62. My Motherland

The years of our life are seventy, or even by reason of strength eighty; yet their span is but toil and trouble; they are soon gone, and we fly away.

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Contents
1. Amir Bodenstein (AB), Tel Aviv, Israel, born – 17 May 1961
2. Batia Bodenstein (née Lopianski), Lithuania, born – 8 Jul 1929
3. Imanuelis Lopianskis, Kelme, Lithuania, born – 17 Jan 1930 (1)
4. Zacharie Lopianskis Family Lithuanian, passport – 25 Jan 1935
5. Batia Lopianski, Jacob Bodenstein, Israel, marriage – 14 Feb 1956
6. First search request, AB to LSHA – 9 Mar 2021
7. First search results, LSHA to AB – 20 May 2021
8. Bliuma Kalazites, Zacharie Lopianskis, marriage – 11 Feb 1927
9. lmanuelis Lopianskis, Kelme, Lithuania, born – 17 Jan 1930 (2)
10. Second search request, AB to LSHA – 25 May 2021
11. Second search results, LSHA to AB – 9 Jul 2021
12. Zacharie Mendelis Lopianskis, Rumsiskes, born – 30 Mar 1897
13. Third search request, AB to LSHA – 27 Jul 2021
14. AB to Yuval, Notary lawyer, Israel – 19 Aug 2021
15. Third search results, LSHA to AB – 14 Sep 2021
16. Zacharie Lopianskis, Lithuanian military pass – 15 Dec 1924
17. Zacharie Lopianskis, Lithuanian internal passport – 3 June 1925
18. Bliuma Lopiansky, Lithuanian internal passport – 25 Jan 1935
19. Fourth search request, AB to LCSA – 7 Dec 2021
20. Fifth search request, AB to LSA – 7 Dec 2021
21. Sixth search request, AB to LSHA – 17 Dec 2021
22. Sixth search results, LSHA to AB – 27 Dec 2021
23. Lithuanian family passport – notarised/Apostille – 30 Dec 2021
24. LCSA to AB – 6 Jan 2022
25. LCSA to AB – 6 Jan 2022
26. AB to LSHA – 11 Mar 2022
27. LCSA to AB – received 24 Apr 2022
29. Ed to AB – 8 May 2022

1. Amir Bodenstein (AB), Israel, born – 17 May 1961

1.1. New South Wales, Australia driver license – 29 July 2025

22 Talbot Place, Woolloomooloo, NSW 2011

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1.2. Israeli passport, expired – 8 Sep 2012

Issued on 9 Sep 2011 in Canberra, Australia and expired on 8 Sep 2012.

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1.3. Birth record, Hebrew language, Israel17 May 1961

Personal Name: Amir / Surname: Bodenstein / Father’s Personal Name: Jacob / Mother’s Personal Name: Batia / Mother’s Surname: Lopianski

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2. Batia Bodenstein, Lopianski, Lith., born – 8 Jul 1929

2.1. Israeli passport, issued – 4 Nov 1997

Date of Birth: 08/07/1929 / Nationality: Israeli / Place of Birth: Lithuania

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2.2. Israeli identity card, issued – 7 July 1986

Last Name: Bodenstein / First Name: Batia / Father’s Name: Menachem / Mother’s Name: Shoshana / Date of Birth: 8 July 1929 / Place of Birth: Lithuania

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3. Imanuelis Lopianskis, Lith., born – 17 Jan 1930 (1)

3.1. Birth record, Siauliai, Lithuania – 17 Jan 1930 (1)

Imanuelis Lopianskis was the younger brother of Ilenne Lopianskis who after her marriage to Jacob Bodenstein was named Batia Bodenstein.

Source: Dr Fridberg Clinc

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3.2. Hebrew translation into English

11 January 1935 / The Republic of Lita / The registration office of the personal status of Jews of the city of Siauliai / Birth certificate no. 5

Date and place of birth: 17 Jan 1930 in the town of Siauliai in the clinic of Dr Fridberg

Personal name: Emmanuel / Father’s name: Zacharia-Mendel Lopianski / Mothr name: Bliuma Klazyta / Father’s occupation: a merchant / Place of living: Kelme, Rumsiskes province / Nationality and citizenship: Jewish Lita

When and who performed the ceremony of giving the name: 24 January 1930

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4. Zacharie Lopianskis Family, passport – 25 Jan 1935

