Joan Parker <joanparker@...>
I, for one, would love to know and learn more about it. My paternal grandmother's
last name is WINOGRAD (and there are many other WINOGRADs out there..none related)
but she comes >from Winograd and used that name as their last name.
Immediate Past President
JGS of Greater Miami, Inc.
Searching: GOLDBERG, GOODSTEIN, BERGER-Plock, Poland/Russia and Brooklyn, NY;
PINKUS, WINOGRAD, ROSEN-Brest, Litovsk; Grodno, Russia maybe Odessa, Ukraine,
Bronx and Brooklyn, NY;
GELFAND, YEHUDIS, KATZ-Minsk, Bronx, NY, Miami and Miami Beach, FL.
One solution seems to be to adopt the system common in the Prussian Empire*snip*
For example, Moshe, whose father was Yaakov ben Yehezkel, would have the