Re: jri-pl digest: September 19, 2002 #poland


Fbussgang@...
 

In a message dated 9/20/02 4:11:41 AM, jri-pl@lyris.jewishgen.org writes:

<< WOLFUSSOWNA- photo >>

The suffix "owna" simply means unmarried woman, so this refers to Miss
Wolfuss. If it had been Wolfussowa, it would have been Mrs. Wolfuss.

Fay Bussgang
Lexington, MA

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