4.1. Zacharie Mendelis Lopianskis Lithuanian family passport

Name: Lopianskis Zacaris Mendelis / …

Visa to Palestine – Page 6 – 1`935

* * * Page 1 (front cover)

Lietuvos Respublika
Republic of Lithuania

Usienio Pasas
Foreign Passport (i.e. Passport for travel to foreign countries)

Paso Nr.: 219
Passport Number: 219

Paso savininko
Pavarde ir vardas

Passport holder
Surname and first names

Drauge keliauja zmona
Accompanied by his wife

ir 2 vaiku
and 2 children

Pilietybe
Nationality

Siame pase 32 puslapiu
There are 32 pages in this passport

[Sideways text on lefthand side]
SEA(text here obscured) OB. Nr. 25447
_________ Number 25447

* * * Page 2

Zymes

Details

                                                                                                                                 Zmonos

                                                                  [Husband]                        Wife

Uzsiemimas                                              (Illegible)                                                 

Occupation                                                ….

Gimimo vieta ir laikas                               Rumšiškės                                          Pap_____          

Place and date of birth                             Rumšiškės                                          Pap_____

                                                                 Kauno aps. (=apskritis)                      Siauliai

                                                                 Kaunus county                                   Siauliai

                                                                 1897.III.30                                         1902 m. ___

                                                                  30 March 1897                                     ___ 1902

Gyvenamoji vieta                                      Kelnis (??)                                          Kelnis (??)

Domicile                                                 Rumšiškės aps. (= apskritis)                Rumšiškės aps. 

                                                                   Kelnis                                                Kelnis

                                                                  Rumšiškės county                       Rumšiškės county

Seimos padetis                                          Vyras                                                  Zmona

Position in family                                        Husband                                            Wife

Veidas                                                         (Illegible)                                            (Illegible)

Face                                                             Oval                                                   Oval

Akių spalva                                                  Rudas                                                Rudas

Colour of eyes                                             Brown                                                 Brown

Plaukų spalva                                              (Illegible)                                            (Illegible)

Colour of hair                                                ….                                                      ….

(Illegible)                                                       _____                                                _____

Other particulars


Vaikai
Children

Vardai                                                        Ilene                                                 Imanuelis
Name

Amzius                                                      1928 m.                                            1930 m.

Age

Lytis                                                             ….                                                    ….
Sex                                                              Male                                                Female

* * * Page 3

Paso savininko parasas

Signature of passport holder

ir jo zmonos

and of his wife

Dokumentai, kuriais pasiremus pasa duotas

Documents on which the passport is based

Vid. pasas Nr. 43685 – 1252337
Kaunus m. … … 1925 …
Vid. (??) pasas Nr. 205 – 1538900

1935. I. 25

Vid. pasas Nr. 43685 – 1252337

Kaunus m. … … 1925 …

Vid. (??) pasas Nr. 205 – 1538900

1935. I. 25

[Hebrew rubber stamp just beneath Bliuma’s portrait]

…..

* * * Page 4

Valstybes, kuriose pasas galioja

Countries for which this passport is valid

[Purple rubber stamped text] [Mostly illegible]

All countries except for Poland

Paso galiojimas baigiasi

This passport expires

1937 a. m. sausio 28 d.

28 January 1937

jei nebus pratesiama

if not extended

– – –

Pasas isduotas: Kauno apskrities Virisininkas

Passport issued

Kauno apskrities Viršininkas

Kaunus County Head Office

data 1935 a. m. sauio 29 d. 

date 29 January 1935

[Two Lithuanian consular adhesive stamps] Lietuva – Vizu Rinkliava

[Two Lithuanian consular adhesive stamps] Lithuania – Visa Fee

[First words illegible] …vusio valdininko parasas

Stamps affixed by agent issuing the passport

* * * Page 6

Vizos

Visas

[Handwriting] Lopianskis Zacharie Mendelis

VIZA No. 290

Visa No. 290

[Five lines of most illegible rubber-stamped text]

…Lietuvos…

… nustatvta …. persegime

… i Palestinus..

nuo …

Lithuania… Palestine…

1935 m. balaudrio m. 28 d.

Kaunas, 1935 m. sausio m. 29 d.

