The Society: Genealogy: Surnames: (J Surnames )


Sites in which the primary focus is the etymology of the name and its variants, a one-name study or organization, relevant genealogy or an associated family history. J Surnames Genealogy Society.

The letter 'J' originated as a swash letter i, used for the letter 'i' at the end of Roman numerals when following another 'i', as in 'xxiij' instead of 'xxiii' for the Roman numeral representing 23. (wikipedia)