Schillwen, Šilviai


This map shows the position or outline of the object. Have you found an error? Then we would be happy about a message.

GOV id
  • Schillwen (deu) Source Landgemeinde 12.117
  • Šilviai (lit) (1923) Source page 1090
  • 66131
Number of households
Article about this place in the wiki
Geographic Position
  • 55.3052°N 21.6772°E calculated center position of the place
  • Number of the German 1:25,000 map sheet: 0696
Contact possibilities

If you want to connect with other people interested in Ostpreußen, we suggest to to use our Ostpreußen regional forum..


Am 1.5.1939 Zusammenschluss der Landgemeinden Schillwen und Paßießen zur neuen Gemeinde Schillwen.

Source 1939 - Nr. 180 - S. 65 u. 116

Superordinate objects


 political administration

Superordinate objects

Superordinate objects

name Timespan type Source
Heydekrug (- 1920-01-09) county rural county Source
Heydekrug (lit. Kreis [1945 - 1950]), Rajongemeinde Šilutė [1950-], Šilutės rajonas, Šilutės rajono savivaldybė (1945 -) rural county municipality Source
Heydekrug, Šilutės apskritis (1920-01-10 - 1945) county rural county Source

Subordinate objects

name type GOV-Id Timespan
Schillwen, Šilviai settlement SCHWENKO05UH
Forst settlement FORRSTKO05TH (1939-05-01 - 1945)
Paszieszen, Pašyšiai, Paßießen settlement PASZENKL01UQ (1939-05-01 - 1945)

Images in the GenWiki


	 TEXT: Am 1.5.1939 Zusammenschluss der Landgemeinden Schillwen und Paßießen zur neuen Gemeinde Schillwen. :TEXT says source_275762 (1939 - Nr. 180 - S. 65 u. 116),
	has 1905-12-01 population 167 says source_190237,
	has 1910-12-01 population 166 says source_265044,
	has 1923 name (in lit) Šilviai says source_376235 (p. 1090),
	has 1925-01-20 area 2.8 says source_809740 (p. 50),
	has 1925-01-20 population 153 says source_809740 (p. 50),
	has 1939-05-17 population 474,
	has name (in deu) Schillwen says source_190237 (Landgemeinde 12.117),
	has w-number 66131,
	is from 1920-01-10 until 1945 part of object_298739 says source_275762,
	is from 1939-05-01 (in deu) Gemeinde says source_290143,
	is from 1945 part of object_298717 says source_275295,
	is until 1920-01-09 part of adm_157700 says source_190237,
	is until 1939-04-30 (in deu) Landgemeinde says source_290143;
Quick Search