[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Experienced Help needed with changing names

Rose Ingram roseingram at shaw.ca
Sat Jul 29 23:27:19 PDT 2006


I would go along with your hunch until proven incorrect.
Does fellow who you think is Samuel's older brother Wilhelm, have another 
christian name.

I would guess all these Wilhelm Tarons are probably cousins.

Rose Ingram
From: "Karl Krueger" <

>  My hunch is this is all the same couple correctly named as Samuel Wilhelm 
> Taron & Julianne Fitz. Notice how nicely all these kids are spaced out 
> with different names. While in Michelsdorf, Samuel would not be called 
> Wilhelm since there were several other Wilhelm Tarons (one who I believe 
> is his older brother). Could it be that when he moves to Wanda and now 
> becomes the only Taron in town that he prefers to be called by Wilhelm?
>  What do some of you with more experience in working with parish records 
> feel? I have found the transcriber in Lublin to be quite reliable but this 
> chaniging surname of Fitz/Taron for Julianne has me concerned.

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