An ancestral family, which originated (as far as I am aware)
in Moravia and moved to Vienna c. mid 1800's, bears the
I know this means needle or nail in German. Can anyone
speculate (a big ask, I know) how this name might have
Trade name, nail maker? Any suggestions?
Perth, Western Australia
NOWAK; Moravia, Austria, USA and the world: EISINGER;
Moravia, Vienna, USA and the world
NAGEL; Moravia, Vienna, New York: FINKELSTEIN; Galicia,
WORTMANN; Slovakia, USA: KRAUTERBLUTH; Poland, ?