- A Week In Lithuania - Aug. 2009

Introduction     Background     Machtas    Kaunas    Vilnius    Lietuva


Aleksandras Ziselis
Ester Ente

The Children

Chess - Facts
Chess - Championships
Chess - Olympiad 1
Chess - Olympiad 2

The Bank

Tel Aviv

The Grandchildren

The Great Grandchildren

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This chapter tells the story
of the Macht(as) family.
Aleksandras Ziselis and Ester Ente
were born and raised in Kaunas.
They got married
and had children.

Aleksandras Ziselis was a chess player.
He became the champion of Lithuania
and represented his country
in a couple of chess Olympiads.

His main occupation though
was to serve as the manager
of one of the most important banks
in the first Republic of Lithuania.

In 1936 they left Lithuania
and moved to Tel-Aviv
with their children.
Their grandchildren
were born there.
Their great grandchildren
were born there as well.

Ester and Alexander Zisel Macht
as well as they children
did not come back to Lithuania
and to their home city of Kaunas.

more than 7 decades on
in the Summer of 2009
some of their grandchildren
and great grandchildren did. Lietuva- Machtas - Lithuania - Macht - kaunas - Vilnius - Summer ליטא-ליטא  - טיול שורשים לליטא  - קובנה - וילנה  - קיץ  2009