Re: Russian translation #russia #translation


Susan&David
 

Go to  the Fallingrain Global Gazeteer.   http://www.fallingrain.com/world/LH/a/D/e/v/
Devenishkes/Dieveniskes

David Rosen
Boston, MA



On 1/24/2021 7:36 PM, Sue Gil via groups.jewishgen.org wrote:
This is the first time I have contributed to this group so hope I am
Doing this correctly
I am
Anxious to find out my paternal grandfathers real surname spelling and his town of origin
This will help me to trace his ancestry 
I am attaching his passport and his naturalisation certificate to see if anyone with a knowledge  of Russian and Lithuania can help me
He comes from a town called DEVONISKES NEAR VILNA 
I believe his grandmothers maiden name was DAICHES and his surname Devons was an anglicised version of the name of his town
Sue Gil nee Devons 
Bushey United Kingdom 


Sue Gil
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