28 ___ 1935

Kaunas, 29 January 1935

At foot of page:

Two consular adhesive stamps (50 Lt. each) marked

Lietuva – Vizu Rinkliava

Lithuania – Visa Fee

with 

two rubber stamps (one circular, one rectangular), both emblazoned:

Kauno apskrities Virisininkas

Kaunus County Head Office

* * * Page 9

{At top right hand side]

Rubber stamp (orientated sideways) with three lines of German text:

….. …. Polizei… 

A. 18. Februar 1935

Salzburg

….. …. Police… 

A. 18th February 1935

Salzburg

[Centre of page]

[Dark blue adhesive consular stamp with Austrian eagle]

Österreichische Sichtvermerke-marke für einmalige Reise

Austrian visa stamp for a single journey

[Circular dark pink stamp beneath the dark blue stamp]

Österreichische Konsulat, Kaunas

Austrian Consulate, Kaunas

[Rectangular purple stamp to the left of dark blue stamp]

Bundeszollverein-(illegible)

Ru…

19. Feb. 1935

Federal Customs Union – ….

Ru…

19 February 1935

[Rectangular purple stamp to the right of dark blue stamp]

… 1935

Reise

… 1935

Journey

[Rubber stamp and writing at foot of the page]

RM 100 fur die Zeil vom – bis – 

Berlin G 27

den 25.II.35

fur den 18. Februar 1935

aus Registerguiheben bezahlt

Dresdner Bank Depositenkasse 63

(signature of official)

RM (Reichmarks) 100 for the sector from – to –

Berlin G 27

on the 25.II.35

for 25 February 1935

Paid out of register receipts

Dresdner Bank deposit office 63

(signature of official)

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4.2. Translation and interpretation of family passport

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5. Batia, Jacob Bodenstein, Isr., marriage – 12 Feb 1956

The husband
Last Name: Bodenstein / First Name: Jacob / Occupation: Clerk / Father’s Name: Shimon / Mother’s Name: Ayla / Date of Birth: 1928 / Father’s Occupation: Clerk / Place of residence: Jerusalem

The wife
Last Name: Lopianski / First Name: Batia / Occupation: Pharmacist / Father’s Name: Menachem / Mother’s Name: Shoshana / Date of Birth: 1929 / Father’s Occupation: Agent / Place of residence: Tel Aviv

5.1. Marriage record, Hebrew language, Israel

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6. First search request, AB to LSHA – 9 Mar 2021

6.1. AB to Hon. Consul of Lithuania, Sydney – 2 Mar 2021

Request-for-appointment-with-Hon-Consul-of-Lithuania-in-NSW-ltr-2March21


6.2. AB to Lithuanian State Historical Archives – 9 Mar 2021

Request for first search of records

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6.3. Registered mail

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6.4. AB to Hon. Consul of Lithuania, Sydney – 12 Mar 2021

Thank you letter to Ms Ginta Viliunas

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6.5. Lithuanian State Historical Archives to AB – 30 Apr 2021

Birth: Lopianska Ilene 1928 / Kelme

LSHA-email-to-AB-30.4.21

6.6. AB to Lithuanian State Historical Archives – 4 May 2021

Payment advice

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6.7. Payment receipt

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7. First search results, LSHA to AB – 20 May 2021

7.1. Certificate P1-3004

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7.2. Ilenes (Ilene) Lopianskos birth record is not found

We would like to inform you that the metric books of Ilenes (Ilene) Lopianskos, the daughter of Zechario Mendelio, were not found in the metric books of the Jewish communities of Kelme and Siauliai in 1927-1929.

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7.3. Birth and Marriage records are found


We are sending copies of Imanuelio Lopianskio birth and the marriage record of Zacharie Mendelio Lopianskio and Bliumos Klazytes.

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8. Bliuma, Zacharie Lopianskis, marriage – 11 Feb 1927

8.1. Marrige recoerd, Siauliai is found

In the archive fund of Jewish communities, the book of marriage metrics of Jewish communities in Siauliai states that in 11 February 1927 Zacharie Mendelis Lopianskis, the son of Morducho Sajo (born in 1897 in Rumsiskes) and Bliuma Klazyte, daughter of Joselio Abelio (25 years old, born in 1921 in Vaiguvoje [Vaiguva]), married in Siauliai.

NOTE. Those young people are Lithuanian citizens of Jewish nationality.

