Nicknames of Midland

Everyone in Midland had a nickname. Do you remember some of these? Do you know the origin of any of these names? How many can you remember? 

The following list was compiled by Charlie Winters with a lot of help from Jim Murray, Danny O’Brien, Francis Cullen, Reggie Mills, Jim Ricker, Tim Cullen, Don Eagan, and local towns people, and was provided by Craig Robertson.

The following nicknames are not intended to embarrass or insult anyone.  If you feel they have, please let me know. If you are aware of any nicknames that are not listed and wish to add them to our list, please let us know. 

First Name Nickname Last Name
Edward Tinker Abbott
Hughie Congo Alexander
Robert Tore Alexander
Donald Alex Alexander
Edward Deacon Allen
Joseph Sappy Allen
George Sappy Allen
Alphy Ambrose
Elizabeth Babe Atkinson
Jack Scratcher Atkinson
Charles Nance Baker
Eloise Ese Baker
Tom Hoot Baker
Eener Baker
Steve Pool/Hair Owl Baker
Lionel Bake Baker
Julie Sis Baker
Harold Barney Barber
Dennis Denture/Spick Bartlett
Lloyd Worry Wort Beach
Charlie Besease Beeman
Raymond Cooter Beeman
Dickie Snake Eyes Beeman
William Peck Bevans
Chine Beveridge
Russell Rucky Beveridge
Brian Squid Blair
Henry Tubby Blair
Robert CoCo Blair
James Shump Blair
Jack Lardy Blair
Manuel Tor Blanco
George Pig Blanco
Joe Captain Hook Blanco
Thomas Tuck Blucker
Bobby Tuck Blucker
Tommy Big Nig Brinegar
Catherine Kit Brinegar
Gerald Bo Brinkman
Andy Red Brodie
Harold Sunshine Brodie
Corlita Pete Briner
Colleen Icky Buckalew
Edward Pooksie Bullock
Charles Chill Bullock
John 66 Bullock
Frank Red Burns
Larry Turkey Byrnes
Miles Milo Byrnes
Leo Happy Cadwalader
Arthur Ozzie Cadwalader
Leon Wimpy Cadwalader
Thomas Hump Campbell
Edward Red Cap Campbell
Edward,Jr. Flash Campbell
Johnny Jizz Canning
Major Canty
Marvin Fag Carter
Bernard Bunny Carter
Cuddles Cathell
Blackie Cavanaugh
Gene Tony/Cuz Cesnick
Thomas Cuz Cesnick
Robert Duggie Clark
Eileen Dirken Clark
Happy Click
Gilbert GB Clise
Marion Pug Coleman
Hugh Whiz Coleman
Donald Frostie Cook
Francis Pickie Corrigan
Packie Corrigan
Clark Caw Crowe
Don Buckshot Crowe
Marie Metoe Crowe
John Possum Cullen
Francis Pitter Cullen
Deloris Doe-Doe Cullen
Hugh Whiskers Cunningham
Jimmy Burrhead Cunningham
Bill Cubby Cuthbertson
Tough Cuthbertson
Bob Crow Cutter
Jack Ace Cutter
Gene Howdy Doody Cutter
Billy Gravy Davis
Ossie Dawson
Mary Frances Mamie Dawson
Tom Peezer Dawson
Snakes Densmore
Danny Jaggers Devlin
Harry Crab Devlin
James Deacon Dick
Frank Buz Dilfer
Birdie Dixon
Lefty Donald
Nathaniel Red Dunn
Edward Spike Dunn
Delores Boo Durst
James Cat Durst
Jack Hog Durst
John PegLeg Eagan
Edward Muskie Eagan
Charles Tarkey Eagan
John Donlan Chagan Eagan
Gary Gay Eagan
Ester Dessie Eagan
Pat Discount Eagan
Edward Fish Eisentrout
Aloyisius Teet Fair
Paul Diz/Rire Fair
James Fuzzy Farrell
Monk Fazenbaker
Hon Fazenbaker
Raymond Fazy Fazenbaker
Joke Gallagher
