Cross-border names can be mysterious. My some of my HYMOVITCHtoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
relatives in Montreal moved to New York. They immediately became
HYMOWITZ. I have another relative whose name was PEDVESOTZKY (or some
variation) which they shortened to PEDVIS. They then moved to Chicago
and went by the name SOTZKY.
I have never been able to figure out why!
At 2021-03-23 07:29 AM, micheleshari via groups.jewishgen.org wrote:
I think some of the variations in spelling is due to the script used