JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Middle Name: Hazanoah #general

Nick <tulse04-news@...>

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On my Great Grandmother's grave her middle name is listed Chazanoah or
Hazanoah. She came to America >from Talsen Courland in 1891. Her family
seems to have roots >from Lithuania, Kovno Province.

Does this mean daughter of a cantor? If so would someone be called that if
they were not a daughter of a cantor? What other information do you have
about this name? What would be its origins?

Oracle, prophetess

Nick Landau
London, UK

COHNREICH (Anklam, Germany Krajenka, Poland) ATLAS (Wielkie Oczy (near
Lvov/Lemberg), Poland)
WECHSLER(Schwabach, Germany) KOHN (Wallerstein and Kleinerdlingen,Germany)
LANDAU/FREDKIN(Gomel, Mogilev, Belarus)

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