This made me recall the other week when a lady registered at my work with the surname Hugh-Cock.
With a name like that, you need to hope you only meet people with the most impeccable hearing.
A couple of favs from the music dictionary I edit:
Charles Quarles (18th-century organist)
Gobelinus Person (14th-century historian and theologian)
I think Kennedy Clinch is my fav so far. Nigel Vile is great as well, he sounds like a garbage pail kid
I like Charles Quarles.
Which country was it that had a religious leader called Cardinal Sin?
ooh, I've just remembered a girl at school called Mumpta Bumpta.
Reverend Canaan Banana
The book 'Remarkabilia' was a favourite of mine when I was a nipper. Crammed with great names.
Personally, I had a teacher called Dick Paine.
** pandemonium ad asbo **
Judge insisted the parents change her name to Oceania.