JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Chaim/Hirschel give name #general
Is the Yiddish given name Hirschel equivalent to the Hebrew name Chaim?
I am trying to determine whether someone who was identified in early 1800s
Kempen, Posen, Prussia, records as Hirschel would have been listed on a late
1800s tombstone as the father of a deceased son in St. Louis, Mo., as Chaim.
Oak Park, Illinois, USA
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