waran, Christopher, Royston, William, Jim, Thomas, John, Brian, Lemuel... I can't think of any more atm, but when I can I'll be back lol!
     
  15. tiggertea

    tiggertea Mum of Two

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    Eddie and Percy were my grandads and my dad is David.

    I like Archie as an olde worlde boy's name tho....
     
  16. mummymadness

    mummymadness Mummy to 4

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    Humm gosh i had to think then lol (Is that bad) .

    In my family we have .

    David,Andrew,Ian,John,Phillip,Dominic,Aaron,todd,Luke,Stephen,George,Keith,Mark. :) .
     
  17. kiwimama

    kiwimama Soon to be family of 4!

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    My dad is Michael John and my grandads were Reginald(!) but was known as Harry and David James Harrison. OH's dad is Allan Kenneth. If we had a boy he would of had Harrison as his middle name after my grandpa.
     
  18. Samo

    Samo Well-Known Member

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    James (Jim, for short) is my granddad, and my father is Lawrence (Larry, for short). DH's side there is Edward (Eddie, for short) and Joey. My brother's name is Charles Lee (which i always thought sounded nice!)


    Good luck with names!!!
     
  19. brownhairedmom

    brownhairedmom Well-Known Member

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    My dad's name is Raymond, grandfather's name is Joseph (Joe). There's also...Trent, Bruce, Vince and Justin in my family. And I really like the name Hayward as a old boys name :)
     
  20. Junebug

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    Hector, Carl, Raymond, Armand, Alex and Blair
     

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