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JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Location of Kovno Gubernia #general


Carol Hoffman
 

The Kovno /Kaunas Gubernia covers a region of several shtetls. See
https://www.litvaksig.org/research/district-research/kaunas-district-research-group
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Scroll down and see their some of their names Ariogala, Babtai, Cekiske, Dotnuva,
Grinskiskis, Jonava, Josvainiai, Juodoniai, Kaunas (city), Kedainiai, Krakes,
Labunava, Rumsiskes, Sanciai, Seredzius, Slapaberze, Surviliskis, Vandziogala,
Veliuona, Vilijampole, Vilkija and Zeima.

You can see a map at
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kovno_Governorate#/media/File:Lithuania-1867-1914-EN.svg
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Try searching the IAJGS cemetery project: for information
https://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/lithuania/index.html

Carol Hoffman

Carol Karp <bckay1@aol.com> wrote

I'm trying to find a grave in Lithuania and wanted to know where Kovno gubernia
would be located so that I could find a cemetery in the appropriate area. I have
no information other than Kovno Gubernia and do not know the Shetel the family
lived in.