Tagged Australiian Jews

Seeking Kin: From Down Under, a gaze toward the Old Country

Naomi Bloch's great-grandparents, Shlomo and Esther-Temme Rosenberg, pictured here, led the family's exodus eastward after Russia expelled the Jews of Siauliai in 1915. (Courtesy Naomi Bloch)

The Seeking Kin column aims to help reunite long-lost relatives and friends. BALTIMORE (JTA) – Several “Seeking Kin” columns have presented people’s searches for descendants of relatives who emigrated from Eastern Europe to the United States. Now comes Naomi Bloch of Melbourne, Australia, with a search involving a twist:… Read more »