JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen RE: Searching Given Name Shifre #general

Ella Barkan <elbarkan@...>

An addition: The Hebrew name Shifra appears in the Bible, see Exodus,
chapter 1-15:
“And the king of Egypt spoke to the Hebrew midwives, of whom the name
of the one was Shiphrah, and the name of the other Puah” (Hebrew against English text).

Ella Barkan

AVRECH, SABEL (SEBEL)- Lithuania / Liepaja, Riga Latvia / Israel
BLUMENTHAL-Libau, Latvia, >1914 USA
JACOBSON-Libau (Liepaja), Riga, Jekabpils Latvia />1906 Bronx NY, New Jersey USA
TROTIZ- Svenciany, Lithuania / Libau, Riga Latvia / >1938 Paris, France
BARKAN - Latvia, USA, Argentina, Uruguay, Israel