I have just adopted the name of
Rebecca Cardozo-Gomes de Mesquita 1-11-1886, 55 jaar
Despite the coincidences we are not related. My grandmother was a Cardozo and my grandfather a Mendes Gomes. Out of curiosity I’ve searched my surname and voilà!
This is a beautiful initiative and should be a reminder of the horrors of genocide, which are still common practice in our planet.
Eliane C. Gomes (a Brazilian-Dutch national)