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Post Posted:: November 12th, 2017, 3:08 pm 

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There are also some Aboriginal names - any advice with those?


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Post Posted:: November 12th, 2017, 3:37 pm 
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No - it was very early contact and each settler just tried to make up a spelling as to how it sounded to him. Added to that there were many language groups. So just as it looks is the only way to go. It was first contact between 2 completely different ways of life.

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