JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Descendents of Herman & Tzivia Sommers #general

Marlene Bishow <mlbishow@...>

from 1973-1981, Herman Lee SUMMERS wrote "SAGA: Herman and Tzivia Sommers
and Their Descendents."

In a letter dated, January, 1976, he identified the ancestral shtetls as
Kamajai and Uzpaliai, Lithuania.

In the January, 1981 Update, he listed the members of the family who
attended a family reunion in Israel on September 28, 1980. They were:

Abe & Paul CRAMER, Harrisburg, PA

Anyah SCHOMER, widow of Mischa, Tel Aviv

Ruthi and Yaakov BARON, Tel Aviv

Burka (Baruch) Somer, son of Herman SCHOMER, Tel Aviv

Shirah and Sammy SHAVIT, Haifa

Adinah HAMMERSTEIN, Kiryot Tivon

Avraham and Pauline SHOMER, Jerusalem

Sofie Lande, daughter of Shmuel & Feiga SCHOMER, Ashdod

Katriel & Feiga SCHOMER, Haifa

Chvole & Meir HILLELI, Kiron

Leah and Hirsh SHTRUELL, Jerusalem

Other members of the family in Israel, according to that letter were:


Iris and Yaakov CHAJ


Ella Tomer SHOMER

Along with some other cousins, we are taking up where Herman Lee SOMMERS
left off. We would love to hear >from any of these family members and their
descendents or anyone else related to the SOMMERS/SCHOMER/SOMER family of
Lithuania. Please contact me personally at MLBISHOW@...

Regards and thank you,

Marlene BISHOW,

Wife of Joseph BISHOW,



HANTMAN/GANTMAN: Smilovichi & Novy Sverzhn' Belarus >NYC > CT
KATZ: Zhuravno, Galicia > NYC DEUTSCHER, NUSSBAUM: Rozniatow, Galicia > NYC
SINGER: Belarus (Grodno?) > NY > CT SOMMERS: Lithuania > Wales > York PA, Baltimore
BISHOW (BISHOVSKY) : Russia (Ukraine?) > New Orleans > Baltimore
KULPE: Siauilai, Lithuania>Philadelphia PA & Birmingham, AL
SATTENSTEIN: Papile, Lithuania >Philadelphia

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