On Feb 15, 12:51pm, Thomas J. Delaney III wrote:
> area in southwestern Poland called Galicia, where my greatgrandfather was from
> Does this region have any connection with the Gallic peoples as well? I suppo
I don't know what if any connection Galicia has with the Celts, or
how the name originated, but I believe there was a German
general of WW I from that area named "Mackensen" who used
to jokingly claim he was descended from the ancient Gaulish
inhabitants of the area because of his peculiar name.