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Submitted by Brian Chernin

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - Russian
Approval Date: 5/18/2014 5:56 PM
Family Surname:
Country: Poland
Town: Siedliszcze
Date of Image: 1875
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Can anybody tell me the name that appears in this document? I know it starts with Rukhel, but do not know what follows. Please, any help would be extremely valuable.

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5/18/2014 11:50 PM It's hard to read but looks like "nee Dvishlja". I am only sure that the name starts with "Dv".
5/19/2014 1:59 AM I begin with a remark : it is not quite convenient to submit just one line of a text, because to decipher an old text you must find what are the particularities of the hand writing of that writer. There are, for instance, three or four ways of hand writing some letters, what's more some writers are more or less precisde in their script.

As for your line :
- judging by the writing of the second word, the first one would rather be Ruzhli (which may be the genitive of the given name Ruzhel)
- the second word is the classical "urozhdënnoj" (genitive of "urozhdënnaja"), means " born " : indicates that the word that follows if the maiden family name of the wife of the father (your line is certainly an extract from a birth act)
the two first words are at the genitive case because they follow certainly the classical formula : "born from his legitimate wife etc.."
- and the last name, the maiden family name of the wife, seems to me Dveshmo (a family name ending with an o, which is rather frequent in Poland even among Jews.)
5/19/2014 2:03 AM Read in my previous name : "Ruzhli, i.e. the genitive form or the given name Ruzhl'a".
5/19/2014 11:39 AM Better to see a whole document... need look at the letters "k" and "m". Possibly Дышко: Dyszko or Dyshko...
5/19/2014 12:11 PM Ruchla DYSZMO
5/23/2014 2:19 AM Dvilmo?

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