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Alternate names: Suvainiškis [Lith], Suvainishok [Yid], Suveĭnishki [Rus], Suwejniszki [Pol], Suveiniškis, Suveiniškio, Suvaynishkyay, Suvaynishkis, Suvainiškiai, Myasto Suvaynishkis, Shuvinishok, Suvenishki, Russian: Сувейнишки. סוּווינישאָק-Yiddish. Yisker-bukh fun Rakishok un umgegnt (Johannesburg, 1952). 56°10' N, 25°17' E, on the Latvian border, 11 miles N of Pandėlys, 18 miles NW of Rokiškis. Included in the Rokiškis Yizkor Book. 1900 Jewish population: 684.

CEMETERY: Estimated 50 graves outside of town, down a long, dirt road. Definitely need directions from someone in town. Source: Linda Cantor; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

MASS GRAVE: The woods of Velniaduobe, 5 km from Rokiskis; 149; pic. # 235- 236 US Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad

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