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Jewish Families of Trakai District, Vilnius Province, Lithuania

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  • Aron Grodzensky (c.1860 - d.)
  • Lejba (Leib) Fryd (c.1790 - d.)
  • Khana Gapanovich (1899 - d.)
  • Leya Braz (c.1873 - d.)
    Married in Nemunaitis, Trakai, Vilnius on October 18, 1894 (30 Tishrei) BRAZ, Iosel age 23, son of Yankel from Olkeniki FREYNKEL, Leya age 21,daughter of Shlioma from Ratnycia Husband from Ol...
  • Sheyna Garber (1879 - d.)
    Birth in Nemunaitis on January 6, 1879 (23 Tevet) of FREYNKEL, Sheyna daughter of Shlioma, son of Efraim and of Eydla, daughter of David Family from Merech. Source: Jewish Gen Marriage in ...

The purpose of this project is to document the Jewish families living in various towns in the Trakai district, Vilnius Province, Lithuania (then Russian Empire) in the 19th century.



Merkine (Merech)


  • Bravmann
  • Breidbord (Reidbord, Bridberd)
  • Butrimovich (Shafer)
  • Finkel (Zhopovich)
  • Frankel
  • Gornovski (Shain)
  • Kaplan
  • Khazanovich
  • Mishtovski
  • Pruss
  • Rabinovich
  • Rukhovich
  • Shafer
  • Shapovich
  • Shibail
  • Sudvoiski (Sudov)
  • Zhupovich


See Project on Frankel Family of Ratnycia and Merkine which gives a list of families from Ratnycia and Project on Holocaust victims from Ratnycia and Druskininkai