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  • Univ.-Prof. Alois Pick (1859 - 1945)
    Jewish Encyclopedia : Alois Pick , Austrian physician, medical author, and dramatist; born at Karolinenthal, near Prague, Bohemia, Oct. 15, 1859. He studied medicine at the universities of Prague and V...
  • Brauna Horowitz (deceased)
    כתובות בית הכעלמין היהודי בפראג דף 121
  • Elisabeth Else Pick (1871 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Pick, Elisabeth Else geborene Markus geboren am 07. April 1871 in Mainz / - / Hessen wohnhaft in Dresden Todesdatum: 27. Januar 1942 Todesort: Dresden Sch...
  • Else Manheim (1886 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Manheim, Else geborene Pick geboren am 20.März 1886 in Rawitsch (poln. Rawicz) / - / Posen wohnhaft in Liegnitz Deportation: April 1942, unbekannter Depor...
  • Emma Erna Pick (1896 - 1944)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Pick, Emma Erna geborene Baum geboren am 16.April 1896 in Stuttgart / - / Württemberg wohnhaft in Stuttgart Emigration: 1936, Tschechoslowakei (CSR) D...

About the Pick surname

The surname has three ancestral areas I know of for sure, and possibly a fourth one, each in a different area.

1. A Jewish surname in the area near the mutual borders of Poland, the Czech Republic and Germany, in parts now mainly Polish, in Silesia.

2. A German, mainly Lutheran surname, centered around the coast of the North sea.

3. An English surname, thought to be a variant of Peck, mainly Methodists.

4. A distortion of sefardic Pico, originally from Catalonia, Spain (conjectural, I have seen no proof).