JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: What's a "Huijs Zitten Huijs" in Dutch? #general


Harold Rabbie
 

Alan,

A Huiszittenhuis was a charitable institution responsible
for assisting widows and orphans, similar to an orphanage or hospice.

Zvi

"Alan Barber" <alan_news@barberhome.com> wrote
Just beyond the Ashkenazi structure on the left is an imposing building
described in the caption as "Huijs Zitten Huijs."

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