The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #89865   Message #1698378
Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
20-Mar-06 - 04:04 AM
Thread Name: BS: 'Mudcat' and other Unusual Nicknames
Subject: RE: BS: 'Mudcat' and other Unusual Nicknames
Sometime in the 20's my greataunt was called Widdy by a very young nephew/niece & this name stuck till her death in 1972.

Her birth certificate & death certificates used her given name, Ruby, but everyone called her Wid or Widdy.

sandra (who doesn't have a nickname)