Pilvisk, Lithuania


Jewish Community of Pilvisk

Lithuanian Jews ../Memel/Lithuanian_Jews.html
Litvish Maps ../Birzai/Litvish.html

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Background Information

Click for Article on Pilvisk by Joseph Rosin

English Edited by Sarah and Mordechai Kopfstein (Haifa, Israel)

Original site

Searchable Databases

  1. Find other researchers for your shtetl by searching JewishGen Family Finder (JGFF)

  2. Search Yad Vashem

  3. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

  4. Search the Litvak ALD

  5. Check to see if there is a Yizkor book

  6. Check the Cemetery Database

  7. Litvak Portal


Other web sites:

Wiesenthal Center


The original site compiled by Joseph Rosin

It was originally created on April 22, 2001

Updated by JA June 15, 2009

Copyright © 2001-2009 Joseph Rosin

Webmaster: Joel Alpert

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Pilviškiai, Lithuania

Pilviškiai [Lith], Pilwiszki [Pol], Pilvishok [Yid], Pil'vishki [Rus], Pilviškiu, Pilviškai, Pil'vishkyay, Pilvishki, Pilviskai, Pilviski, Pilviskis

Russian: Пильвишки. Yiddish: פּילווישאָק

9 miles ENE of Vilkaviškis (Wyłkowyszki), 12 miles NNW of Marijampolė (Maryampol).

Jewish Population in 1900: 1,242


Pilwiszki, Marjampol uyezd, Suwałki gubernia, Russian Empire


Pilviškiai, Vilkaviškis apskritis, Lithuania

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