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8.2. Marriage record (1)

Source: Lithuanian State Historical Archive

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8.3. Marriage record (2)

Marriage Place: Siauliai (uyezd), Kaunas (guberniya) / Groom name: Lopianskis (Lopianski), Zcharija Mendelis / Bride Name: Klazyte (Klaz), Bliuma / Groom Father: Morduchas Saja Kaciste (Kats) / Groom Mother: Hena Kaunas / Bride Father: Joselis Abelis Volkaite (Volk) / Bride Mother: Chaja Rocha / Place: Vaiguva / Groom Age: 1897 / Bride Age: 25

Rabbi: A. J. Nochumauskas / Witness 1: S. Kruminskis / Witness 2: Bencelis Keselis / Place Recorded: Siauliai / Year Recorded: 1927

Source: Lithuania Marriages and Divorces (Litvak SIG)

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9. lmanuelis Lopianskiu, Lith., born – 17 Jan 1930 (2)

9.1. Birth record of Imanuelis Lopianskiu, 17 found (2)

In the archive fund of Jewish communities, in the book of birth metrics of Siauliai Jewish communities, it is written that on 17 January 1930 Zechario Mendelio and Bliumos before marriage Klazaites Lopianskiu son was born in Siauliai by name Imanuelis.

NOTE. Parents are Lithuanian citizens of Jewish nationality.

Source: Lithuanian State Historical Archive

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9.2. Imanuelis Lopianskis birth record, Lithuania (2)

Source: Lithuanian State Historical Archive

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10. Second search request, AB to LSHA – 25 May 2021

10.1. Request for second search of records

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10.2. Search application form for AB’s grandfather

zacharie-mendelis-lopianskis-application-form-LSHA-25may21

10.3. Search application form for AB’s mother

ilenne-lopianskis-application-form-LSHA-25may21

10.4. Lithuanian State Historical Archives to AB – 3 Jun 2021

Birth: Zacharie Mendelis Lopianskis; Ilenne Lopianskis

LSHA-to-AB-email-3jun2021-WORD


10.5. Payment advice

AB-to-LSHA-email-4jun2021


10.6. Payment receipt

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11. Second search results, LSHA to AB – 9 Jul 2021

11.1. Lithuanian State Historical Archives to AB

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11.2. Birth record of Ilenes (Ilenne) Lopianski not found

Re the archive certificate of birth

We report that the metric books of Ilenes (Ilenne) Lopianski, the daughter of Zacharo Mendelio (Zacharie Mendelis), were not found in the metric books of the Jewish communities of Siauliai in 1927-1932.

Head of Department
Ausra Rutuliene

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12. Zacharie Mendelis Lopianskis, born – 30 Mar 1897

12.1. Birth record of Zacbarie Mendelis Lopianskis found

In the archive fund of the Jewish communities of Kaunas province, in the book of metrics of birth of the Jewish community of Rumsiskis, it is written that on 30 March 1897 in Rumsiskese was born Mordchelio Sajos and Genos before the marriage (not mentioned in the surname) Lopiansku named Zcharie Mendel.

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12.2. Birth record, Kaunas, Ramiskes, Lithuania

Source: Lithuanian State Historical Archive

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13. Third search request, AB to LSHA – 27 Jul 2021

13.1. Request for third search of records

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13.2. Application form

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13.3. Lithuanian State Historical Archives to AB – 2 Aug 2021

Ilenne (Batia) Lopianskis (Lopianskiu, Lipianskio)

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13.4. AB to Lithuanian State Historical Archives – 12 Aug 2021

Payment advice

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13.5. Payment receipt

amir-bodenstein-transfer-to-LSHA-11aug2021

14. AB to Yuval, Notary, Israel – 19 Aug 2021

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15. Third search results, LSHA to AB – 14 Sep 2021

15.1. Lithuanian State Historical Archives to AB

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15.2. Notice of birth record not found

Lithuanian State Historical Archives
On archive notices of birth

We would like to inform you that in 1928-1931 the metrics of Kaunas Jewish communities were not found in the books Ilenne (Ilenne, Batia) Lopianski, Zacharie Mendelis (Zacharia Mendel), the birth data of the daughter.

The History Archive of the State of Lithuania did not allow the Jewish communities of Rumsiskis to store a book of metrics during 1927-1931.

