JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Major source of confusion #general

sharon yampell

I was just looking at the 1930 census where I found some information about my
great grandparents and great great grandmother that confuses me.
I was told, as well as seen it documented, that my great grandparents(and
possibly my great great grandparents*) were >from Vatra Dornei in Romania.
While looking at the 1930 census, it showed my great grandparents >from Zenta
(Senta), my great great grandmother >from I believe Bach and my great great
great grandparents >from Ried; all in Austria. The family listed under them
are shown to be >from what looks like it should be Iasi in Roumania.
My confusion stems >from (1) where is Zenta in relationship to Vatra Dornei and
(2) why are the neighbors >from Roumania and my family >from Austria?
* Some of my great great grandfather's siblings, based on documentation,
came >from Vatra Dornei, Czernovitz and Campulung.

Sharon F. Yampell
Reseacher #128890Voorhees, NJ USA

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