Family members can now view the entire family tree online without creating an account on Ancestry.com or dealing with the company’s incessant advertisements.
Reviewing documentation I received months ago helped me make a new connection. Pay attention to the small details.
Searching for one set of potential cousins revealed more blood relatives, descended from my second great grandparents, Shloma Lepianski and Rochel Shai Lepianski.
These photographs are courtesy of Joel Landes, Paul Landes and Shari Berman Landes.
Isadore and Anna Kerstman gave birth to a daughter, Sophie, who died at the age of 19 days.
Just days ago I had little information about my great grandmother. Now, I know about her entire family in Lithuania.
With Anna’s naturalization documents from the National Archives, I’m a step closer to uncovering her family’s past in Lithuania.