Departmental advisor,
Emsa Matusiene

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16. Zacharie Lopianskis, military pass – 15 Dec 1924

lithuanian-army-pass-zacharie-mendelis-lopianskis-1935-orignal-file-received

17. Zacharie Lopianskis, internal passport – 3 June 1925

Address: Kaunas / Name: Lopianskis {Lopiansky], Zkharie Mendel / Age: born in 1897 / Place of Birth: Rumsiskes / Record Date: 3 June 1925 / Record Type: Internal Passport Card

Source: Lithuania Internal Passports Database, 1919-1940 (Litvak SIG)

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18. Bliuma Lopiansky, internal passport – 25 Jan 1935

Address: Kaunas / Name: Lopianskiene {Lopiansky], Bliuma / Maiden Name: Klazaite [Klaz] / Father: Iosel Abel / Age: 34 in 1935 / Place of Birth: Paprudzai, Siauliai uyezd / Record Date: 25 Jan 1935 / Record Type: Internal Passport Card

Source: Lithuania Internal Passports Database, 1919-1940 (Litvak SIG)

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19. Fourth search request, AB to LCSA – 7 Dec 2021

19.1. AB to Lithuanian Central State Archives

Request for fourth search of records

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19.2. Search application form for AB’s grandfather’s citizenship

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19.3. Names and surnames with spelling variations

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19.4. Airmail envelope

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19.5. Receipt

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20. Fifth search request, AB to LSA – 7 Dec 2021

20.1. AB to Lithuanian Special Archives

Request for fifth search of records

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20.2. Search application form for AB’s grandfather’s departure

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20.3. Names and surnames with spelling variations

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20.4. Airmail envelope

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20.5. Receipt

departure-LSA-receipt-8dec21

21. Sixth search request, AB to LSHA – 17 Dec 2021

21.1. Request for sixth search of records

bliuma-birth-record-appn-to-lsha-cover-ltr-17dec21


21.2. Search application form for AB’s grandmother

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21.3. Names and surnames of family members

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22. Sixth search result, LSHA to AB – 27 Dec 2021

21.1. Lithuanian State Historical Archives to AB

The Lithuanian State Historical Archives do not maintain vital record books of Vaiguva, Uzventis (Užventis) and Saukenai (Šaukėnai) Jewish Communities for the year 1900 – 1902, so we cannot do the search for the birth record of Bliuma Klazyte (Klazaite, Klaz).

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23. Lith. fam. p’pt – notarised/Apostille – 30 Dec 2021

23.1. Lithuanian family passport – notarised copy with Apostille stamp

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24. LCSA to AB – 6 Jan 2022

24.1. LCSA to AB

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24.2. Instructions

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24.3 LCSA to AB follow up – 11 Jan 2021

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25. LCSA to AB – 6 Jan 2022

25.1. LCSA email

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26. AB to LCSA – 9 Jan 2022

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27. AB to LCSA – 11 Mar 2022

27.1. Email

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27.2. Payment receipt

amir-bodenstein-receipt-to-lith-central-state-archives-11mar22

28. LCSA to AB – received 24 Apr 2022

28.1. LCSA package

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28.2. LCSA cover letter

LETTERHEAD

Lietuvos Centrinis Valstybes Archyvas

Biudzetine istaiga, O. Milasiaus g 21, LT-10102, tel: (8 5) 247 7830, fax: (8 5) 276 5318, el. p. lcva@archyvai.lt

Duomenys kaupiami ir saugomi Juridiniu registre, kodas 190764187

Central State Archives of Lithuania

Budgetary Institution, O. Milasiaus str. 21, LT-10102, tel: (8 5) (8 5) 247 7830, fax: (8 5) 276 5318, e-mail: lcva@archyvai.lt

The data is collected and stored in the Legal Register, code 190764187

SUBJECT LINE

PAZYMA APIE Z. M. LOPIANSKIO PILIETYBE IR GYVENIMA LIETUVOJE

22-03-24  Nr. R4-919

CERTIFICATE ABOUT Z. M. LOPIANSKIS’S CITIZENSHIP AND LIVING IN LITHUANIA

22-03-24  Nr. R4-919

PARAGRAPH 1

Kauno apskrities virsininko archyviniame fonde, pilieciams isduotu uzsienio pasu 1925 m. registracijos gaves pasa Nr. 11456 (vardas ir gimimo – taip dokumente).

According to the archival records (no. 11456) of Kaunas County Governor, in 1925 a foreign passport could be issued to citizens. Following registration they would receive passport (name and date of birth – yes, in the document).

PARAGRAPH 2

PAGRINDAS. F. 402, ap. 1. pol. sk., b. 74, l. 293, a. p. – 294.

