Monthly Archives: March 2017

New Series of Posts 1 Holocaust Museum

Description The 13 day 2013 Road Scholar Tour of all three Baltic countries and the subsequent 5 day Family History Tour resulted in a personal interest in what had happened to the people in the Baltic states after the three … Continue reading

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RESEARCH 2012 to 2015 POST 22 Epilogue

What started out in August 2014 to be an e-mail attachment to selected supporters of my research efforts resulted in December 2015 in a 200+ page addendum. After 800 pages on these –at families, one must rationally ask, “How much … Continue reading

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RESEARCH 2012-2015 POST 21 Spurgats in Kreis Pogenen and Kreis Tauroggen County, Lithuania, and Conclusion to Spurgats in East Prussia

Schmalleningken/Smalininkai, Lithuania In 1920 after the Treaty of Versailles a Kreis Pogenen was formed from some areas of Kreis Tilsit and Kreis Ragnit. Areas north of the river became part of Lithuania where the villages of Szugken/Zukai, Wischwill/Viesvile and Schmalleningken/Smalininkai … Continue reading

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