Why did your ancestors flee?Recall the history at the time they were fleeing. Recall the history of Romania when it was under Soviet Union control? Why did they, for better life, for a job. Here are some websites why people were leaving from Poland.It could apply to any nationality. http://members.aol.com/_ht_a/suchgo/leaving.htmhttp://members.aol.com/_ht_a/suchgo/leaving.htm www.iabsi.com/gen/public If no satisfactory replies,you might consider hiring a researcher in Romania to see if he can research your family line.