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VORNE - וואָרנע

Varniai, Lithuania

Alternate names: Varniai [Lith], Vorni [Rus], Vorne [Yid], Wornie [Pol], Vorna, Varnyay, Varnių, Varnē, Medininkai

55°45' N, 22°22' E


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Compiled by Susan Gerichter

Updated: August, 2009

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Webpage Design by Gregory B. Meyer

Region: Kovno


 

Town

District

Province

Country

Before WWI (c. 1900):  

Vorni

Telshi

Kovno

Russian Empire

Between the wars (c. 1930):  

Varniai

Telšiai

 

Lithuania

After WWII (c. 1950):  

Varniai

Soviet Union

Today (c. 2000):  

Varniai

Lithuania

Jewish Population in 1900: 1,226 Notes: Russian: Ворни. Yiddish: וואָרנע
17 miles SSE of Telšiai (Telz), 23 miles WNW of Kelmė. Map of the area

Varniai References

Descendants of Rabbi Tzvi Chanania
Julius_Levine_Memories
Chapter on Varniai from the book, Our Litvak Heritage, vol.II Josef Rosin book
Modern Varniai

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