Schaja/Weiden

SCHAJA, Chaja Sara (age 1)
SCHAJA, Efroim Fischel (Visa # 2223 – age 30)
SCHAJA, Frimet Rifka (age 3)
SCHAJA, Hene (Visa # 2222 – age 31)
SCHAJA, Hilde Hudes (age 6)
SCHAJA, Jacob (Visa # 2212 – age 37)
WEIDEN, Jachet née SCHAJA (Visa # 2206 – age 70)
WEIDEN, Josef (Visa # 2207 – age 65)

The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 18, 1940.

The SCHAJA and WEIDEN family crossed into Portugal, where they lived in Curia. They sailed on the ship Nyassa from Lisbon to New York in April 1941.

Efroim Fischel SCHAJA

Efroim Fischel SCHAJA













Photo courtesy of the Felix Archives in Antwerp.