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From: "Tanya Poirier" <>
Subject: Re: [PolandBorderSurnames-L] Jacob and Jakob
Date: Sun, 27 Dec 1998 07:46:29 -0800


I am no expert here, so feel free to correct me , but my son is named Jakob,
and we were told it was a German form of the name. Even my name book says it
is German when spelled this way.
Tanya Poirier
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Subject: [PolandBorderSurnames-L] Jacob and Jakob

> Hello:
> I had two grandfathers both named Jacob--JACOB SCHADOWSKY and
> JAKOB BASTIAN, Both came from German/Prussia.
> Can anyone tell me if the different spellings give a clue as to the
>background
> of these men? Ruth
>
>
>==== PolandBorderSurnames Mailing List ====
>John's Genealogy Resources on the Internet:
>http://members.aol.com/johnf14246/internet.html
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>List of Family History Centers
>http://www.everton.com/fhcusa.html
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>Polish Sites on the Internet:
>http://www.rootsweb.com/~polwgw/Research.html
>http://www.rootsweb.com/~polwgw/polandgen.html
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>Online Dictionary English to Polish translation:
>http://galaxy.uci.agh.edu.pl/~polak/slownik/
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