Was Riga in the Pale of Settlement 1874? #latvia #lithuania


Jo Ann Goldwater
 

Can anyone tell me if Riga was in the Pale of Settlement in the 1870's? My Kagan family moved from Zhager (now Lithuania) to Riga, and I'm just wondering if this was difficult to do at that time.
Thanks in advance.

Jo Ann Goldwater
Researching GOLDWATER, KAGAN, SAMUELS, SARON all from Akemene, Zhager, and Riga.

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