Biography of Emma Pelyak

Description:
Born into a lower middle class family in Gomel in 1888. Lived in Leningrad, was unemployed, and was an energetic parishioner of St. Casimir parish. May 8, 1931 – arrested in the case against Fr. Stefan Wojno and others. March 7, 1932 – deprived of the right to live in the twelve major cities and the borderland regions [OGPU Collegium]. Exiled from Leningrad. Fate thereafter unknown. Source: Shkarovskii, p. 276
Variant Names:
Pelyak, Emma; Peliak, Emma Aleksandrovna
Dates:
1888-1932
Locations:
Homelʹ (Belarus); Saint Petersburg (Russia)
Subjects:
female; laity; fate unknown