Re: Is the first name Marx a shortened version of Mordecai #names


Jules Levin
 

Marks was an established English family name.  A Marks Virginia family
settled in the 17th Century was related to either Lewis or Clark, the
explorers of Louisiana Territory. I am too old and tired to check which
one now. They were not Jewish, despite my hopes. 8-)

Jules Levin


On 7/23/2020 5:28 AM, Jeffrey Knisbacher via groups.jewishgen.org wrote:
Marx occurs as a first name in Bedford, England records of my TISINBOM
family from Botosan, Romania. Presumably from an original Mordecai. 
Jeff Knisbacher, Bradenton, Florida

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