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gandmbc@...
 

I have a Jewish ancestor - my 3 x great-grandmother. Am I able to call myself Jewish?

rv Kaplan
 

Depends on what side this is.  Orthodox definition of Jewish status is being the child of a Jewish mother, or by conversion.
 
Harvey Kaplan
Glasgow, Scotland 

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On Fri, 22 Nov 2019 at 14:00, gandmbc via Groups.Jewishgen.Org <gandmbc=yahoo.co.uk@...> wrote:
I have a Jewish ancestor - my 3 x great-grandmother. Am I able to call myself Jewish?