Keep digging going backwards to finally locate a document that will give you a place of birth from where to start. backwards: YOU [records] your father Gary; [records that you should have] Gary's father: [ your father should know about his father] Your ggrandfatherJoseph ROMANS - 1871- 1933 Alzbieta DAUKSIS 1912 - 1988 [whose wife was she] I would think that her US documents - would have her place of birth.
Does anyone here know of the Romans family from Great Neck? Joseph Romans (around 1871-1933) & Elizabeth (Alzbieta) Dauksis (1912-1988) immigrated from Galicia, Austria(?) & Lithuania-by-way-of-Scotland, respectively. Their children were Elizabeth (1939), Ronald (1941), Joseph (1945), all born in Mineola, & my father, Gary (1954) in Manhasset.
How did you find this out: Lithuania-by-way-of-Scotland?
DAUKSIS surname and Lithuania puts a different twist to your research. Dauksis, AdamSuwalky3018731903viewviewviewviewview Dauksis, AlexanderKeydany2018871907viewviewviewviewview Dauksis, Ambrosius2918671896viewviewviewviewview Dauksis, JonasJekstani, Russia1918931912 source: www.ellisislandrecords.org