Posted By:Thomas Shapira
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Subject:Re: Shapira from Kiev, Russia
Post Date:August 31, 2002 at 20:09:58
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Forum:Shapira Family Genealogy Forum
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I can come close. Charles Shapira was from berdichev, near Kiev, and left in 1882 with his entire family, wife Esther, sons Morris and Abraham, daughters Famie and Pearl. It is possible that the name in Russia wasn't Shapira - possibly Dworkin (Dvorkin?).