I have the UK naturalization certificate (dated 1890)
for Moses ROSENBERG, my wife's gggf, son of Abraham
and Rachel ROSENBERG.
The naturalization certificate says that Moses was "a
Native of Russian Poland, having been born at
Can anyone help me: where is this Valkovisk ?
Shtetlseeker gives dozens of possible answers
including 15 in Poland alone. I have no other clues.
Moses' wife was Leah ROSENBERG (her maiden name was
also ROSENBERG), and they had 7 children: Betsy,
Abraham, Joseph, Rachel, Ephraim, Hannah and Lena born
between 1871 and 1888.
The arrived >from overseas and settled in Manchester
in around 1873/4.
Many thanks in anticipation of any assistance.
Kind regards and Happy Purim.
KUSHNEROV, ROSOW Druja
LOURIE, LAURIER Siauliai