JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Punya surname #general
Ruth Hyman <ruth.hyman@...>
According to Alexander Beider (Russian Empire), the name Punya was common in
Bialystok and Bielsk and is related to the name, Pun, which derives >from a town
called Puni in the Troki district (common in Tel'shi, Shavli, Riga, Zhitomir).
Rockville Centre, NY