JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: TEDESCO / TEDESCHI #general
Stan Goodman <SPAM_FOILER@...>
On Sun, 27 Nov 2005 14:27:25 UTC, whitehorse777@...
My paternal grandmother parents originated >from Palermo.I have found, onThe name simply means "German" in Italian. Probably the family came to
Central or Southern Italy perceived as Germans, based on their speech
-- although that may have been any German dialect, including Yiddish
or even that spoken in Northern Italy.
Stan Goodman, Qiryat Tiv'on, Israel
NEACHOWICZ/NOACHOWICZ, NEJMAN/NAJMAN, SURALSKI: >from Lomza Gubernia
ISMACH: >from Lomza Gubernia, Galicia, and Ukraina
HERTANU, ABRAMOVICI, LAUER: >from Dorohoi District, Romania
GRISARU, VATARU: >from Iasi, Dorohoi, and Mileanca, Romania
See my interactive family tree (requires Java 1.1.6 or better). the
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