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by Sandy
Sun Apr 07, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

by Sandy
Fri Apr 05, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

I have found several Jewish surnames in my family tree and names that were mentioned in a couple of your books. Miller, Cooper. Green, Greene, Bruce, Davis, Davidson, Evans, Summers. Stevens, Matthews, Stewart, Johnson, Jobson, Andrews, Foster, Fisher, Fish, Jordon, Mullins, Robinson, Mortimer, Gree...
by Sandy
Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

I am sorry I keep posting so much here but I am so excited. I just purchased all 3 of the books, When Scotland was Jewish, Early Jews and Muslims of England and Wales, and Jews and Muslims in British Colony America. I only read just a little bit today in Early Jews and Muslims of England and Wales. ...
by Sandy
Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

I just glanced through your surname list and just at a glance I see several surnames that are in my family tree. Thank you.
by Sandy
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

Donald, I just purchased your book "When Scotland was Jewish" I have only read a few pages but I want to say that Malcolm and Margaret are my very distant grandparents. I am more closely related to their daughter Matilda who married King Henry the 1st, according to my family tree. I am so ...
by Sandy
Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

I have not yet purchased your surname book so there could be more that I don't recognize in my family tree that are possible Jewish surnames.
by Sandy
Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

And Davis meaning Son of David.
by Sandy
Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

My Great-grandmother way back was Jone Davis. I looked up the name Jone and it said "Hebrew for gift of God." I have a friend Lyndsey who is reading your book on "When Scotland was Jewish" and she said there is something in the book about A Royal Line by the name of Stewart that ...
by Sandy
Fri Mar 01, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

I just found a great-grandmother by the maiden name Davis also but it is 9 generations back.
by Sandy
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jewish Surname index
Replies: 20
Views: 29301

Re: Jewish Surname index

My Jewish ancestry according to my report was low to moderate although Susan Levin said it is most likely closer to moderate since I had 3 Jewish Markers and my Meg population Jewish was #11. I have been looking for possible Jewish surnames in my family tree. I have a 2nd great-grandmother with the ...

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