JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen New Records Added to the All-Lithuania Database #general
JewishGen.org is pleased to announce the latest update to LitvakSIG's
free, searchable All-Lithuania database
(https://www.litvaksig.org/search-ald/ ). The new additions are as
Tax and Voters Lists database: A variety of tax, elector, retired
soldier, postal bank records, real estate owners, farmers,
certificates, and burial tickets for towns in Kaunas and Zarasai
districts (2496 lines). Also, fallen soldiers of the 16th division
from the book, "Road to Victory, 1942-1945" (1257 lines).Revision List database, part 2: Another part of the Emigration to
Eretz Israel data (1,111 lines); family lists for Orlya and Shchuchyn
in the Lida district (4,821 lines); several conscription lists, mostly
for Vilnius but also for Marijampole (15,665 lines); and
merchants/family/taxpayer lists for Vidzi in Zarasai district (199
Births database: Pumpenai (Panevezys district) births >from 1893 and
1894 (73 lines).
Deaths database: Memel (Klaipeda district) deaths, 1874-1915 (688 lines).
Internal Passports database: Applications for foreign passports
(passports for foreign travel), Vilnius, 1924-1927 (515 lines).
LitvakSIG is an independent organization whose database and discussion
group are hosted by JewishGen, and which has agreed that data from
LitvakSIG's All-Lithuania Database is also displayed in the JewishGen
Lithuania Database: https://www.jewishgen.org/databases/Lithuania/ .
We thank LitvakSIG, and its donors and volunteers, for making the more
than two million lines of data in the All-Lithuania database
accessible to the broader Jewish genealogical community.
Nancy Siegel (San Francisco, CA, USA)