Records of the Aschkenasi family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 824 records for the surname Aschkenasi (including soundalike names and spelling variants) in the All Galicia Database (the AGD), Gesher Galicia's free searchable collection of genealogical and historical records from the former Austro-Hungarian province of Galicia, which is now eastern Poland and western Ukraine. Here is a sampling of some of the results you can find there:

    census record from Probużna Jewish residents (1932)
  • Berisch ASKENASY
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Jossel ASZKENASY
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Bernard ASCHKENASE, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Anna ASCHKENASY, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Gusta ASCHKENASY, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

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Lviv, Ukraine
GG Member Capital Federal, Buenos Aires
Aug 23, 2022
Myshkovtse, Ukraine
GG Member Montclair, NJ
May 10, 2019
Kopychintsy, Ukraine
GG Member San Diego, CA
Apr 28, 2018

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Records of the Aschkenasi family in Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website

There are 184 search results for the surname Aschkenasi at Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website, a few of which are listed below. Note that results listed below are limited to purely Galician sources, such as telephone and business directories from Galician cities, or school records, but they do not include the many other sources available on his website that span all of pre-war Poland. You may need the free .DjVu web browser plugin to view these files.

  • 1932 Krakow City Address Directory + Miscellaneous Province Directory, image 382 {d696}
    ... Orzeszkowej 10. Aschheim Józef, kupiec. Starowiślna 68. — Maks, urzędnik pryw.. Hetmańska 5. Aschkenasy Joel, kupiec, Kołłątaja 4. Aschkenazy Abraham, pomocnik handlowy. Zamojskiego 25. — Izrael, prywatny, Szeroka 2. Aschnowitz Edward, urzędnik pryw.. Szlak '.i — Sabina, urzędniczka pryw., Szlak 17. Askenase Henryk, właść. realn. urz. Banku . Merkur". Blich 3. tel. 103-95. Asłanowicz Marja ... , piekarz, al. Słowackiego 29 — Norbert, introligator, Florjańska 43. --- Piotr. adj. kolej., Arjańska 13. — Rozalja, bona, Syrokomli 23. Rudolf, em. kolej., Topolowa 27. --- Stanisław, emer. Akcyz. m.. Twardowskiego 44. Stanisław, emer. pułk. W. P.. Pawia 3. Tadeusz, majster introligatorski. Basztowa 3. — Wilhelm, urzędnik poczt.. Topolowa 13. Wojciech, rob. kol.. Kątowa 6. -- Zygmunt, podofic. ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 402 {y94}
    ... studied in the Klojz of the Radomsko Chasidim in Krakow. My father also studied with the Rabbi Firer from Krosno. My father had the ability to reconcile the knowledge of Torah with general science; this result-ed not from attending any sort of school, but from working by himself. The German and Polish lan-guages were not strange to him. He was proficient in speaking and writing Hebrew; using an Ashkenazi pronunciation. My parent’s wedding took place in the year 1907. My father used to tell stories about his family. His father, (my grandfather whose name I bear), Reb. Chaim Shlomoh of blessed memory, died very young and was quite a poor man. In general the entire family was not rich. My father’s grandfather came from Russia. Actually he escaped while serving in the Czarist ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 482 {y94}
    ... to Romania. On the seventh day of Passover, April 14, 1944, we escaped: Mordechai Spitzer, two daughters of the Bobover Rabbi Gitel and Rosa and myself. With the help of a Christian guide we got through the border and after five days we arrived in the town of Arad in Romania. We made an agreement with the guide to bring more Jews from Grosswardtfen. Several days later he came with eight more people. N'echamah Stempel and her two children, Ashkenazi and his wife, Eliezer Rubin, Szlomoh Kenigsberg and Tanenbaum. Mordechai Spitzer continued his rescue mission and with the help of several Christian guides he managed, for a high price, to save about 70 more people. I managed to obtain a certificate to Eretz Israel and my wandering from place to place and the suf-ferings came ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 448 {y114}
    ... their hotel rooms. One of them finished the Amida first, rapidly said Aleinu, and started out of the room. The second, not wanting to interrupt himself in the middle of the Amida, winked at him and asked, "Nu akh?" ("Where are you going?") The first answered that he was looking for someone to go get into a little trouble with... And the one replied, "Nu akh! Shtayim!" (Make it two.) Mazel Tov! Mendl Ashkenazi m/b/a, a popular man who loved a good joke, once met an elderly Jewish stranger at the railroad station. He offered his hand, pronounced a hearty "Sholem-aleikhem!" and wished him mazel tov. The stranger stood in astonish-ment and stared at him: Mazel tov—what for? "Listen," Mendl said, "today's the first time I've seen you since your wedding!" What's Left to the City During ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 471 {y114}
    ... . The Machzikei Limud also organized religious services at their party headquarters, where the young people prayed together on the Sabbath, holidays, and also on weekdays. In this fashion a collective religious and traditional spirit was inculcated. Reb Jecheskiel Zajac, who has been described previously, played a significant role in the development of the local Machzikei Limud, as did Mendl Ashkenazi, who was blessed with organiza-tional talents. The Machzikei Limud in Chrzanow was the only organization in Galicia that existed for over thirty years without interruption. BEIS YAKOV As in almost every Polish city, a Beis Yakov school was established in Chrzanow after World War I. Without doubt it was needed, and it came at just the right time. Although ...

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