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14 Insane Names Victorian Parents Actually Gave Their Kids

It's unlikely anyone these days would call their child One Too Many, or That's It Who'd Have Thought It.

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Neil Fraser, a partner at the firm, said in a press release:

Our genealogists get to look through hundreds of thousands of birth, death and marriage records. Over the years we have picked out certain names which have amused us and we've made a note of them. It shows people in the 19th century had a great sense of humour.

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5. One Too Many.

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Perhaps a sly reference to the circumstances of his conception? Choosing to call himself the preferable name of Robert W. Gouldstone instead, the man born One Too Many lived through both world wars, passing away aged 76.

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8. Ann Bertha Cecilia Diana Emily Fanny Gertrude Hypatia Iug Jane Kate Louisa Maud Nora Orphelia Quince Rebecca Starkey Teresa Ulysis Venus Winifred Xenophen Yetty Zeus

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That's 25 names, one name beginning with each letter in the alphabet. You'll notice there's no P. That was reserved for her surname, Pepper.

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