Source Information

LitvakSIG
Scott Noar, comp. Lithuania, Vilnius City Directory, 1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: 1915 Vsia Vilna. List of Inhabitants of Vilna and Subscribers of the Vilensko Telephone Service. Vilnius, Lithuania: 1915. This data is provided by LitvakSIG, an independent organization, in partnership with JewishGen.org.

About Lithuania, Vilnius City Directory, 1915

The 1915 Vsia Vilna (All of Vilna) database contains over 17,400 entries from the 1915 city directory for Vilnius, Lithuania.

The entries are from the section entitled, "List of Inhabitants of Vilna and Subscribers of the Vilensko Telephone Service." While most of the entries are for families and individuals, the entries also include those businesses and government offices with telephone service. The directory was written in Russian.

Entries for families and individuals usually list only the head of the household, not the spouses nor the children. The information given may include:

  • Surname

  • Give Name

  • Father's Given Name

  • Occupation/Business

  • Address

  • Telephone Number

  • Other Comments