Families of Troškūnai (Trashkun)


Skudovich family

alternate spelling: Skudowitz
(changed to Supovitz in Maine and Massachusetts, US)

The earliest known family member is Leyb Skudovich, who was born ~1758 and died before 1812. His son, Berko Skudovich, was born in Lithuania in 1783 and died before 1869. The six known children of Berko Skudovich:

I.  Leybe Yudel Skudovich was born in Rogeve (Raguva) in 1812. His wife was Toyba (born in 1812). Leybe Yudel died sometime after 1874.

II.  Sora Rochka Skudovich was born in Lithuania in 1812. She married Leyb (Yudel Leyb) Waldman (born in Rogeve in 1808). Sora Rochka died before 1882, and Leyb died in 1900, both in Trashkun.

III.  Benjamin (Binel) Skudovich was born in Rogeve (Raguva) in 1820. He married Hena (born 1826), and he died sometime after 1896.

Berel Skudovich

Berel Skudovich

Leya Skudovich

Leya Skudovich

IV.  Hirsh Skudovich was born in Rogeve (Raguva) in 1823. He married Sarah Riva (Shula), who was born 1823 in Rogeve, and he died sometime before 1890.

V.  Abram Aba/Abel Skudovich, also known as Abram Yudel Skudovich, was born in Rogeve (Raguva) in 1826. His first wife was Vikhna (born 1825 in Rogeve), and his second wife was Reyza (born 1827).

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VI.  Itsyk Skudovich was born ~1828 and died sometime after 1912. His wife's name is unknown.

VII.  Fayvish Shraga Skudovich was born in Rogeve in 1830. The name of his first wife is unknown. His second wife was Chaya Liba (born 1840). Fayvish is mentioned in an account of the 1915 pogrom in Trashkun. He died sometime after 1915.

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