What is the most interesting nickname in your ancestry?

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Mine would have to be my g g g g grandfather Duncan "Whisky" Cameron. No prizes for guessing why he got that one. Hahaha
in The Tree House by Susan Scarcella G2G6 Mach 6 (69.4k points)

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My g g grandmother, Mary Catherine was called "Plum." Not sure why.
by Dennis Wheeler G2G6 Pilot (532k points)
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A many great grandfather was "La Cloche" or The Bell. He was a cook with Compagnie Fran├žaise des Indes and rang the bell to announce that the meal was ready.

by Chris Hampson G2G6 Pilot (104k points)
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My grandfather, started out life as a young preacher, but earned t the nickname Poker Bil,l  by the time he died.  He did earn the name.
by Anonymous Adkins G2G2 (2.6k points)
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A lady on my husband's side is "Ratsie", even has her license plate on her car "Ratsie".  I have no idea why, but I know it is a nickname.
by Kitty Smith G2G6 Pilot (531k points)
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Twinkle toes. Twinkie.
by Trudy Roach G2G6 Pilot (182k points)

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