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Segel- name or title #names


zionsharav
 

The name "Segel" is said to have also been an honorific sometimes added
to surnames of rabbinical-levitical families.
Is anyone aware of the tradition surrounding the use of it?
-Ari Dale


Susan&David
 


See: 
https://www.segal.org/name/index.html

David Rosen
Boston, MA



On 9/20/2020 12:55 AM, zionsharav wrote:
The name "Segel" is said to have also been an honorific sometimes added
to surnames of rabbinical-levitical families.
Is anyone aware of the tradition surrounding the use of it?
-Ari Dale


Terry Ashton
 

My maternal great grandfather was Leib Segalovich from Vilna who became Lewis Segal once he arrived in the UK by 1891.

 

Ms Terry Ashton, Australia

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