Irene Newhouse's Web Pages

The Lida District & Lida city  sites  now on Shtetlinks!!!
Lida District Home Page

Peter Duffy is looking for survivors from the Lida Area for a book he's writing on partisans.

NEW:  Volunteer members of Lida District Researchers have begun translating sections of Sepher Lida, the Yizkor Book for Lida.  We are hosting translations here temporarily while Yizkor Project puts them up.
Last updated: 3/02

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My maternal grandmother's grandfather was from Kempen in Posen, now Kepno, Poznan, Poland.  I've collected some of my material on him and on Jewish life in Kempen.

My maternal grandmother's grandmother's family, the Bauers, were from Breslau. [Under construction!]

 Famous descendants of Jente Hameln Under construction

Breslau --under construction -- updated 7/01

 Links to other sites on the Web
Jewishgen Home Page
 All kinds of links to German genealogical sites:  name dictionaries, genealogy word lists, on-line translators
Cross-reference of German and Polish town names in Posen
A list of towns in Poland by German name
Need help getting started?  Look in the left frame for links to lessons

Other Family Web Pages
Chris Schueler's Pages
Coral Hesse Schuler's Pages
Honorary cousin Will Yancey's Silesian Family History Site

Links to sites of family interest
History of Jews in Hamburg
Dr. Markus Brann
Gross Breesen
Gut Winkel
Murder of Martin Gerson, director of the Auswanderlehrgut Paderborn
Dachau web site (there's no record of our father's imprisonment, though)
Sosua history
Another Sosua history
The beach at Sosua today
Interview with Barbara Honigmann