Birth Records for Snipiskes, a suburb of Vilnius #lithuania
Peggy Freedman <peggyf@...>
The city of Vilnius is surrounded by a number of suburbs including
Snipiskes, Antakalnis, and Naujoji Vilnia. Vital Records for these
suburbs were kept locally in the 19th and early 20th centuries. There
is a good map showing these suburbs at:
The Vilnius District Research Group has received the translation of the
birth records for Snipiskes for the years 1854 to 1904.
Every name listed in the JGFF for Snipiskes appears on this list.
I have posted a list of surnames found in the Snipiskes birth records here:
If you would like access to the Snipiskes birth records, and other
records as we translate them, you can become a qualifying contributor to
the Vilnius District Research Group by making a US$100 donation on the
LitvakSIG secure website at:
For more information, please contact me.
Peggy Mosinger Freedmam
Coordinator, Vilnius District Research Group of LitvakSIG