JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Family name KATZOFF - meaning #general

Percy Mett

I do not know anything about the lumber trade, but a katzoff is a butcher

Perets Mett

On 25 Dec 2018,Yoni Ben-Ari wrote:

Researching the name KATZOFF - with a "kuf" and not a "kaf" we found
that it has to do with people in the lumber trade. Does anyone know of
any other meaning? Origins >from Brest-Litovsk (Brisk).

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