Tuesday’s Tip: What does Mel stand for?

I just found the following on a Luxembourg census enumeration…


and no, his name isn’t Mel. Instead, this is the abbreviation  of the name , which includes its first and last initials.

Any guesses?


(Yes, Mel is shorthand for Michel!)


About Bryna O'Sullivan

A Connecticut-based professional genealogist, I love working with beginners of all backgrounds. I also do specialty research in Connecticut and Luxembourg-American genealogy.
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