JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Identify birthplace "Werche Volimer Gov"? #general
I am trying to identify the birthplace of Dora (Scheine) FINKELSTEIN (ca.
Her 1907 passenger list gives Werche Volimer Gov (or perhaps Gav).
Gov seems be an abbreviation for gubernia but I can't find anything close to
Volimer in the list of Russian governates here:
Her naturalization petition gives Verhov, Rus., which I assume is the Werche
above, although I cannot locate it using the JewishGen Gazetteer, etc.
Other documents give only Russia.