Biography of Anton Enes

Born into a peasant family in Karamin, Taurida province, on January 22, 1876. He finished the village school. Lived in Yevpatoria, where he worked on his own farmstead. In 1934 his farm was bankrupt by backbreaking taxes; he joined the “Red Transportnik” workers’ cooperative and worked as a stable hand. April 1, 1936 – arrested in a case against Catholic clergy and laity (Frison et al.). The charges stated that “over the course of several years he had close contact with the German pastor Frison.” Sent to Simferopol Prison for further investigation. June 19, 1936 – charged under Articles 58-10 and 58-11 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR, but the investigators were unable to prove the charges. May 29, 1936 – released from prison. Fate thereafter unknown. Source: Sokolovskyi, pp. 65-66
Variant Names:
Enes, Anton; Enes, Anton I︠A︡kovlevich
Karamin (Tavricheskai︠a︡ gubernii︠a︡, Ukraine); I︠E︡vpatorii︠a︡ (Ukraine); Simferopolʹ (Ukraine)
male; laity; fate unknown