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Chana Palet (Meilach) May

Chana Palet (Meilach) May[1, 2]

Female 1903 - Abt 1975  (72 years)

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  • Name Chana Palet (Meilach) May  [1
    Born 1903  Glazmanka (Gostini), Latvia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 10008 
    Died Abt 30 Dec 1975  Cincinnati, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 31 Dec 1975  Birmingham, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I10008  aojd
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2011 

    Father Scheitze (Isiah Isaac) Meilach,   b. Abt 1869, , , , Latvia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1908, Glazmanka (Gostini), Latvia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Family ID F3591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: 1903. Chana Palet Meilach [later changed to May when came to the US], borm in Glazmanka, Latvia. [Source: Sam Manevich notes of Aug 1998.] NAME Question: Chana Palet Meilach. Why is her burial listed as Anna Pranikova Grusin? Note: Her husband's name was Mosey Pranikov. IMMIGRATION: Came to the US either in mid-1940s after WWII [Source: Eugene Feigelson, March 25, 1992 document on trip to Latvia.] or in1939 to visit the relatives in Birmingham. When WWII broke out, she stayed here and didn't return. [Source: Phyllis Weinstein, Oct 1998.] FAMILY NOTES: Had a beautiful voice. Had polio. During the 1930s-1940s would visit Benny & Necha Grusin and the other Grusin families around Birmingham for about a month each summer. [Source: Al Danenberg email of Sep 2003.] DEATH PLACE Question: Died in Cincinnati, Ohio [Source: Sam Manevich notes of Aug 1998.] or in Birmingham, Alabama [see below]? DEATH: 1975 Birmingham, AL. [Source: Phyllis Weinstein, Oct 1998.] BURIAL: 31 Dec 1975. Anna Pranikova Grusin. Buried in Knesseth-Beth-El Cemetery in Birmingham, AL. Old Section, Lot 065, Grave 6. [Source: Jewish Cemetery Project, Jewishgen web site and email from AL cemetery coordinator, Fred Ward, Oct 2000.] [1]

  • Sources 
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