JRI Poland #Poland Polish First Names #poland


Daniel Kazez <dkazez@...>
 

After studying the directory of the Lodz ghetto for several
hours, I have come across several names that appear to be
connected to my own family tree. Can anyone tell me what
would be the closest English equivalent for each of these?

Adela
Alta Nacha
Beresz
Elka
Joel Icek
Laja
Lazar
Marjem
Mendel
Mindla
Osip
Rywka
Szaja
Yankel

Dan Kazez

researching:

Sephardic--KAZEZ, ALHADEFF, FRESKO
Ashkenazic--OBERMAN, TALMAN, LISS, KEIFER

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Daniel Kazez, Associate Professor of Music
Wittenberg University
Springfield, Ohio 45501-0720 USA

kazez@wittenberg.edu
http://www.cello.org/cnc/kazez.htm
http://www.cello.org/cnc/jewish.htm

tel: 937-327-7354
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