My husband’s grandfather was known as Bennie METTER in Toronto. Family legend is that METTER is a cousin’s name he adopted. His surname was actually BLAGUSHIN or BLAGUCHIN in Babruysk where he was born in 1890.
Does anyone know the name BLAGUCHIN? It is unusual and I wonder about its origin.
Barbara Cohen Freedman
Raleigh North Carolina
CAPLAN YASKIN ABELOVE from ROGACHEV ZHLOBIN BELARUS
SCHWARTZ from BUCAREST ROMANIA
COHEN from RUSSIA