Category: Corns family

names

With the names Williams, Jones and Smith in the family, it’s perhaps no surprise that I’ve made better progress with one of the more unusual names in my tree – that of CORNS. It’s obvious how the names Williams, Jones and Smith have developed but Corns is rather less obvious. I was thrilled when I came across indications that it’s a variation of ‘Cornish’ and denotes origins in Cornwall. I’ve been thwarted in attempts to discover Welsh ancestry on the…