Re: Galicia, Spain & Galicia, Poland #general


<< Is there any relationship between the 2 Galicias? >>

==Actually, in 1966 when the Israeli novelist Shai Agnon (Disclosure--a loose
appendage to my family tree) received the Nobel Price for Literature, the
Swedes reporting correctly that he had been born, as S.J. Czchazchkes in
Galitzia, the New York Times published a dispatch >from its reporter in Madrid
stating categorically that no one in Galicia had ever heard of him <g>.

Michael Bernet, New York

BERNET, BERNAT, BAERNET, BERNERTH etc >from Frensdorf, Bamberg, Nurnberg
KONIGSHOFER: Welbhausen, Konigshofen, Furth
ALTMANN: Kattowitz, Breslau, Poznan, Beuthen--Upper Silesia/Poland
WOLF: Frankfurt (Aron Wolf m. Babette Goldschmidt ca 1855) also in Wurzburg,
also Sali WOLF, Rotterdam

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