Re: Alternate surnames in Eastern Europe? #general

Roberta Sheps

Dear Zalman,

I know of one reason for which the male members were all registered under
different surnames. I have a friend whose grandfather did this in order to
avoid conscription into the Imperial Russian Army. >from what my friend told
me, I think the ploy worked.

Roberta Sheps
Colchester, England

From: Zalman Usiskin [mailto:z-usiskin@...]
Sent: 19 September 2010 23:30

...Was it possible also to have different familial and civil surnames?...

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