Re: Weitman in Tschernowitz

From: Bruce Reisch <>
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2003 11:57:54 -0500


You might continue to look for more corroborating evidence, but I
truly think you are on the right track. I have seen the spelling
"Tschernowitz" before, and in Rumania from 1918 onward, it refers to
Czernowitz, Cernauti, Chernovtsy, what is now Chernivtsi, Ukraine.

There was also a Weitmann in Sadagora in 1912 - see:

Welcome to the group!


At 23:11 +0100 1/14/03, Anna Weitman wrote:

>Fischel Weitman had stayed or lived in a place called Tschernowitz,
>Rumania and that he lived in Israel in the 60's.


>This information has led me to believe that my grandfather might
>have been refering to Czernowitz, Rumania.
>Any ideas or information out there ?
>Best Regards/Anna Weitman, Sweden

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