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I think David Rosen may have it! Faigele/Feigele could easily have been written by a non-Jewish clerk as Fikela…
(Yiddish/German words ending in an e are usually pronounced ah — think Porsche….
On Nov 12, 2019, at 2:52 PM, Susan&David <rosens@...
Maybe the clerk was told Faigela and heard it as Fikela
Have you checked the given names database on Jewishgen.org for
suggestions? Also remember that when you look in the US censuses
there were times when Poland did not exist, it was either Russia
(eastern and central) or Germany/Prussia (western). Many people
Americanized their names by using the first letter. I have seen
many instances of the name Sam when the Hebrew/Yiddish name was
not Shmuel. No idea of Filda - could the name have been Tilda?