Somnour
Somnour Som"nour, n. A summoner; an apparitor; a sompnour. [Obs.] --Piers Plowman. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sumpner — This unusual and interesting name is of Old French and early medieval English origin, from a term introduced into England after the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is an occupational surname for an official who was given the responsibility of… …   Surnames reference

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