Biography of Ignacy Juchniewicz

Description:
Born into a peasant family in Vilnius province in 1873. Lived in Leningrad, worked as a metalworker at a factory and was a member of the parish council of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church. April 8, 1920 – he signed a telegram to Lenin protesting the arrest of Archbishop Jan Cieplak. In April 1920 he was arrested in the “Polish Affair” and sentenced to three months in a camp [Metropolitan City Extraordinary Committee]. Fate thereafter unknown. Source: Shkarovskii, p. 289
Variant Names:
Juchniewicz, Ignacy; I︠U︡khnevich, Ignatiĭ Kazimirovich
Dates:
1873-1920
Locations:
Vilnius (Lithuania)
Subjects:
male; laity; fate unknown