Includes the names of more than 9,000
Lithuanian Jews - extracted from Lithuanian newspapers (lists mostly
from the Province of Kovno, State of Douma) from the years 1850
to 1910. Database compiled and maintained by
Aleksandrs Feigmanis email@example.com
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shows Abram Gurvits listed twice once as Abram Gurvitz - 48
and then Abram Gurvitz - 57. That he is listed
twice means there are two articles that contain his
name. The numbers 48 and 57 are for my reference.
Here is information
extracted from those two articles:
Abram son of Jossel
Gurvitz was owner of the house in Kaunas in 4th quarter of
the town on Moskovskaya street. He is mentioned in the list
of electors in the State Douma (Russian Parliament) in 1907,
published in the supplement to newspaper "Kovenskiye
gubernskije vedomosti" # 50, 1907.
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Meilachovitch Berka- 35 - In
1859 on the page 198 of the newspaper "Kovenskije
gubernskije vedomosti" published the Kovno District Court call the heirs of
a Jew Berka son of Leib Meilachovitch to take
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copy of the original entry.
Kor Zelman-12 - The draft commission
of Telz District was searching for the conscript Zelman,
son of Schmerel Kor, petit-bourgeois of Popelyani (Papile)
in Sauliai district, born in 1857. This information was published in the newspaper "Kovenskije gubernskije vedomosti",
# 9, year 1878. )
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article I send you a copy of the original entry.