JewishGen Home Page

ViewMate




ViewMate Posting VM 6086

Submitted by Hava Porat

Bookmark and Share Share This Image

Information Picture Question
Category: Do you recognize?
Approval Date: 7/29/2009
Family Surname:
Country: Israel
Town: jerusalem
Date of Image: In the 40th
Click the picture to enlarge

I found the picture in my father's album.that it in I think that it was taken in Israel maybe in Motza in the years 1935 - 1940. My father Meie Degani former Yechiel Korn was a student in the Hebrew University from 1935. He rented a room in Motza maybe these sre the family. Can you identify anyone?

You must be registered and logged in to respond to images.
Read the FAQs here to learn how to send thanks to a translator.


On  Response 
8/1/2009 The older woman on the left with the cane bears a remarkable resemblance to our great-grandmother,Maresa Serce Stimler-Maurer,possibly born in Tarnow in 1875 or 17 Feb 1880. She was married to Chaim Mordche-Markus Offen,b.1872, Mielec,Galicia. The bearded elder to the right of her in the photo, however, is not Chaim Mordche.
She resided at II Herminengasse IO/II,Vienna,Austria on 16 Apr 1923. She returned to Mielec to run the family lumberyard and was shot on March 7, 1942? in front of her house at 3-go Maja by the Nazis because she had a "broken leg" and couldn't walk...
Bookmark and Share Share This Image

You must be registered and logged in to respond to images.
Read the FAQs here to learn how to send thanks to a translator.

Have a ViewMate success story? Please share it using the Help page form.
All times shown on ViewMate are in US Mountain Time
Last Updated 2 Aug 2014
ViewMate idea and author: Bernard Israelite Kouchel ז״ל
Web Author: Josef Herz, updated by John Berman, Gary Sandler
Edmond J. Safra Plaza | 36 Battery Place | New York, NY 10280
646.437.4326 | info@jewishgen.org | © 2014, JewishGen. All rights reserved.