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  • Rachel Zisovicz (b. - 1934)
    Malvina Levy is her daughter. However, Rachel and her husband died when Malvina was very young. Malvina was adopted at about 6 1/2 years by Benjamin and Esther Solomon. Additional: Rachel's name in t...
  • Herschel Zisovicz (b. - c.1915)
    Name may have been Moishe, Herschel may have been David and Dobrash's son
  • Esther Solomon (1902 - 1990)
    According to Max Zisovic, the reason Esther immigrated to the US was because she could not get along with her stepmother. Rachel moved out for the same reason.
  • David Zisovicz (1872 - 1944)
  • Max Zisovic (1908 - 2003)
    According to bio given to Shoah Foundation, birth name was Miksa Zisovics. According to interview with Shoah Foundation, mother's name was Malvina, which was probably her Hungarian civil name. Siblin...

Name derived from Yiddish "Zise", a feminine name meaning "sweet". This form of the name seems to have originated in the area from modern-day Slovakia to Subcarpathian Ruthenia. Alternate spellings include Zisovicz, Zisovics, Ziszovics, Ziszovicz, Zisovitz, Zisovits, Zissovitz, and other spellings that include the indicated pronunciations ([zɪsɔvɪts] or [zɪsɔvɪtʃ]).