BACKGROUND. F. 402, ap. 1. pol. sk., b. 74, l. 293, a. p. – 294.

PARAGRAPH 3

PRIDEDAMA. Lietuvos sioninku organizacijos (“Histadrut Cionuth Belita”) archyviniame fonde saugomos Zcharie-Mendelio Lopianskio, g. 1897 m., isvykusio i Palestina, korteles (F. 588, ap. 1, b. 3453, l. 154 a. p.) bei Vidaus reikalu ministerijos Administracijos departamento archyvviniame fonde, keliones sutaciu nuorasu byloje esancio 1935 m. keliones sutaries Nr. 000932 nuoraso (F. 1367, ap. 5, b. 243, l. 49) kopijos, is viso3 lapai.

ADDED.The archives of the Lithuanian Zionist Organization (Histadrut Cionuth Belita) records that Zcharie-Mendel Lopiansky, born 1897,  travelled to Palestine, cards (F. 588, ap. 1, b. 3453, p. 154 a.). In the archives of the Department of Administration of the Ministry of the Interior, has a copy of a travel agreement for 1935 with reference no. 000932 (F. 1367, ap. 5, b. 243, l. 49), a total of 3 pages.

PARAGRAPH 4

PASTABA. Daugiau ziniu, patvirtinanciu, kad Zacharie Mendelis (Zcharie Mendel) Lopianskis (Lopianski), g. 1897 m., gyveno Lietuvoje ir buvo Lietuvos Respublikos pilietis bei dokumentu, patvirtinanciu, kad jis iki 1940 m. birzelio 15 d. neeteko Lietuvos Respublikos pilietybes, pagal Jusu pateiktus duomenis, archyve saugomuose fonduose nerasta.

NOTE. More information confirming that Zcharie Mendel Lopianski, born in 1897, lived in Lithuania and was a citizen of the Republic of Lithuania and a document confirming that he had lived until 15 June 1940, according to the data provided by you, no citizenship of the Republic of Lithuania has been found in the funds stored in the archive.

PARAGRAPH 5

Papildomai siulome kreiptis i Kauno regionini valstybes archyva (Maironio g. 28B, LT-44249 Kaunas). 

In addition, we suggest you contact the Kaunas Regional State Archives (Maironio St. 28B, LT-44249 Kaunas).

PARAGRAPH 6

Atkreipaime demiesi, kad duomenu gavejas privalo naudoti gautus asmens duomenis Bendrojo duomenu apsaugos reglamento (ES) 2016/679 ir Lietuvos Respublikos asmens duomenu teisines apsuagos istatymo nustatyta tvarka.

Please note that the data recipient must use the received personal data in accordance with the procedure established by the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and the Law on the Legal Protection of Personal Data of the Republic of Lithuania.

SIGNATURE SECTION

Direktorius: Dalius Zizys

Rasytiniu doumentu skyriaus vedeja: Loreta Ciuikiniene

Grazina Baranauskiene, (8 5) 247 7812

Director: Dalius Zizys

Head of the Department of Written Documents: Loreta Ciuikiniene

Grazina Baranauskiene, (8 5) 247 7812

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28.3. LCSA document: notepaper

[Headline in Hebrew] Passport Office in Kaunus (aka: Ministry of Israel in Kaunas)

Tags (in Hebrew la.) / Answers] (mostly in Roman characters)

Family Name                            Lopianskis

Given Name                             Zacharie Mendelis

Address (line 1)                         Kelmes v____ R____

Address (line 2)                        ____ Rai___ ap____

Occupation                                _____ (Hebrew??)

Age [sic]                                    1892

Kind                                           _____ (in Hebrew??)

Subject (line 1)                          _____ (in Hebrew??)   

Subject (line 2)                          bank 1002-1 (in Hebrew??)         

