Lithuania SIG #Lithuania Karpel/Cooper #lithuania


Herbert Lazerow
 

You did not provide your reason for thinking that your gf's name in
Russia was Karpel, rather than Cooper. Cooper was not an uncommon name
in the Pale, but spelled the Russian way, Kuper. I believe it is an
occupational name, meaning barrelmaker.

Bert
Herbert Lazerow
Professor and Director, Institute on Int'l & Comparative Law
University of San Diego
lazer@sandiego.edu

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