Re: Family name WIEZEL/WIZEL #general


Marla Waltman Daschko <waltman@...>
 

shimonoz wrote:

Hello! > Why a husband will adopt his wife maiden name?
In my family's case, my paternal grandfather (surname SPECTOR) took his
future mother-in-law's maiden name as a way to ensure his entry into
Canada in 1927. He needed to be sponsored by a relative so he chose to
portray himself as his future mother-in-law's youngest brother. After
he entered Canada he revised it slightly (VOLTMAN to WALTMAN) and
married my grandmother!

Marla Waltman Daschko
Nepean, Ontario, Canada

Researching:
BEGLER-BEIGLER-BIGLER (Zhabokrich, Kryzhopol - Ukraine)
KRAVCHEK - KRAWCZYK - KRAFT (Zhabokrich, Kryzhopol - Ukraine)
LEWKOWICZ (Piotrkow Trybunalski - Poland)
ORGANEK (Lagow - Poland)
SPECTOR - SPEKTER (Zhabokrich, Kryzhopol, Odessa - Ukraine)
USZEROWICZ - ASH (Piotrkow Trybunalski, Lodz - Poland)
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