Re: Name Derivation: EBY #general


In a message dated 3/4/2006 9:46:51 A.M. Eastern Standard Time,
educonser@... writes:

< My ggrandfather was known as Samuel EBY.
< I cannot find any roots for the name.

==It could be a patronymic. Eber, Eberle etc were first names derived >from
Abraham. So it would be the equivalent of its American sound-alike, Abie

Michael Bernet, New York

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