A small town in Southern Lithuania
Where the Jewish Community is no more
The incredible Marcel Glaskie !
It was Marcel who provided me with so much basic information about Vilkaviskis - I have a debt to Marcel
Marcel has created a fabulous site dedicated to the other site of his family it is a work of love and art
How the Glaskie came to England !
On the right 1891 Manchester Census the Finkelstein family were from Vilkaviskis, their son Michael was married to my grandfather's sister Leah Glaskie
On the left is the USA passport application for Jacob Glaskie, indicating that he was born in Vilkavishkis, Jacob had a wife and family living in Manchester England, & emigrated alone to the USA, he was later followed by his son Charles Glaskie, who changed his family name to Glass
From Marcel's Vilkaviskis Album