Additional reference:

The town is described by Meir Bar-Ilan in his memoirs, “From Volozhin to Jerusalem”.



[1] References:

[1] Sefer Ha’Kehilot Lita (Book of Lithuanian Jewish Communities), Hebrew, p. 367

[2] Maps from mapquest

[2] References:

[1] Sefer Ha’Kehilot Lita (Book of Lithuanian Jewish Communities), Hebrew, p. 367

[2] Sefer Yahadut Lita (Lithuanian Jewry), Hebrew, pp. 323-324

[3] Mazeikiai Internet Sites:               

 http://www.randburg.com/li/mazeikidi.html

                 http://daugenis.mch.mii.lt/samogitia/LANKYTINOS_VIETOS/mazeikiai.en.htm

[4] Lithuanian Jewish Communities, by Nancy and Stuart Schoenberg, Garland Pub., NY & London 1991

 

[3] References:

[1] Sefer Ha’Kehilot Lita (Book of Lithuanian Jewish Communities), Hebrew, p. 367-369

[2] Sefer Yahadut Lita (Lithuanian Jewry), Hebrew, pp. 323-324

[3] Records of Mazeikiai Jewish Community Board (1920-23) from YIVO Archives, New-York.

[4] Lithuanian Jewish Communities, by Nancy and Stuart Schoenberg, Garland Pub., NY & London 1991

[5] The Annihilation of Lithuanian Jewry, by R. Ephraim Oshri, The Judaica Press Inc., NY 1995

 

[4] References:

[1] Sefer Ha’Kehilot Lita (Book of Lithuanian Jewish Communities), Hebrew, p. 369

[3] Sefer Yahadut Lita (Lithuanian Jewry), Hebrew, Vol. 3,  p. 24

[2] Records of Mazeikiai Jewish Community Board (1920-23) from YIVO Archives, New-York.[4]