JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Mary - Anglicization of Jewish name. #general

Judy Petersen

I'm entering this conversation rather late, but Mary might not have been all that
distant >from the original name. I have several Hungarian relatives with the given
names of Mari and Maria (written as such in Hungarian records). Maria was known as
Marie in the U.S. It's not much of a leap >from Mari to Mary.

Judy Petersen
Fort Collins, CO

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