Originally Posted by Merry_Olde_Mary
Admittedly, I know nothing about this gentleman....but seeing his name crop up in various Ripper-related books etc., I just have to wonder...was he ever teased on the police force in regards to his name?
As a youth, was he known as Master Littlechild?
I just burst out in smiles whenever I see his cloying name. It's the very essence of Victoriana, and makes me wonder if he had a sister named Sweet
I'm not sure what you mean.
It was his Surname.
Pretty sure there are still people carrying that name to this day.