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


Evertjan. <exxjxw.hannivoort@...>
 

(Linda Zolinsky alligator0005@gmail.com) 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.
Possibly:

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

<https://www.jewishgen.org/Communities/community.php?usbgn=-2618496>
<https://www.google.com/maps/place/Rimše>

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