In a message dated 2/27/02 9:31:08 PM, email@example.com writes:
Carol, it is possible that somewhere along the male line, someone in an
earlier generation was adopted or part of the male line descended >from the
mother's first marriage. I would still be amazed if the families were not
connected somehow. Too many coincidences!
<< We are still left with the mystery of how such an unusual surname came to
be in two Jewish families......but that's a matter of conjecture since
there are no records on a surname designation. I guess we can play with
that one for a long time to come.
Laguna Woods, CA
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