Re: 1892 Passage to South Africa #lithuania


Richard Newman <genserch@...>
 

Shalom,
According to Schoenberg (p306) the Jewish population was:

1897 3500 (some 55% of tot population)

pre WW2 3000

Regards

Richard Newman

----Original message----

In response to Paul Cheifitz comments on my posting, I would like to add
that Taurage (formerly Taurogen) was not a tiny shtetl at all and therefore
had lots of Jews.

I looked further and found numerous individuals coming >from there to Great
Britain, South Africa and America.

Some of the names >from Tauragen who sailed >from Hamburg (but who did not
necessarily come to South Africa) were:

Max Abramowitsch
Gutel Abramowitz
Gite Aronsohn
Abram Bank
Emil Baumgard
Marcus Beder
Sore Beker
Berel Berelowitz
Emma Bergmann
Frume Bethilel
Siman Bethilel
Jacob Bloch
Hirsch Brenner
Hirsch Chaimowitz
Hane Chasan
Golde Dawidsohn
Israel Dawidsohn
Jacob Dawidsohn
Josef Dawidsohn
Mosche Dawidsohn
Schewe Den
Abram Eber
Elias Epstein
Scheine Fuhrman
Israel Itzik Hak
Ette Harasinsky
Rochel Haskelowitz
Scholem Itzikson
Heiman Kamros
Hirsch Kaplan
Moses Kaplan
Hirsch Katz
Breine Kobelkowsky
Mnuche Kobelkowsky
Moses Kobelkowsky
Smuel Kobelkowsky
Chawe Kurs
Daniel Kurs
Dawid Kurs
Dawid Leiboszik
Itzig Lewenson
Dawid Licht
Abram Lippmann
Note Lossus
Amalie Mann
Bernhard Mann
Bertha Mann
Dora Mann
Hanne Man
Ida Mann
Jeny Mann
Jonas Mann
Rafael Mann
Sara Mann
Zicilie Mann
Elias Meierwitz
Neche Meierowitz
Jossel Olrchinowitz
Abe Orelowicz
Elie Oser
Ephraim Owschejowicz
Chaje Owschejowitz
Gute Rosing
Lina Sachs
Feige Salomon
Isaac Salomon
Male Salomon
Mere Salomon
Chirsch Schitzer
Ele Schlachter
Otto Schreiber
Menoche Segal
Sore Segal
Aron Silber
Chane Silerner
Chaskel Silerner
Golde Silerner
Michel Silerner
Riwke Silerner
Sore Silerner
Lena Zechman
Joseph Zechman
Schlome Zechman

Others who sailed >from Bremen to the port of Galveston, Texas:

Josef Dawziger
Abram Geiserowitz
Ester Geiserowitz
Feide Geiserowitz
Josiel Geiserowitz
Lila Geiserowitz
Nisch Geiserowitz
Zabel Geiserowitz

Yet others who sailed to Philadelphia, PA:

Beile Appl
Jerone Appl
Leib Appl
Meyer Appl
Ture Appl
Leib Feldmann
Berle Jankelawicz
Lina Marker
Liebe Reif

There were also those who came to the port of New York:

Mowsche Fonerow
Schmul Gluck
Dobre Goldstein
Liebe Goldstein
Hirsch Hirschowicz
Schule Kaplan
Mendel Safrin
Esther Schein
Moses Schein
Nesse schein
Beines Scheindler

And finally, those who gave Taurogen as their birthplace on their U.S. WWII
Draft Registration:

Maurice William Bliss
David Daniel
Myer I. Drebin
James Dubin
Abraham Epstein
Barney Goodman
Philip Israel Grossman
Louis Isaacson
Isidore Miller
Chatskel Schrage
Emil Schweinert

Hope this is of interest.

Ann Rabinowitz
annrab@...

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