About Names: Roots of “Gavin” go back to Knights of the Round Table

Dr. Cleveland Evans writes about names for the Omaha World-Herald. In his Feb. 28th column, he looks at the history of the name Gavin (from Gawain) and some famous Gawains and Gavins from history.

And did you know that America’s most famous Gavin (pictured at left) was born with a different name? Before he was Captain Stubing, before he was Murray Slaughter, he was Allan See!