Jews of Tukum #courland


Janicemalett@...
 

Can anyone cite a reference for informationnabout the Jewish community of Tukums during tge Holocaust.
janice Apple Malett
Somers, New York


Sherri Bobish
 

Janice,

This page has info on Tukums, Latvia, including info on the Yizkor Book.
https://www.jewishgen.org/Communities/community.php?usbgn=-3213646

You can search the JewishGen databases for town name, person's name, or both, at:
https://www.jewishgen.org/databases/all/

This page has resources to search further.
https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Latvia_Jewish_Records

You can check sites such as YIVO and Yad Vashem.
https://www.yivo.org/

https://www.yadvashem.org/

Good luck in your search,
 
Sherri Bobish

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LEFFENFELD / LEFENFELD / FINK, KALTER (Daliowa/ Posada Jasliska, Pol.)
BOJDA / BERGER (Tarnobrzeg, Pol.)
SOKALSKY / SOLON / SOLAN / FINGER(MAN) (Grodek, Bialystok, Pol.)
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lenhoff@...
 

In addition to the sources that Sherri listed, there is a short memoir on Tukums on the Courland Research Group web site, translated from the records of the Association of Latvian and Estonian Jews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/courland/tukums.htm

Bramie Lenhoff