CousinsConnection
Building a Family Tree for all variations of
Kitces, Keces, Keses, Kitzes, Ketzis, Kitzis, Kicis, Kitsis, Chitis, and Кицис
As well as
Charest, Pearson, Gordon, Westheimer, Greenwald, Simon, Rohr, Dunsky
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Welcome
Welcome to our family website. We have almost 27,000 individuals in over 10,000 families. Please explore the site and let me know what you think. You can see most of the site without a log-in. If you want to register, please do, and you will have greater access, including some of the data that is too sensitive for the general public.

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Most Wanted -Please let us know if you have any information about the people and photos listed here. NEW photos added May 2016

What's New - View the latest updates made to the site.



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> Website News
16 Jun 2020 - Added 1,100 people in 430 families. Mostly descendants of Schmai Westheimer (b. 1765 in Billigheim, Germany. This includes the Westheimer families from Houston.

22 Apr 2020 - Added 200 people in 50 families. Mostly changes to the top of the Kitzes tree. Most US branches now linked.

28 Mar 2020 - Added 700 people in 300 families. Plus about 3,500 new facts and details

23 Jun 2019 - Added 550 people in 250 families. Plus about 2,500 new facts and details

20 Jun 2019 - As a result of the recent hack incident, I have updated the website to the lates version. New capablities include much better displays on phones and tablets, as well as many new features.

27 Jan 2019 - Added 600 people in 325 families. Plus about 2,500 new facts and details
15 Jun 2018 - Added 1500 people in 600 families. Mostly additions to the Jarast branch and the Oppenheimer family from Aub
05 Jan 2018 - Added 700 people in 250 families. Mostly additions to the Kharast/Jarast branch
23 Jun 2017 - Added 1150 people in 450 families
2 Aug 2016 - Added 500 people in 250 families
16 Apr 2016 - Added 600 people in 250+ families. Mostly descendants of Isak Moses Mergentheimer (b~1759)
28 Aug 2015 - Added 600 people in 200 families Plus many new facts
24 Feb 2015 - Added 450 people in 250 families
20 Aug 2014 - Added 600 people in 175+ families. Mostly descendants of Raphael Moses Mannheimer (1768-1842)
8 Jun 2014 - Added 450 people in 150 families. Many new facts - dates/places
5 oct 2013 - Added 200 people in 70+ families. More descendants of Label Dunsky Plus a new Kitzis branch
15 Sep 2013 - Added 800 people in 300+ families. Mostly descendants of Label Dunsky
31 Jul 2013 - Added 300 people in 150+ families. Many new facts - dates/places
4 Jul 2013 - Upgraded website software to latest version
7 Apr 2013 - Added 750 people in 275+ families. Mostly descendants of Bahle Weiss Pfeiffer
3 Feb 2013 - Added 400 people in 200+ families. Thousands of new facts - dates/places
15 May 2012 - Added 900 people in 400+ families. Mostly descendants of Abraham Strauss
15 Mar 2012 - Added 700 people in 300+ families. Many dates/places updated also
20 Dec 2011 - Family Tree Update -- mostly additions/corrections to dates and places. Also more photos
28 Apr 2011 - Added 500+ people in 230+ families.
     Mostly Charest/Kharast/Arost/Harsat
19 Oct 2010 - Added 500+ people in 300+ families
11 Feb 2010 - "Uncle Harry's" Movies are coming online. Look in Videos.
22 Jan 2010 - Russian is now available!
20 Jan 2010 - Spanish is now available!
21 Dec 2009 - Welcome to the new site!!
More to come!


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Family News

Recent Deaths
  Last Name, Given Name(s) [Married Name(s)]    Born    Birth Location    Died    Death Location 
Ludmer, Rosa [Cukier]   1 Sep 1958   17 Apr 2020  Sao Paulo, Brazil 
Shur, Ralph K.   7 Apr 1952   29 Mar 2020   
Luria, Tzvia Rachel [Halberstam] [Blau]   Abt 1928   28 Feb 2020  Bnei Brak, Israel 
Cooper, Stephen   21 Feb 1941  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA  25 Feb 2020   
Kitsis, Paulina [Ludmer]   25 May 1931   24 Jan 2020   


Recent Births
  Last Name, Given Name(s)    Born    Birth Location 
Rohr, [Son]  7 Jun 2020  Israel  
Wollek, Margeaux Lauren  21 Apr 2020  Washington, District of Columbia, USA  
Landry, Oliver  26 Jan 2020   
De Zwirek, Ilai Hayim  6 Jan 2020  Toronto, Ontario, Canada  
Genter, Lennox Samuel  23 Dec 2019   


Recent Marriages
  Last Name, Given Name(s)    Spouse Name    Date of Marriage    Place of Marriage 
Rosenberg, Geremy  Kitces, Hana Elizabeth  24 Jun 2020  New York, New York, USA  
Connamacher, Richard Jacob  Myers, Ria  14 Mar 2020  San Mateo, San Mateo, California, USA  
Goldman, George Mitchell  Ginsburg, Ashley  14 Dec 2019    
Hart, Jonathan Hillel  Fauteux, Simon  28 Jul 2019  Montreal, , Quebec, Canada  
Orbach, Arik Victor  Janus, Charlotte  29 Jun 2019  Elgin, Kane, Illinois, USA