KHAYKE SIVAK-KIRSH (b. February 10, 1908)
She was born in Monastristsh (Monastyryshche), Ukraine. She immigrated to Montreal in 1923. Over the years 1934-1972, she lived in New York and Detroit, and from 1976 she was in Miami Beach. In book form: Fun mayn nekhtn, zikhroynes (Of my yesterday, memoirs) (Tel Aviv: Problemen, 1981), 139 pp.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 405.