Come hear a presentation on the science of names by Dr. Donald MacRae Monday, August 11 at 7 p.m at the Einstein Residence Center. Dr. MacRae will include a segment on Sephardic names.
A native of Scotland, Dr. MacRae has a Ph.D. in etymology from the University of Edinburgh, where he spends six months each year as a visiting lecturer. He resides in Sacramento the remainder of the year.
A student of heraldry while a boy, Dr. MacRae assisted the Scottish court in confirming genealogy for grants and arms, using both family and clan histories. He has written several books on the science of names.
Please join us Monday evening for this special program.