Re: People using maternal surname instead of father's name #names


murphy8@...
 

Sometimes a father was not listed on birth records in order to avoid being identified and then  conscripted into the military.  Hope this helps.
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Robin August, Ph.D.
Ogus/August, Weinberger, Rottenberg, Mathus, Sobel/Szobel, Schreiber, Konov(w)er, Levy,

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