I have some Carkins in my family, I was told that they originated from the IOM and were Quakers. I have also been told that they did, at some point change their surname. I am wondering if they were originally Kaighins. I have them listed as living in Cheshire. I am wondering whether there is some obvious reason as to why they had to change their name, e.g persecution etc. Can anyone help.
Manx Genealogy Archive 1 is maintained by isleofman.com
Powered by Tetra-WebBBS 6.11 / TetraBB PRO 0.22 © 2006-2010 tetrabb.com
0 wallclock secs ( 0.07 usr + 0.00 sys = 0.07 CPU)