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Have you tried various spelling options when you search phonetically and do not use the exact option. Have you checked JOWBR
And FindAGrave which can be very useful.
On Jul 11, 2021, at 5:53 AM, David Ziants <dziants@...> wrote:
I wish to thank everyone for their replies so far (some also off list).
I have tried to reply to each person, personally. As a general follow up, first of all, the crop of ship manifest that I sent was from 1919 and not as I stated, and thank you to those who noticed and pointed this out and this changes the perspective a bit.
I was unable to find Sarah ZILINKOWSKY's grave on Billion Graves or Find-a-Grave - is there anyone, please, with additional search possibilities?
From the 1910 census that Michele quoted below, it seems that Simcha started using the name Simon ZAYON, and I found the grave stone of Simon D. ZAYON in Lakewood:- http://data.jewishgen.org/imagedata/jowbr/USA-00048/H3753.JPG
It mentions on his stone the names of the children. It seems that his wife was no longer alive, otherwise I am sure that she also would have also been mentioned. In any case, from this, his father's name was Elimelech - a name I am going to try and follow up on Eastern European archives through Jewishgen and JRI-Poland.
Ma'aleh Adumim, Israel
Diane Jacobs, Somerset, New Jersey