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”

http://www.mechon-mamre.org/p/pt/pt0201.htm (Hebrew against English text).

Ella Barkan
Tel-Aviv

Researching:
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