Posted By:David Wiswar
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Subject:Re: Spelling at the end of Latvian names
Post Date:February 25, 2013 at 12:17:19
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/latvia/messages/2940.html
Forum:Latvia Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/latvia/

Artus:

Thank you for the information you provided in your email. I appreciate the use of examples as they show more about the subject in a context.

The name Kristjan was used by my grandmother, on a U.S. immigration record of inbound passengers, of the person (her father) she and my father were visiting on a return trip to Latvia in 1935. It may have been Anglicized for that purpose.

Are you located in Latvia or the U.S.?

David