Russell Rucky George
Netty George
Roxy Goodrich
Frank Yellow Horse Graham
Francis Kingfish Grey
Delano ToBo Grey
Carlisle Cally Gray
Graham Rab Gray
Roy Cotton Gray
Tom Tomcat Gray
Frank Mousey Gray
Toots Grimes
Sooky Grimes
Francis Grinny Grimes
John Bozo Gurley
Ova Butch Haggard
Dennis Big Denny Hamilton
Edward Snab Hawkins
Charles Chill Hawkins
Robert Kibbin Hawkins
Charles Bucky Hawkins
Donald Gus Hawkins
Frank Check Hawkins
Forrest Nar Hawkins
Edward EB Hawkins
Richard, Sr. Ned Hawkins
Richard, Jr. Dick Hawkins
William Chick Hawkins
George Peanut Hersick
Paul Waldo Hollern
Jon Dogkiller Hollern
Braxie Holsbury
Jimmy Hicky Hotchkiss
Margaret Snap Hughes
Joseph Frog Hughes
Jack Tadpole Hughes
Francis Tug Hughes
William Duck Hughes
Bill Punt Hunt
Rodney Rock Hyde
George Doggie Ingrodi
Robert Ramrod Ingrodi
Thomas Jess James
Thomas Butchy James
Sam Corncob Jeffries
Delores Puff Jeffries
Joseph Smoke Jeffries
John Bing Jeffries
James Hot Rocks Jeffries
Elmer Little Smoke Jeffries
Harry Bunny Jeffries
Happy Johnson
Joseph Boom Tick Jones
Neil Buckwheat Jones
Elam Elmo Jones
Marshal Butch Jones
Leroy Spike Jones
Paul Jughead Jones
JoRetha Tootie Jones
Danny Big Nig Jones
Al Fonce Kenny
Paul Doc Kenny
Ed Doc Kenny
Tim Jay Kilduff
Carlton Phantom Knippenburg
Earl Creepy Kroll
Edward Father Kroll
Henry Henny Lease
Francis Colonel Lease
Tootie Lease
George Bubbie Llewellyn
Bucky Llewellyn
Irene Toots Llewellyn
Irene Doo-Doo Llewellyn
Allen Oop Llewellyn
Diddy Llewellyn
Bubbles Llewellyn
Robert Lucy Loar
Bruce Spruce Loar
Salem Sale Loar
Eugene Hag Loar
Coon Lutz
Francis Maniac Manley
William Bubby Manley
Jack Irish Manley
Jim Sneaky Manley
James Scoob & Pepper Martin
James Stick McDonald
Jack Ten Second McGeady
Banty McGee
Fibber McGee
John Red Fox McGoye
Francis Casey McGoye
Charles Chaz/Gubba McGowan
James Toad McGowan
Francis Red Oak McGowan
Greg Gook McKinley
Bill Wiff McKinley
John Mickey McMahon
Philip Moon McMahon
Paul Gomer McMahon
James Fugie McMahon
Joseph Squire McMahon
Robert Mac McMillan
Charles Chuck Merbaugh
Di-Do Merbaugh
Gertrude Dutch Merbaugh
Florence Flossie Metz
Joseph Buster Metz
Wayne Buck Metz
Shank Metz
Mike Big Fishes Metz
Marvin Little Fishes Metz
Francis Heepo Meyers
Jim Judge Meyers
Freddie Judge Meyers
BoBo Miller
Bonie Miller
George Snow Miller
John Hicksie Mills
Bill Wink Mills
Junior Junie Mills
Larry check Mills
Paula Herc Mills
Froozie Monahan
Jokie Monahan
Mike Two Pints Monahan
William Bumper Moore
William Goat Morgan
Charles Horse Morgan
Butch Morgan
Bill Shotgun Muir
James Jimbo Muir
Hugh Shitner Muir
William Bylo Murray
Noreen Neen Murray
John,Jr. Judge Myers
Gus Myers
Pat Dempsey O’Brien
Bill Lefty O’Brien
Jack Peanut O’Brien
Dan Milo O’Brien
Ike Manager O’Rourke
Hugh Boatsman O’Rourke
James Spot O’Rourke
Patrick Stump O’Rourke
William Scotty Orr
Delores Boots Orr
Billy Boo Orr
Janet Bootsie Orr
John Joke Ort
Harry Stoney Popalo
