Hungary SIG #Hungary Re: Goldsteins, Schonfelds, Berliners #hungary


moishe@langsam.com <moishe@...>
 

Dear Group (and especially Melody, Touvia & Hallie),

This tree seems to have a connection to my research. The
name Chana Mindel was the name of the wife of the Bnei
Yissoschur, R' Hersh Mylech SPIRA (1783 - 1841). They had a
son-in-law named Moshe Schonfeld (1810 - c.1883). It would
seem that your Moshe Schonfeld, born before 1883 (much
before), would not be >from this line, based on common
Ashkenazik naming caonventions of not naming after living
ancestors.

Perhaps, these Schonfleds in your tree were related to the
Schonfelds in my tree. Perhaps further, someone in this
line DID in fact marry into the Bnei Yissochur line
(indicated by the existence of the Chana Mindel name in
your tree), but just not >from the line of Sara Spira
married to Moshe Schonfeld (1810 - c.1883). The Bnei
Yissoschur had 7 known children (see the page at:
http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Miller/spira/spira.htm
for more detail). Maybe your line married into one of the
other six lines.

Your thoughts would be welcome.

Moishe Miller
moishe@langsam.com
Brooklyn, NY
On Sat, 21 May 2005 12:25:15 -0700
Hallie Feldman <hallie@twincreeks.net> wrote:
I put a tree >from 1991 on my personal webpage.

If you go to www/twincreeks.net/gallery

under Hallie's albums, there is one marked genealogy.

In the genealogy album, the first three pages are
pictures. Pages 4 and 5 are a tree which Touvia
Goldstein made in 1991. It has birth and death dates and
other information I am not finding elsewhere.

It includes information on the siblings of Moishe
Schonfeld.

Thanks,
Hallie Feldman

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