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    Correct plural for a family name.

    In the following two sentences which is the correct way to write the plural of Finch. This is a name, not a bird.

    Have you enjoyed sitting at the Finch's? I have heard there is an ongoing investigation concerning the Finches.

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    Re: Correct plural for a family name.

    Quote Originally Posted by candmsnan View Post
    In the following two sentences which is the correct way to write the plural of Finch. This is a name, not a bird.

    Have you enjoyed sitting at the Finch's? I have heard there is an ongoing investigation concerning the Finches.
    In your first example, you are looking for the possessive form of a plural proper name. That is Finches'. Your second is correct.

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