Re: Jews employed by the Czars #russia


Jules Levin
 

Depends when they served.  By the 1870s it was possible to provide
services to nobility without conversion, although they may have been
invited to convert.  They needed the courage to say no, then they were
hired anyway...

Jules Levin


On 10/14/2020 7:14 AM, luc.radu via groups.jewishgen.org wrote:
I take that by "employed by the Czar" you mean  DIRECTLY employed.
There are such cases but all those Jews were practicing the Russian
Orthodox faith.

Luc Radu
Great Neck, NY

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