Carla Montie <swim_mimi@...>
A very big thank you to all those >from both the French and German SIGs who
answered my first posting. I think I managed to answer all of you and there
My knowledge of the of the twists and turns of searching for ancestors has
been greatly enhanced and I have also 'met' fascinating, generous, and very
helpful individuals as a result.
With the various suggestions which I have received and offers of assistance,
I hope to continue scaling the wall and ultimately find the origin of my
family's chosen/decreed name. I know with certainty I would not be able to
do this without all who responded so quickly.
I will close with a short story which a member sent to me with permission to
quote in the GerSIG Forum:
"".. I have a 3rd cousin once removed who's 1/4 Jewish. Because her mother was
Sincere and heartfelt thanks,1/2 Jewish, she wasn't deported, etc., but she was barred >from having a
Carla Montie USA