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This is how we know Israel Kino (patriarch who left "Russian Poland" for London) was from a place called Lipno. As a tailor, he would have been first in line for conscription - instead he went to London and started a clothier's shop.
The first Knowles to make it back to our original shtetl
The possible villages from which the Kino family left for England in the 1850s
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