Gyula (Eduard) Porges (b. ca 1860) married Ilonka/Ilona Kohn (b. 1885).
         He was in the wood processing business, since his father-in-law Markus Kohn inherited the business          from his father Julius Kohn.
         (when Ilonka became seriously ill, she was placed in an institution where she was later executed by the Hlinkova Garda (Slovak SS)).

          Markus Kohn (b. Trencin, Slovakia) married Bertha Frankl (b. ca 1865),
          sister of Philip Frankl (b. Vag-Ujhely, Hungary, 1868), the grand-father of Joyce Eastman.

Alexander Porges (b. Trencin, Slovakia), nicknamed Sanyi, changed name to Porubsky.

Peter Porges / Porubsky (b. 1947) became a surgeon.

Tibor Porges (b. Trencin, Slovakia 1908, d. Santiago de Chile 1994), married Marianna,
           emigrated to Santiago de Chile where he became exporter of hard woods to Europe.
           Tibor Porges is the author of "Judeas Odysee", a book of poems published in Santiago in 1967.

Tibor and Alexander Porges were raised by Alexander Kohn (brother of Ilonka) and Frida Weisz after the divorce of Ilonka and Eduard Porges. Ilonka was unable to care for her children because of a serious illness.


Tibor PorgesJudas Odyssee

Tibor Porges

Source : Joyce Eastman, Orange City, FL, 2000