If you've been around the US for a while, or you can trace back to the Puritians who never left England, your ancestors did. Puritians had a whole warehouse full of crazy in their naming choices, and someone compiled a lot of the worst (he does clarify that the really out there ones, like If-Christ-had-not-died-for-thee-thou-hadst-been-damned went by the name Nicolas day to day, but his given, legal name, was that big long hyphenated mess.
Full article with links to some of the places they found the names:
20 Puritan Names That Are Utterly Strange
12 of the Cruelest Puritan Names (meant to remind children of the pain of the world)
12 Strangely Pleasant Puritan Names
10 of the Sweetest Puritan Names
So which is worse - these or todays kreative names?
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