[PW] Uncanonized Saints ...

Jill Weber jilldweber at gmail.com
Sun Feb 19 17:52:13 PST 2017

Off the top of my head, I'd say Polish. Mostly because the iac at the end
makes me think of the iak in Wozniak, which I believe is a Polish name. (I
decided to ignore the final 'l'.)


On Sun, Feb 19, 2017 at 11:17 AM, Peter Zilahy Ingerman, PhD <
pzi at verizon.net> wrote:

> I am (well old enough to be) aware of "St. Wapniacl" as the old mnemonic
> to remember the offices of the President of the United States’ Cabinet. It
> was arranged in order of creation and importance: State, Treasury, War,
> Attorney-General, Postmaster-General, Navy, Interior, Agriculture, Commerce
> and Labor.
> But if "Wapniacl" were an actual surname, what might be the Womb at t's
> conjecture as to its ethnic origin?
> Peter
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