JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Odessa surnames #general


I am looking for several surnames. My father's father was >from Odessa when
they came to New York the surname was SPIELER. I was told in Odessa it was a
different surname. How can I research this? I am also looking for my father's
mother's family. They also came >from Odessa and their last name was
FASTOFSKY. I am looking for my mother's father's family the last name is
I am not sure where they came >from I think it was Belarus. I am also looking
for my mother's mother's family the last name was BERGER but I am not sure
where they came from.
Thankyou Tamar Hollander
_matzoball48@aol.com_ (

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