Sonia and Shimon Peres with David and Paula Ben-Gurion at the bar mitzvah of their son ; Yoni Peres, August 1965 Over 22,000 names have been added to Jewish Gen's Belarus SIG database in a data set named "Grodno and Volkovysk Uyezd Revision Lists." Primarily, the records are of two types. From the 1858 Revision Lists (census) for Grodno Uyezd (district) towns: Indura (Amdur), Kaminka, Krynki, Lunna, Mosty, Ozery, Skidel, Volpa (Wolp), Vola (Wola) and Berestovitsa, and over 8700 records from the city of Grodno itself. From 1853 alphabetical conscription lists of males from Volkovysk Uyezd towns: Izabelin, Jalowka (Yalovka) Poland, Lopenitsky, Lyskovo, Mstibava, Novy Dvor, Peski, Porozovo, Ros, Svislach, Volkovysk and Zelva. Other significant data included in this data set are: - 1850 revision lists of the Galilee and Israel farming colonies - Additional revision list from the City of Grodno with 400 entries - about 1400 entries from the 1858 revision list for the town of Volkovysk.
After Grodno City (more than 9000 records), the largest collections are for Krynki (1900 entries) and Amdur ("Indura") (1400 entries).
Kramer , Samuel Kramer and Bertha Green ) You could see their pictures and read their stories at; nee Pitov was the daughter of Keila nee Spektor/ Levitan, she was born in Kurenets c 1902.
Badana came to Eretz Israel in 1924 and married Yaakov Dori (1899–1973) (Hebrew: ???? ) who was the first Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). I believe that my paternal grandfather migrated to the US circa 1900..
The trail now points clearly to Baisogala, what was once a tiny shtetl in the Lithuanian countryside.