Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein

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Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein (Blumenthal)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Vilkaviškis, Vilkaviškis District Municipality, Marijampolė County, Lithuania
Death: Died in Richmond, Virginia, United States
Cause of death: Murdered by the Nazis
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Phillip Blumenthal and Genia ( Sheyne) Blumenthal
Wife of Dr. Lova Gerstein
Mother of Perela Gerstein
Sister of Theodore (Teddy) Blumenthal; Adolph Blumenthal and Boris Blumenthal

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

Leah Kamber.

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

notes .

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.

Jules Feldman

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Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein's Timeline

1898
1898
Vilkaviškis, Vilkaviškis District Municipality, Marijampolė County, Lithuania
1929
November 1, 1929
Age 31
Kaunus, Lithuania
1943
1943
Age 45
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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