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Levin Family From Grodno Guberniya

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This Project is to try and establish descendants of The Levin Family from Grodno, Gubernia.

Surnames include Levin, Levine, Lew, Lev, HaLevi, Lewin, Levy and many other related families...

http://www.jewishgen.org/belarus/grodno/towns.htm

http://www.jewishgen.org/belarus/info_history_of_grodno.htm

Levin Name Meaning Jewish (mainly from Lithuania and Belarus): Slavicized form of Levy.Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: from the personal name Levin, which was also used by German Christians as a derivative of Liebwin. As a Jewish name it sometimes represents a pet form of western Yiddish ‘lion’ (see Loewe 2).Russian: patronymic of Lëva, a pet form of the personal name Lev + the Russian possessive suffix -in.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Help is requested in getting this group off the ground...