Selma was domestic help for the Shlosberg family

RUTH Plaut is looking for descendants of the Shlosberg family.

They lived at 398 Bury New Road in Manchester and employed Selma Plaut as a domestic.

Selma, Ruth's mother, emigrated to England in 1939 from Essen, Germany.

Email or telephone 0161-798 7358

Leeds search

Dr Michael Baffsky is searching for a family called Sunderland, from the Leeds area.

In 1873, Nathan Sunderland married Rebecca Jacobson, and they had 5 children - Harris, Jack, Annie (Horowitz), Sarah (Ginsberg) and Rachel (Rosenberg).


Family tree

SUSAN Winter, of New Jersey, has been working on her family tree since 1978, but has struggled to find information on her grandfather Joseph Gill's birth in Leeds.

Joseph was born on July 10, 1906 and his brother Jacob on September 23, 1907.

Their parents were Hyman and Rose Silver Gill.


Sweet shop

FORMER Liverpool Hebrew School pupil Cyril Bradley moved to America in 1954.

Now living in Detroit, Cyril's father owned a sweet shop in Lodge Lane, Liverpool.

Anyone who remembers him should email

Glasgow 1950

MARGARET Krukowski (nee Swan) is looking for anyone who remembers the family which lived at 111 Gorbals Street, Glasgow around 1950.

Margaret's family were neighbours.


Wolf sisters

HYMIE Eisman, of Sydney, is looking for sisters Ruth and Doreen Wolf or Ester Rifkin.


DANCE MEMORIES: Sheila Rose (nee Brown), who now lives in Modi'in, Israel, found these pictures of events at the Waterpark Club in Salford from the 1950s. Sheila, who was secretary of the Waterpark Dance committee, would love to hear from anyone on the pictures. Email or telephone 0161-741 2631

Clarence House job

Teresa Kirchner, of South Carolina, wants to locate the work history of her mother-in-law Gerda Ruth Meyer during her years in Britain, 1949-1952.

Gerda worked at Clarence House in London for a time and also as a doctor in Manchester. She would also like to know who Gerda, right, is pictured with.

Email or phone 001-803 755 1469.

To make an appeal, email MIKE COHEN at
Please include your home address and contact telephone number.

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