Martinkus was my maternal grandfather's birth name. Sauka was my maternal grandmother's maiden name. They immigrated to Massachusetts from the village of Luokė, in Telšiai County. This site documents everything I've learned on this life changing expedition.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Where It All Opened Up
In my browsing around the Ancestry website, and whilst trying out different variations of the last name MARTINKUS, I found this WW II draft card. It gave me the clearest and best clue to my research yet.