Biography of Iraida Prudovskaya

Born into the family of a bureaucrat in Riga in 1885. Lived in Moscow and joined the Abrikosov community of Russian Catholics. In 1927, after the arrest of Sr. Hyacinth Zolkina, she became the keeper of the community’s library. In 1933 – arrested in the second case against Anna Abrikosova and other Russian Catholics. February 19, 1934 – sentenced under Articles 58-10 and 58-11 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR to five years in corrective labor camps [OGPU Collegium]. Sent to Bamlag (?). Fate thereafter unknown. Sources: Osipova (1999), p. 336; Abrikosova et al. (1934)
Variant Names:
Prudovskaya, Iraida; Prudovskaia, Iraida Vasil'evna
Rīga (Latvia); Moscow (Russia); Svobodny (Amur River, China and Russia)
female; clergy and religious; fate unknown