Subject (line 3)                           Bliuma 32    

Subject (line 4)                           Ilene 6

Subject (line 5)                           Imanuel 5      

[LCSA rubber stamp at bottom of page]

Kopia tikra

True copy

* * *

Notepaper (continues)

(Source: Document received from LCSA, 24 April 2022, p. 3)

Lopinaskis Zacharas Mendelis 1897 30/3

Bliuma …. Klasite 1901

Ilene  1928

Imanuelis 1930

pas 219 29 I 35 – 28 I 37 Kaunas

Passport No 219 – 29 January 1935 – 28 January 1937

+ P 28/4 (rest of writing in Hebrew)

P 28 April (rest of writing in Hebrew)

Numbers and letters (some in Roman characters, rest in Hebrew)

(to be decifered)

25-31 / I No. 16191  (rest of line in Hebrew)

25-31 January – No. 16191 (rest of line in Hebrew)

[B&W photo – same as in family passport] L to R, Bliuma, Imanuelis, Ilene, Zacharie

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28.4. LCSA document: ticket (rotated view)

TOP SECTION

Išeivybes biuras

Emigration Office

Hamburg-Südamerikanische Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellschaft

Hamburg–South America Steam Shipping Company

[Image] Cap Arcona

[Image] Cap Arcona

Kaunas, Laisves Aleja 22

22 Freedom Alley, Kaunas

Keliones Sutartis No. 000932

Travel Agreement No. 000932

Siuo yra susitarta, siame kontrakte minetus keleivius nugabenti nuo ___ kl. gelzkeliu, o paskui laivu “SHIP NAME TO BE TRANSCRIBED” plaukianciu is Trieste 1935 m Vasaris men. 20 d. iki Jaffe i ____ prisilaikant antroje puseje emigracijos istatimu pazymetu salygu. 

It is agreed that the passengers mentioned in this contract will be transported in ___ class by rail and then by ship “HANDWRITTEN SHIP NAME TO BE TRANSCRIBED” sailing from Trieste on 20th February 1935 to Jaffa, subject to the conditions laid down in the second half of the emigration laws.

Sutartis igyja galios nuo 1935 m. Vasaris men. 11 d.

This contract takes effect on 11th February 1935.

LEFT COLUMN

Pavarde ir vardas  /  Amžius

LOPIANSKIS Zacharie Mendelis   38

   ”                  Bliuma                      34 

   ”                  Ilene                          6

   ”                  Imanuelis                  5

Surname and first name /  Age

LOPIANSKIS Zacharie Mendelis   38

   ”                  Bliuma                      34 

   ”                  Ilene                          6

   ”                  Imanuelis                  5

Antrašas Lietuvoje Kelme kaimas Kelmes valsč. Raseiniai apskr.

Address: Kelme village in the Kelme parish in Raseiniai county in Lithuania

Antrašas imigracijos kraste Jaffe

Address of immigration is to the Jaffa coast

Kurio pilnamecio emigranto prieziouoje vaziuoja: _____

An adult immigrant is under his care: _____

Pas ka keliauja: _____

Who is travelling to: ____

Emigranto parašas: [Z. M. Lopianskis]

Signature of emigrant: [Z. M. Lopianskis]

RIGHT COLUMN

Gauta nuo emigranto / Lt. / Ct.

Received from emigrant / Lt. (Lithuanian litas) / Ct. (Lithuanian centai)

Europos geležinkelis: ___

European railways: ___

Jūrų kelione: Lt. 534

Sea voyage: Lt. 534

Amerikos ar Kanados geležinkelis: ___

American or Canadian railways: ___

Viso: Lt. 534

Total: Lt. 534

Gauta: Lt. 534

Received: Lt. 534

Lieka primoketi: ___

Remaining to pay: ___

Gauta (zodziais): [HANDWRITING TO TRANSCRIBE]

Received (in words): : [HANDWRITING TO TRANSCRIBE]

Zyminiu mokesčiu apmoketa: Lt. 6

Stamp duty paid: Lt. 6

SMALL CIRCULAR RUBBER STAMP

Pietu Amerika…

South America…

Generaline Ats___ Lietuv___
General ___ of Lithuania

RECTANGULAR RUBBER STAMP

Hamburg-Südamerikanische

Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellschaft

Hamburg–South America

Steam Shipping Company

LARGE CIRCULAR RUBBER STAMP

Lietuvos Centrinis Valstybės Archyvas

Lithuanian Central State Archives
Rasyriniu dokumentu skyriaus vedeja
Head of Written Documents Section

[Signature] Loreta Ciuikiniene
[Date] 2022-03-24

Migracijos istaigos vedejo parasas: [Signature]

Signature of the Head of the Migration Office: [Signature]

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28.5. LCSA document: ticket (sideways view)

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28.6. LCSA envelope

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29. Ed to AB – 8 May 2022

29.1. Photos of Lopianskis family members


29.2. Lopianskis family tree (page 1)

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29.3. Lopianskis family tree (page 2)

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