Re: "His name was changed at Ellis Island" #names
Notice that your story is not about a change wrought by an official; ittoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
was merely personal advice, to be followed, or not, as the arriver
desired. No one is disputing that such events might have taken place.
Perhaps the immigration officer [by the way, half the immigration
officers at our southern border have Hispanic surnames] was himself a
landsman advising a new former countryman.
On 6/26/2020 4:39 AM, David Shapiro wrote:
Perhaps there was a difference between a full name change to a