JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Help with a location please - Lokshifke, Russia? #general


Susan Steeble
 

David Pearce is looking for a town written as "Lokshifke, Russia," on
a naturalization document. I believe this is Lukashevka (Russian) or
Lukashivka (Ukrainian), which was sometimes called Lukashifke in
Yiddish. In the 1900s, it was in Lipovets district of Kiev province,
and in the 1930s, it was in Vinnitsa district. Some of the surrounding
towns are Lipovets, Tetiev, Stavishche, Zhashkiv, and Monastyryche.
See https://www.jewishgen.org/Communities/community.php?usbgn=-1045183

Susan Steeble
Baltimore, MD

Researching: FRIDGANT/FRIEDHAND (Bershad, Tarashcha, Stepantsi);
KESSELMAN (Chorna/Krasny Okni); KAHAN (Grodno); STUCHINSKY (Yurburg
and Taurage); SLUTSKY/SLOTE (Zolotonosha, Korsun); BUDIANSKY/BUDINOFF
(Korsun); BODNAR (Mihaileni); GELBER and SCHECHTER (Bucecea, Tirgu
Neamt, Iasi)

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