Finkelstein/Ratzerdorfer/Rozenbojm/Scharmann

Visa Recipients

  • FINKELSTEIN, Abel
    Age 39
  • FINKELSTEIN, Bernard
    Age 6
  • FINKELSTEIN, Caroline
    Age 3
  • FINKELSTEIN, Chaim P
    Age 66
  • FINKELSTEIN, Chaja Sara née GROSSFELD P
    Age 45
  • FINKELSTEIN, Toni née KLEIN
    Age 31
  • RATZERDORFER, Caroline
    Age 13
  • RATZERDORFER, Chava Emma née FINKELSTEIN P
    Age 42
  • RATZERDORFER, Sigismond P
    Age 50
  • ROZENBOJM, Maria née FINKELSTEIN
    Age 40
  • SCHARMANN, Ariel
    Age 9
  • SCHARMANN, Carole/Carola Keila
    Age 4
  • SCHARMANN, Martin P
    Age 38
  • SCHARMANN, Saly Sara née FINKELSTEIN P
    Age 35
  • SCHARMANN, Vera
    Age 2

About the Family

The members of this extended family are presumed to have received visas from Aristides de Sousa Mendes in France in June of 1940. They crossed into Portugal, where they resided in Figueira da Foz.

Abel and Toni FINKELSTEIN, together with their children Bernard and Caroline, sailed from Lisbon to New York on the vessel Nea Hellas in October 1940.

Chaim and Chaya FINKELSTEIN sailed from Lisbon to New York on the vessel Siboney in November of 1940 in transit to Venezuela.

The RATZERDORFER family sailed on the vessel Excalibur from Lisbon to New York in August 1940.

The SCHARMANN family sailed from Lisbon to Brazil on the vessel Serpa Pinto and from there to New York on the ship Argentina.

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