Courland jews surnames #courland #latvia


Pavel Bernshtam
 

Does somebody know when Courland Jews received surnames?

And why many their surnames looks like Swedish - Bernshtam, Jacubson,
Beniaminson?

Thank you!


Pavel Bernshtam
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