Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein (Blumenthal)
|Birthplace:||Vilkaviškis, Vilkaviškis District Municipality, Marijampolė County, Lithuania|
|Death:||Died in Richmond, Virginia, United States|
|Cause of death:||Murdered by the Nazis|
|Managed by:||Eilat Gordin Levitan|
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About Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein
Marussia Blumenthal Gerstein was the granddaughter of Yakov Zundel
Kamber of Raseinei who was the brother of my great-grandmother Rochel
The family tree of the Kamber family was put together by Yashe Kamber
1909-1997 of Kibbutz Bet Alfa. While I have made contact with many in
the family and checked details much of the information is from his
Her father Phillip BLUMENTHAL died in Ghetto Kovno and was buried in a
numbered grave in the cemetery.
The brother of Marrusia was Theodore (Teddy) BLUMENTHAL (1892-1981).
His wife Esther (Essia) SANDLER died of typhus in Stutthof in Feb
1945. Her nephew Alexander Karnovsky has provided me much information
about this family - his mother, who may still be alive, survived the
Kovno ghetto and Stutthof. Teddy's daughter in Switzerland, Rachel,
probably submitted the Page of Testimony.
Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein's Timeline
Vilkaviškis, Vilkaviškis District Municipality, Marijampolė County, Lithuania
November 1, 1929
Richmond, Virginia, United States