I am trying to located descendants of Samuel and Rachel VILCHINSKY >from
Warsaw. The original surname was SEMLER/SIMLER and was changed to
VILCHINSKY in the U.S.
There are many variants in the census records for VILCHINSKY, including,
but not limited to, WILCHINSKY and VELCHINSKY.
b. abt 1884 - d. 1977 Brooklyn, NY
Rachel (Rikel) ?
b. abt 1884 - d. 1974 Brooklyn, NY
Children of Samuel and Rachel:
Irving (Srul or Israel)
b. abt 1902 Poland - d. 1974 Brooklyn, NY
m. Sophie Rothstein
b. abt 1908 NY - d. 1938 Brooklyn, NY
daughter: Ella b. abt 1927
b. abt 1906 Poland
b. abt 1909 Poland
b. abt 1913 Poland
b. abt 1915 NY
Oscar (Leo or Leon)
b. abt 1919 Brooklyn, NY
Ella VILCHINSKY, daughter of Irving and Sophie, lived with her aunt,
Beatrice Cohen, in Brooklyn in 1940. Beatrice may be Rebecca VILCHINSKY.
b. abt 1906 Russia
m. Samuel A. COHEN, b. abt 1898 NY
Same owned a printing company.
Leonard M., b. abt 1928 NY
Herbert (I.?), b. abt 1931 NY
I would very much like to talk to a descendant. If any of the names are
familiar to you, please email me privately.
SEMLER: Rzeszow, Poland
CHODOS/CHODOSCH: Miadel, Belarus
OPESKIN/APESKIN, SHUR/SHURE, LAPIDES, WEINER, KUPER, GOVENDO, KAC/KATZ:
Vilna Gubernia, Lithuania