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German Names: Origins, Meanings and Variations – Members only virtual program
November 5, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Presenter: Richard Haberstroh
This virtual program is for members only. Members will receive an invitation for the program.
This webinar will cover various aspects of German family and given names, and even town names. It will deal with some general background on German personal names, the meanings and structure of surnames, and finish off with tips on how to interpret proper names, including those of towns, in German genealogical documents. The talk will be a blend of history, theory, and practical pointers to aid those diving into historical records.