Where did Twain get the name "Huckleberry?"I don't think huckleberries are native to the region in which The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is set. Would the name be an unusual name for a kid back...

Where did Twain get the name "Huckleberry?"

I don't think huckleberries are native to the region in which The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is set. Would the name be an unusual name for a kid back then?

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