Re: How Weird Are We? #general

Madeleine Isenberg

Adding to what everyone else has posted, sometimes it just takes years to find people or for them to find you.  The late Stephanie WIENER and I met via Family Finder and she told me my great-grandfather, Isak GOLDMAN, had 4 sisters who had emigrated to the USA.  This was a complete surprise since no one in my GOLDMAN descendants knew anything about this.

I won't delve into other finds and other still unsolved mysteries, but again -- sometimes you have to just live long enough to either find the answers yourself or have someone else contact you.

In the meantime, I do what I can to help others, especially if they had family in the towns for which I created 6 KehilaLinks sites.  Then, I ask them for stories and photos of their families to make those available to other researchers.

If you haven't considered creating a KehilaLinks site for one that doesn't yet exist, I recommend that action.

Yes, we are weird!
Madeleine Isenberg
Beverly Hills, CA
Researching: GOLDMAN, STEINER, LANGER, GLÜCKSMAN, STOTTER in various parts of Galicia, Poland
(Nowy Targ, Nowy Sanz, Wachsmund, Dembno, Lapuszna, Krakow, Ochotnica) who migrated into Kezmarok or
nearby towns in northern Slovakia and Czech Republic (i.e., those who lived/had businesses in Moravska Ostrava);
GOLDSTEIN in Sena or Szina, Szkaros and Kosice, Slovakia; Tolcsva and Tokaj, Hungary.
GOLDBERG, TARNOWSKI in Chmielnik and KHANISHKEVITCH in Kielce, Poland

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