In addition, children are often given the name in honor of.
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According to the Oxford Companion to Scottish History, the MacMartins of Letterfinlay who were a sept of the Clan Cameron would have seen themselves as distinct within their own lands, but would have also seen themselves as Camerons if operating elsewhere outside of Lochaber.
D'où viennent donc tous ces Martin? Robert's son William Fitz Robert Fitz Martin born c.
Unfortunate side effect of the scandal is this period-comma-apostrophe bullshit from the New Yorker.
Martin was never a common given name Christian name in the , unlike or which were later officialized and became common surnames, nowadays ranking second and third respectively.