Re: Searching GORDON family, Libau -> Londonderry, Ireland c1884 #courland #latvia #general


Molly Staub
 

I suggest that Gordon had been changed from something more Jewish sounding. There was a man in my husband’s grad school class who changed his surname from Goldberg to Colbert before graduation, so his new name would be on the diploma. Look for a birth certificate or early census record.


Happy hunting
Molly Staub
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