I will be teaching a class (fee-based) on the following topic, on Wednesday, October 7, at 5:00 PM New York time.
Jewish Research Basics 2 - What's in a Name?
October 7, 2020
Introduction to Jewish naming practices and how names changed when coming to English-speaking lands. We will touch on the "Ellis Island myth" and explore how to find an ancestor's "original" name through records research, including naturalization records, gravestones and ship records.You can find information on upcoming classes and registration here: https://www.moritzresearch.com/virtual-classes/upcoming-classes/
Please let me know if you have any questions.
Michael Moritz (info@...)
Note while I am Co-Director of Romanian Research for JewishGen, this is not affiliated with JewishGen.