Biography of Sofia Kliamko

Description:
Born into a worker’s family in St. Petersburg in 1912. Lived in Leningrad, worked as an accountant in the post office, and belonged to St. Stanislaus parish. In April 1932 she was arrested in connection with the case against Fr. Augustine Proncketis and others. In June 1932 she was released from prison because of a “lack of facts constituting a crime.” In April 1935 she was again arrested and, at age 23, forcibly placed in a psychiatric hospital on the bank of the Priazhka River. Fate thereafter unknown. Source: Shkarovskii, p. 264
Variant Names:
Kli︠a︡mko, Sofii︠a︡ I︠U︡rʹevna; Kliamko, Sofia
Dates:
1912-1935
Locations:
Saint Petersburg (Russia)
Subjects:
female; laity; fate unknown