FW: Need suggestions for alternative surname for HOFFMAN on an 1850's passenger lis #general


Eric Svirskis
 

Dear David,

Longshot (but if all else fails ...): Have you thought of mistyping or
transcribing errors? G & H are close together (if typed) so maybe (for
example) Goffman ... in some old documents handwritten F was taken for S so
it may be worth trying Gossman, Gussman, etc.

Good luck!

Eric Svirskis, Melbourne, Australia.
svire@melbpc.org.au
Interested in: FLEXER, GANTOVNIK, OKUN, MUSZKATBLAT, SRAGOWITZ, SVIRSKIS or
SWIRSKY (Panevesz/Panecevysz), & ZILBERMAN (Widze/Vidzy).

-----Original Message-----
From: BRENERDA@aol.com [mailto:BRENERDA@aol.com]
I am stumped on this one and have been doing this for 30 years. Even with
the additions of 60 million names on a major online database, I still
can't find the arrival of the following. I have tried all the logical
variations on the HOFFMAN surname
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