JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Maiden Name Possibilities Query #general

Evertjan. <exxjxw.hannivoort@...>

(Linda Zolinsky wrote:
....My ggfather's 1909 Petition for Naturalization says Etta was born in Romsey,
Russia. I have not found any Romsey in Russia or Poland.

Rimše, Lithuania
Rimše [Lith], Rimshan [Yid], Rymszany [Pol], Rimszan, Rimszany, Rimshani

In NE Lithuania, 24 miles S of Dvinsk, 16 miles SSE of Zarasai (Ezhereni).
Jewish Population: 151 (in 1921)

1900: Rimshan, Novo-Aleksandrovsk uyezd, Kovno gubernia, Russian Empire
1930: Rymszany, Braslaw powiat, Wilno województwo, Poland


Evertjan Hannivoort.
The Netherlands.
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