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Re: Does anyone know why Theis became Theiss
Posted by: Linda Theis (ID *****9047) Date: May 19, 2002 at 17:00:42
In Reply to: Does anyone know why Theis became Theiss by Gary Theiss of 196

My late father-in-law came to Canada in 1948. He was with his mother, Christina Theiss. My husband says his Dad dropped the extra "s" so he'd not be mixed up with his mother. Everyone has their reasons......His family came from a village outside Arad, "Vizejdia". Anyone else out there from here?


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