Charles Chill Popalo
charles Mace Preston
Jack Pudd Quinn
Jimmy Poo Ravenscroft
Walter Nooks Ravenscroft
Ralph Tabby Ravenscroft
Lulu Belle Ravenscroft
Garland GoodBall Ravenscroft
Wilson Babe Ravenscroft
John Big Foot Ravenscroft
Jimmy Scurvie Ravenscroft
Tommy Lou Lou Ravenscroft
Harold Mutt Rayner
Dave Black Cat Rayner
Robert Piggy Rayner
William Ace Rayner
Cub Rayner
Ellis Bump Rayner
Jiggs Reatalic
Ronnie Rainbow Rennie
Raymond Oscar Ricker
James Little Oss Ricker
John Bob Ricker
Elmer Domie Robertson
Francis Slug Robertson
George Honk Robertson
Charles Woosie Robertson
Melvin Hon Robertson
Joseph Ginger Robertson
J. Gorman Crusoe Robertson
John Bub Robertson
Harry Cinnamon Robertson
Felix Diver Robertson
Phyllis Fud Robertson
Ann Rox Robertson
Raymond Dee Robertson
Frank Dukes Robertson
Wilbert Gip Roberson
William Honk Robertson
Diddy Robinson
George Boogs Rigish
John Shooky Rogish
John Rusty Ryan
Joe Rusty Ryan
Harry Ben Bush Salada
Cokie Schell
Dale Sticks Schurg
Carl Tobagan Toby Schurg
William Gossie Shearer
Jimmy Weasel Shearer
Dave Brush Shearer
Marshall Mose Shearer
George Big Chew Shearer
Leroy Bud Shearer
John Jerdy Shearer
Bill Boobie Simpson
Suitcase Simpson
Gary Vada Simpson
Henry Hen Spiker
Jim Walnut Spiker
Peter Spigot Spiker
Joseph Druddles Spiker
Henry,Jr. Peck Spiker
Everett EB Spiker
James Champ Spiker
Diana Lady Di Spiker
Ruthie Poke Spiker
Gene Paul Peaser Stakem
Pat Bacon Stakem
James Buckshot Stakem
Isaac Ike Stakem
Joseph Pucks Stakem
James Beef Stakem
Paul Jersey Stakem
John Slug Stakem
Carol Cee Stakem
Vernon Vee Stakem
Clement Clem Stakem
Pat Cow Stakem
Patty PJ Stakem
Mary K. Steer Stakem
Dana Dink Stakem
Rick Spock Steiding
William Big Bill Stevenson
Henry Hens/Fats Stevenson
Bobbby Lee Meatball Stevenson
Wilbert Hiney Stevenson
Mary N. Kitten Sulser
Danny Tucker Thomas
Helen Sissy Thompson
Myles Buddy Thompson
Paul, Jr. Bubbles Thompson
Eleanor CheeChee Thompson
Francis Frinkie Thompson
Mimi Thrasher
Toots Thrasher
Lorraine Spain Thrasher
Raymond Clint Thrasher
Raymond Squab Thrasher
James, Sr. &Jr. Bull Thrasher
Leroy Bussie Thrasher
Donald Duck Thrasher
Ernie Squirrel Thrasher
Audora Dory Tighe
William Gumleg Truly
Edward Sap Truly
Bill Useless Ultis
Adolph Sox Wagus
Terry Wiggly Wamsley
Mike Snag Warnick
William Ruck Warnick
Billy Yella Warnick
James Edward Crud Williams
Dale Mouse Williams
Joe Onslo Wilson
Woodrow Woodie Wilson
George Hack Wilson
Ronnie Antler Wilson
Bobby Whip wilson
Gladys Dreamy Winners
Arthur Artie Winners
David Dibbie Winners
Terry Terrible Winners
George Big George Winners
George JR Winners
Mike Rabbit Winners
Charles Sauce Winters
Mary Sis Winters
William Screw Cut Winters
Picnic Bill winters
Francis Tarzan Woods
James Skitters Woods
Eddie Yuggin Woods
Crow Yates
Anastasia Stace Youngblood
Paul Youngin Youngblood
Harry Eenie Youngblood
Yonker Youngblood

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