Huşi, Romania

46°41' N, 28°04' E

Alternate names: Huşi [Rom], Khush [Yid], Husch [Ger], Hussburg [Ger], Khushi [Rus], Huszváros [Hun]

Our Husi Families: Aronovici

Sarah Schapira (above middle) was married to Leizer (Louis) Aronovici. They lived in Husi, which is where their children were born. Their daughter, Marie (above right) married Wolf Lupu Reiss on June 25, 1906 in Salonul Teatrului, a tea room in Husi. Marie and Wolf Reiss left for New York City in 1908. Sarah and her other daughter, Rifka (above left), were reunited with Marie in New York on May 9, 1909, when they arrived on the SS Amerika. Marie became a chiropractor in New York City. Rifka was an artist and placed beaded designs on fancy gowns.

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