Re: Jewish Given Names - Wohamja? #galicia
Peter Jassem <pjassem@...>
While I am sure it is not Wohamja, I am pretty sure this is Nehemja, atoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
Jewish name once used in Poland. If you look closely into the document you
will likely recognize the spelling, unless of course a clerk misspelled it.
I learned >from my Grandfather's Petition for Naturalization that
his given name was Wohamja and not Hyman as I'd been told.