Re: Some French Jews wish to revert to old names #france
This is an interesting subject indeed but I quote :toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
'There was no legal obligation for them to drop their family names,
but they often were encouraged to do so. '
'encouraged' yes - not 'urged'.
My friends' son 'Varseaux' regained his original 'Warshawsky' name
when he made alyah in Israel...
Eliane Roos Schuhl, Paris, France (>from Alsace)
Cercle de Genealogie Juive www.genealoj.org
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Some French Jews wish to revert to old names