“Shirley, Shirley, Bo-Birley, Banana, Fanna, Fo, Firley… Shirley.” If you remember the original song lyric, you are officially an antique. And you now have an ear worm. You’re welcome.
Shirley Ellis and Laura Branigan not withstanding, very few of us enjoy playing the name game that comes with researching multiple generations of ancestors with the same given names as their predecessors.
Which William, which Silas, which Mary? Argh! Can’t you people come up with an original name?