Stacye Mehard Virginia Studying the Families of Alperovich of Kurenets; Ipp of Kaunas; Krokin / Krokinovsky / Crockin of Crockin of Kaunas and Baltimore and Norfolk, Va; Lewitan of Kobylnik, Dokshits-Dokkshytsy, Lithuania and Belarus; Luloff / Lulow / Lulove of Dokshits-Dokkshytsy and Minsk; Piastunovich of Kurenets & Dokshits-Dokkshytsy; Rapoport of Kaunas; Rosenthal / Roszental of Dokshits-Dokkshytsy; Sass / Zess of Lithuania and Poland; Smigelsky of Grodno and Shenandoah, Pennsylvania This year's commemoration ceremony at Ponar (Paneriai) was held today, attended by government officials, the diplomatic corps, and a sizable crowd of mostly Jewish participants.Ponar is the mass grave site near Vilnius where 100,000 civilians -- around 70,000 of them Jews of Vilna and its environs Litvak SIG is pleased to announce that the Kaunas Family List Project is now complete.is the old Jewish cemetery open to the public, or do private arrangements need to be made in advance to visit? He was born about 1895 in Vilna and naturalized British in 1920, but I don't know when he left for the UK. I am attaching a later photograph of Barnett and his brother Abraham. His daughter Gertrude Persky Levin is now also deceased. However all the connections and addresses are lost now. Reuven Slutskin [email protected] have been searching for info. My Mothers name was Chana, born in David Gorodok, Russia March 18, 1899. Both He and my Grandmother had approx:4 Boys and 5 daughters.
You can thank me for the many hours I put into this project by posting your success stories on Jewish Gen or contributing to the Indura Yizkor Book project on Jewish Gen. Jim Yarin Acton, MA I will be in Belarus in March, 2011, teaching in Minsk for two weeks.Esther is a holocaust survivor who maried Moshe Kremer of Kurenitz ( also a survivor) the Kremer family is related to the Kramer family of the New York area who first brought Chabad to the U.