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Posted by: Pat Date: March 05, 2001 at 19:19:21
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My surnames:
Kumpakiske/Kumpakszke, Schultz>Lithuania>NY>IL>AL>MS Pendarvis>SC>FL>MS Creel>SC>TN>MS>AL
I am looking for information on my g-grandfather. He changed his name from KUMPAKISKE to SCHULTZ when he came to the USA in 1903.
Henry Kress "Kumpakiske" Schultz b. Nov 28, 1872 in Kaunas, Lithuania, (then Russia) d. Oct 27, 1961 in Singing River Hospital, Jackson County, Pascagoula, MS. Married Marie on April 6, 1897 in Lithuania. Buried at Union Cementry, Jackson Co, Moss Point, Mississippi, USA. All Kumpakiske-Schultz records are from family members, letters, bible, and legal records.
Henry was in Russian Army for 2 years. He left Lithuania for America from Riga, on Feb 15, 1903, on the Ship Pennsylvania, costing $11.00 one way from Riga. He arrived at Ellis Island, New York on July 12, 1903, with brother George, and sister Casandra and $3.50 in his pocket. Henry worked to save money for his wife to come to USA. Henry came to USA to stay with a family member, John Kessel (no info on John). Henry's parents:
........? Kumpakiske b? d. May 25, 1911 in Kaunas, Lithuania, (then
..........+ Anna b. d ?
..............Kristupas b d in Kaunas, Lithuania ..............Anne b d in Kaunas, Lithuania ..............George born in Kaunas, Lithuania He came to America with Henry d. ILL?
...............+married ? ILL
................son b. ILL died at age of 13. ..............Casandra b. in Kaunas, Lithuania She came to America with Henry, no info on her.
Henry's wife:
...........+Marie Mie (Meja?) b. June 18, 1883 in Kaunas, Lithuania d. May 31, 1963 in Singing River Hospital, Jackson County, Pascagoula, MS Buried at Union Cementry, Jackson Co, Moss Point, MS. Her parents:
John Mie b. d. in Kaunas, Lithuania
..............+ Rose Delaw b.d. in Kaunas,
their children:
..................1 sister, 2 brothers b.d. in Kaunas, Lithuania
Any info on this family would be great.
Pat Creel Kendrick

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