In Chinese, most characters are associated with a single Chinese syllable.
If cost is no problem, I can recommend a better test. There are quite a few handwriting and its meanings of surnames sites with a general introduction to the subject of genetic genealogy, for example [ wiki ], [ Genographic ],and [ FTDNA ]. I have a separate web page about this: DNA may not verify Genealogy records because of non paternal events [ NPE ], such as adoptions, illegitimacies, cuckoldry, etc.
My findings so far A Gwozdz third cousin of mine is my closest Y-DNA match which at least verifies our immediate genealogy.
I found records for this family living in a village in Poland only 20 miles away from the village of my Gwozdz ancestor. Our common male line ancestor may have lived to 1, years ago. F ormat and Contents This Gwozdz web document is arranged as a series of topics about the name Gwozdz.
It is arranged to be read in order. The style is a quick simple introduction first. Details, data, and references come later. Click on the links for detailed information if you do not want to read in order.
Use the links to find something you read last time you were here. Most of the links jump around in this document. Those links that leave out onto the web are marked with [ brackets ].
This is not an introduction to genealogy, so here is a link to a very simple introduction to [ genealogy ]. I allowed myself to get very speculative toward the end of this long web document. I separated the speculation to the end, so that you do not doubt the quality of the research that went into the bulk of this document.
That means there is a lot of repetition, where I return to topics for more speculative discussions toward the end. If you save this web page on your computer, then open it using Word instead of your browser, you can use the bookmark links as an alphabetical index.
There are no family trees in this document. I have done quite a bit of genealogy research about my Gwozdz ancestors. If you are looking for your Gwozdz late 19th century ancestors, my data is unlikely to be of help to you. I concentrate on the oldest records, mostly before If you have traced your family back tothen you know which microfilm has them and you do not need my help.
Tell me about your results, however, so I can add your parish to my list of Gwozdz parishes below. If your ancestors come from a parish within 50 km of Wadowice Gornethen you should contact me. I might have some information that helps. Maybe we can work together in a search for a common ancestor.
P olish Names There are a number of good [ books ] on Polish family names.
Most large libraries have at least one of these books. For an introductory book in English, I recommend the [ book by Hoffman ]. More advanced name books written in Polish are discussed below.
The [ RootsWeb ] site has more information and links concerning Polish names. Books do not tell you when and where particular Polish names originated.
Some noble names are exceptions, with well documented history.See also about biblical names. ignore name meanings: keywords from the name meanings are ignored. In the Old Testament Book of Daniel Belshazzar is the last king of Babylon who sees the mystical handwriting on the wall, which is interpreted by Daniel to portend the end of the empire.
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