Re: What would the name "GOLD" be likely to be in Russia (Belarus) in the late 1800s? #general


Sue Clamp <clamp@...>
 

I have some Golds that were originally Goldstein.

Sue Clamp
Cambridgeshire, UK

On 26/03/2012 07:49, Dick & Martha Forsyth wrote:
I'm trying to sort out a family or two of GOLDs - that name used in the
US and in England. But further back than that?? I find myself wondering
if searching for the surname "GOLD" is appropriate. What is likely to be
the original (Russian/Yiddish/Hebrew/whatever would have been used then
around Gomel) form of the name?

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