How very refreshing to see that for once the earlier message to which
Gary replied, is quoted in his answer!
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Bring back the old and beloved Jewishgen !!!
At 20:22 12/03/2021, Gary Gershfield via groups.jewishgen.org wrote:
My maternal grandmother's maiden name was Kadishevitz. The family lived
in Kupiskis, but prior to that, her ancestors lived in
In Lithuania, it was often spelled, Kadyshevich.
When my grandmother and her siblings came to NY, they changed it to
Sent: Mon, Mar 8, 2021 7:32 pm
Subject: [JewishGen.org] Yiddish Names-Kadshevitz Family From Anyksciai,
My late mother in law left us a box of family history notes regarding her
Kadishevitz grandparents and g grandparents who were from the shtetl of
Anyksciai, Lithuania. Several of the names in her notes do not
generate any hits when searching the JGen databases nor do they
come up on Ancestry. I have attached a few pages. The notes are based
upon her recollections from discussions with her mother Sarah Finn nee
Kadishevitz, who was born in Anyksciai circa 1884 and emigrated to the
USA in the early 1900s, eventually settling in and/or around
The specific names we would like help with are:
Thank you for any help/suggestions.
- Fatta Yosha/Yosa
- Mooma Minda
- Sana Nacha
Richard B. Brown