Re: Help translating town name on German manifest


Carole Shaw
 

Seems quite likely that it is Libau (present day Liepaja), as others have suggested.  It was a major emigration port on the Baltic from where many Jews left the Russian Empire to all places.

 

Carole Shaw, London UK

SCHNEIDER Kamanets Podolsk, Ukraine & Libau/Libava/Liepaja, Latvia

KLUGMAN Libava/Libau/Liepaja, Latvia, Johannesburg

ROSENTHAL & ZUSCHNEIDER Lublin, Poland

GREENBERG, BRZOZA/BJOZHA, SOBERSKI Lomza/Nowogrod, Poland

 

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