Re: Occupation - "Felsher" #belarus


I believe a "Felsher" is more like a pharamacist. A "Felsher" was
knowledgeable in all types of herbal medicines. They were the "country
doctors" in Russia. They served an apprenticeship to learn the various
remedies. I don't believe they performed surgery or "set bones." I hope
this helps.

Beatrice Sager

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