Records of the Caplan family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 90 records for the surname Caplan (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:

  • Scheindel, daughter of Abrah. KOPLAN
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Sora, daughter of Abrah. KOPLANN and -
    1807 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Sara KAPLAN, daughter of Abraham
    1810 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Leib KAPLON
    1819 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Beyle KAPLAN
    1831 death record from Drohobycz Jewish Deaths (1816-1852)
  • Ester Meriem ROSENSTRAUCH, daughter of Nissen ROSENSTRAUCH and Menuche KOPLAN [KAPLAN]?
    1836 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Isaac Chaim, son of Simon BLASS and Ettel KAPLAN
    1837 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Rifke KIASCHEK also KAPLAN r. HUF, daughter of Isaac HUF
    1839 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Feige Pessel ROSENSTRAUCH, daughter of Nissen Leib ROSENSTRAUCH and Menuhe [Menuche] Freude KAPLON
    1842 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Rifke RISCHEL r. KAPLAN
    1844 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)

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

There are 189 search results for the surname Caplan 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.

  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 420 {y94}
    ... in the shtetl. When a Jew had a problem he would bring it to Reb Israel Freund to see if he could help. Mother and the five daughters were very proud of him. Our house was a haven of love and tranquility. Today I am still proud of being Israel Freund’s daughter. The above are the facts I wanted to see included in Brzozow’s memorial book. Wishing you all health and success. 10.12.82 Celia Kaplan Dear Friends and fellow-townsmen, I would like to have the names of the Freund family included in the memorial book for Brzozow — those of my dear parents and sisters. It is true that my parents appear in the memorial book of "Yad Vashem" but your book commemorates the shtetl where my dear ones and their children were born and where they ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 577 {y94}
    ... Father’s Home M. Amit 148 My Family G. Seelenfreund 150 The Oestreicher Family H. Bank 151 The Schertz Family H. Bank 152 The Ringel Family H. Bank 153 The Trachman Family H. Bank 153 The Kintzler Family H. Bank 154 A letter B. Berglass 154 A letter C. Kaplan 155 A forgotten family S. Weiss 155 My family E. Weiss 156 My shtetl and family B. Hann 157 The Henig family A. Levite 158 A tragic family R. Seelenfreund 160 R’ Israel Feith H. Bank 161 Our family A. 1. Laufer 162 The Jewish intelligentzia M. Amit ...
  • Mosty-Wielkie Yizkor Book (1975), image 421 {y347}
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  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 391 {y94}
     4&י up in the confusion. They fled from Brzozow to Przemysl, next to Lwow, and there they were killed in the most tragic manner. Honored be his memory. / PROF. F. KORN minding one slightly of Charlie Chaplin, but behind this facade hid the impressive character of a serious and honourable man. As a civic serveant he did not concern himself with world affairs. He was not active in high politics, but always concerned himself with the problems of the little man, ...
  • Husiatyn Yizkor Book (1968), image 235 {y198}
    ... likewise. I rented a room in Yosel Duvid’s dwelling, since I had secured a few pupils, whom I tutored. Some homes were broken; many families had quit their abodes: those who remained, endeavored to continue existence as best they could. Soon the Russian army was driven from Galicia. In our towrn, the war raged. Humans remained in cellars for days. Moishe Kaplun’s cellar held ten families. In the cellars, meals were eaten; there, too, humans lodged. The children and I maintained ourselves in our abode, inas-much as adjustment in the cellar was too difficult. Procurement of water was tougher than rounding up of food. When the shooting lessened in intensity, those in the cellars made their way to Simon Altcr’s well, on the hill. During our quest for water, as the shooting ...

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