Re: Family POP #general


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In a message dated 9/18/2002 9:26:50 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
ramon@planet.nl writes:

<< Does anybody have information about family POP in the netherlands and
partly in Germany >>

==In some cases the name points to a former residence in the city of
FrankFurt on the Main river in Germany, an important Jewish center, which
was abbreviated in Hebrew as Phe"Pheh, [sounded out as Pap or Pop]. The
Popper family of Bohemia (assumed by many to hail >from Frankfurt), were
leaders of the Jewish community and acted as agents for the government

Michael Bernet, New York <mBernet@aol.com>

WOLFF (Pfungstadt, Frankfurt/M, Koenigsberg, Amsterdam, N.Carolina);
BERNET, BERNERT, JONDORF(Frensdorf, Bamberg, Nurnberg); FEUCHTWANGER
(Schwabach, Hagenbach & Fuerth); KONIGSHOFER (anywhere); BERG, WOLF(F),
(Demmelsdorf & Zeckendorf); Shim`on GUTENSTEIN (Bad Homburg ca 1760);
FRENSDORF/ER (anywhere); MAINZER (Lorsch); anyone in Ermreuth or Floss;
GOLDSCHMIDT (B. Homburg, Hessdorf). ALTMANN (Silesia); TIMMENDORFER

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