Where the name SALMONY comes from

The oldest known reference to a Salmony ancestor is Moses = Moyses Salomon of Camberg 1641:

He is at the top of our worldwide Salmony family tree:

First record of ancestors adopting the name Sal(o)mony (when the Jews were not allowed to keep their old Hebrew names):

Then they had to learn to sign with their new names in 18th century:

In 1849 it is documented that the less educated and less religious they were – they richer they were:

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How to pronounce Salmony:

 

What rhymes with Salmony

Other namesakes and full family tree on request

e.g. “Isabel de Mayrand y el Conde de (count of) Salmony” by Vicente López, painter of kings and queens and of Goya as seen in the Prado:

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