Sophie (fwd) #poland


Ernest G Holzmann <eholzman@...>
 

I am forwarding the following query. Please respond to her directly.

Ernest Holzmann

Would anybody know what the Yiddish or Jewish original name for Sophie be?

Dianne Raben
ddrr@flash.net >


BARBARU@...
 

My step-grandmother's name was Sophie and her Yiddish name was Sprintzel. I
do know that when people Americanized their names, they usually took names
that began with the same letters as their Yiddish names.

Barbara Adelman Seidman