Welcome to my page on language and history!

Lee Hartman, <lhartman [at] siu [dot] edu>

Anthroponomy (names of people)
  • John Smith et al.:  Anomalies in the distribution of the most frequent given names and surnames in the U.S.
  • Truly Wisconsin Surnames:  Some 200 family names that are more numerous in Wisconsin than in any other state

Corpus studies


Phono:  Computer program for testing models
of regular historical sound change
in natural languages—
• Version 2016 (to download):
Phono2017 online