JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Nephew/aunt marriage - ASHKENAZI-TREVES/SHAPIRA #general
All, based on the replies I'm getting, it is apparent that my requesttoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
was not clear. I will try again.
I know that Jewish law allows uncles and nieces to marry and does not
allow aunts and nephews to marry. I wasn't asking if this union was
permitted. I was specifically asking about it since it seemed
impossible to me for this to happen. I'm wondering if anyone has
specific information about this family that would shed light on the
Perhaps the aunt was only a stepsister. Perhaps the son was adopted.
Perhaps the information is wrong. I don't know.
This all happened in the 1300s and I'm not sure of locale, so not even
sure where to start looking for actual documents.
On 8 Aug 2019 Dovie Gelerinter <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
I was tracing my line and ended up at the same place, two different