Loving the thread about grandmothers names...so let's do grandfathers names

(268 Posts)
femmeaufoyer Tue 14-Aug-12 17:17:01

The thread on grandmothers names has given me loads of inspiration for DC2, so I'm now looking for the same for male names.

Mine were William and Ronald
DH were William and Harry

CherryBlossom27 Tue 14-Aug-12 17:21:13

Cyril & Michael

Eggward Tue 14-Aug-12 17:22:46

Albert and John here. Pretty current!

Both grandfathers were called Joseph.

(Both grandmothers were called Elizabeth).

takingthestairs Tue 14-Aug-12 17:27:28

Both of my grandfathers were called Patrick.

JuliaScurr Tue 14-Aug-12 17:30:46

Benjamin, Charles, Laurence
(open adoption)

Both called Alfred
DH's Fred and Kenneth

DefiniteMaybe Tue 14-Aug-12 17:31:46

Brian and Charles

Mama1980 Tue 14-Aug-12 17:31:46

William and archibald
Dp Fred and George.

NoillyPrat Tue 14-Aug-12 17:32:18

Clive and Paul.

DH's Jack and I can't remember the other one blush crikey!

Indith Tue 14-Aug-12 17:34:55

Tom and Gilbert

bruffin England Tue 14-Aug-12 17:36:23

Russell and Georgios

tiredteddy Tue 14-Aug-12 17:39:55

Mine were Graham and Edgar.
DH had Edward and John.

Raahh Spain Tue 14-Aug-12 17:40:14

Peter and Francis (Frank)

(Ds's middle name is Peter)

nooka Tue 14-Aug-12 17:40:26

Anthony and Basil. One of dh's was called Baron smile

SoupDragon Tue 14-Aug-12 17:41:27

Ernest & William

Myles (which I love) and Derek (hmmmm on that one!) DP's maternal grandfather was called Horace which I think I'll also veto for any future boys!

adaloveslace Tue 14-Aug-12 17:42:36

Grandfathers - Michael (Mick) and Eugene.

DHs - Hugh and James (both names I love.)

StellaAndFries Tue 14-Aug-12 17:42:41

Kenneth Frank
Anthony James

nagynolonger Tue 14-Aug-12 17:43:21

Me Albert and John
DH Albert and Harry

LadyofWinterfell Tue 14-Aug-12 17:43:55

Mine were both Frank.
DH's were Leslie and John (i think!)

My son is Frederick, named after my grandad, and son due next month will be Albert after my husband's grandfather.

honoraglossop Tue 14-Aug-12 17:44:41

John and Vic ( Victor).

IsSpringSprangedYet Tue 14-Aug-12 17:45:07

With middle names where I can remember, mine are Charles (Charlie) Albert and Edward (Eddie) and DH's are Henry Montague and Arthur.

blackteaplease Tue 14-Aug-12 17:46:52

Robert (nn Bob) and Alexander (nn Sandy)

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