JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Gerymter #general


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In a message dated 8/10/2008 10:06:24 P.M. Central Daylight Time,
_neil@... (mailto:neil@...) writes:
<< Does anyone know what this word in either Polish or German civil records
means - sounds/looks like Gerymter - is it a profession or surname or what?

==I'm thinking "a tenant renting a room," in American Yiddish? Better yet,
"a famous person" [German "geruehmter]. Still better, a famous person who
rented a room? e.g. Chaim Weizman in Pfungstadt, or S.Y. Agnon in Bad
Homburg

Michael Bernet, New York
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