Do you have Jewish ancestors from Talsi? Please contact me if you have information, queries, or photographs to share.
- Blumberg – Descendants of Behr and Levin Blumberg, sons of Yankel, from Talsi and Valdemarpils
- Braun – Family of Elias Braun and Sofia Hamburger, who settled in Punta Arenas, Chile, from Talsi. The link is to a Wikipedia article about Sara Braun, a well-known descendant.
- Friedlander – The Friedlanders of South Africa
- Hirschfeld – Geni tree
- Hummel – The Hummel Family of Talsi, Cousins Connect From Around the World, by Barbara Lichtman Tayar.
- Jordan – Tree part of the Taylor website on MyHeritage.
- Levenson – Geni Tree for Mendel Levenson family
- Thal – There are three large Thal families that resided in the Talsi region. Through Y-DNA testing, there has been no connection found between the families of Moses and Sara and Auzer Jankel. Other connections have yet to be checked.
- JewishGen Family Finder for Talsi – list of researchers with families from Talsi
- Who Was Ivan Teryokin? – a mystery from the Blumberg family
Below is a picture postcard of Rebecka Hirschmann that was given to my relative, Paula Thal, before she left Talsen to come to the United States in 1902. If you have further information about Rebecka, please contact me.
Benson Family Photos – from Gary P
Levinson Family Photos – from Alex B