Pren, Lithuania

 

Jewish Community of Pren

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Background Information

Click for Article on Pren by Joseph Rosin (Haifa, Israel)

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



Searchable Databases

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  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


 

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Wiesenthal Center

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It was originally created in 1999

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Also known as Prienai (in Lithuanian)

Prienai, Lithuania


Prienai [Lith], Pren [Yid], Preny [Pol, Rus], Prenen [Ger], Prieni [Latv], Priyenay, Prienų, Prėinā, Prenay, Priena


Russian: Прены. Yiddish: פּרען

24 miles E of Marijampolė, 18 miles S of Kaunas (Kovno).


Jewish Population: 1,190 (in 1897), 650 (in 1923)


1900: 

Preny, Marjampol uyezd, Suwałki gubernia, Russian Empire

1930: 

Prienai, Marijampolė apskritis, Lithuania

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