JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen *Re: Austria Hungary #general


Tom Venetianer <tom.vene@...>
 

First a note: please be careful in spelling names and locations in the
Austro-Hungarian empire. The *diacritics* are very important for a reliable
search. For example, Surte could be Su:rte with an umlaut on the 'u' and
this makes quite a difference in searching gazetteers and similar sources.

Now to the question

Szatmar (with an acute accent on the second a - Szatma'r) is today in
Romania and called Satu Mare. I couldn't find Surte.

Regards,
Tom Venetianer

Anna Salamonowitz was >from Surte Austria

| Hungary and Morris Meirwitz came >from Sztmar Austria Hungary.
| Judy Aiello

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