Records of the Cener family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 2104 records for the surname Cener (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:

  • Frajda RICHTER recte SINGER, child of Mendel STRASSBERG and Frometa RYCHTER
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • [no given name] RYCHTER recte SINGER
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • [no given name]
    birth record from Jezierna Jewish Births (1886-1893, 1898-1922)
  • Hersch SINGER
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Hudie SCHEINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Pesie SCHEINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaja Sara SCHEINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Feige SCHEINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Rifka SCHEINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • [stillborn], child of Itzig SINGER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

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

There are 188 search results for the surname Cener 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.

  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 237 {y80}
    ... consisted of clothing, bedding, on all other things including even spare wagon wheels. These items had been accumulated in his warehouse for many decades, he never sold these collateral's and kept it for the borrower or their heirs to redeem. On this Saturday the authorities which consisted of Poles, sent horse and wagons to his place which was situateJ in the center of the town and began loading the hundreds of items and carting them off to the police station. This act by the Polish officials carting away of the collatoral items from the warehouse on a Saturday, was nothing but the act of anti-Semitism on the part of the Polish authorities, as they could have postponed the confiscation for a day or two. I lived through the same kind of desecration of the Jewish Sabbath thirty-five years ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 386 {y114}
    ... Stream, he said to me, "Leo Slezak (a famous singer and actor) wore this wig when he came to Katowice as a guest star." He en-vied the opportunity I had to wear Slezak's wig. Of course, I considered it a great honor. Some time later we performed Gordon's The Wild Man. The madman was played so convincingly by Shloyme Grubner that sometimes I felt that "Lemekh" really was crazy. In the play Lemekh hates his father, whom I played. In the second act ... was carried out under the capable direction of Motl Rosner. We decided to build a Jewish community center. Zelinger's hall was too small for our productions. In a Jewish community center we would open a Yiddish library, a reading room, and a theater with a real stage. This effort, then, would constitute our cultural program. We assembled all of ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 389 {y114}
    ... discussions; 3. Distribution of Yiddish books; 4. Instruction in speaking and writing Yiddish well; 5. Theatrical performances; and 6. Improving the economic situation of the proletarian youth of Chrzanow. Among the speakers who visited us I remember the brilliant personalities of Zerubavel, Alexander Chashin, Chrzanowicz (Kasriel), Nachman Mifelev (who came to Chrzanow countless times and came to like the town very much). Yakov Kener and Binyomin Kohn once missed the train back to Cracow. They had to spend the entire night walking around the town, because not a single hotel would give these "bums" a place to sleep. Kutz the night watchman saw them, and almost arrested them. I was wakened in the middle of the night, and thanks to Berish Kleber, a Jewish night watchman ...
  • Czortkow Yizkor Book (1967), image 73 {y125}
    ... auszusprcchcn. Aus Grundcn dcr Oportunitat, die ich mund* lich besser aussprechcn konnte musste ich mir dies bisher vcrsagcn. Nun bcsucht mich Herr Landau aus Prcmysl, dcr bchauptct mit Ihnen verkehrt zu haben und erbittet sich cine Vcrbindung zwischcn Euer Ehr* wurdcn und mir herzustellcn. Er wird Ihncn sagen, was ich ihm gcsagt habe, ihsbesondere. dass cs mein Wunsch ware, Ihren Hcrrn zum Zwcck ciner wichtigen Unterredung hier in Wien zu sehen. Mit dcm Ausdruckcn aufrichtigcr Vcrchrung bin ich Euer Ehrwurdcn crgcbcner Dr. Theodor Hcrzel. כשהרב לאנדא הגיע לצ׳ורסקוב, מסר, כנהוג, את המכתב לידי הגבאי (כנראה לר׳ אהרן דוהל) לקראו באזני הרבי. לפי ערות בנו של הרב לאנדא (מובא ב״הארץ״ מה־12 ביולי 1953, וכן על יסוד שיחה אישית אתו), סיפר אביו לאחר מכן, כי הגבאי דבר בבוז ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 156 {y76}
    ... und die Not der verelendeten Massen führte ihn zur Arbeiter-Bewegung. Er marschierte an der Spitze der von Not und Arbeitslosigkeit bedrängten Demonstranten. Dazu gehörte nicht nur Mut, sondern auch völlige Selbstlosigkeit, denn der junge Jurist der begonnen hatte sich eine Existenz aufzubauen und dessen Klientel die Fabrikanten waren - unter-stutezt gerade die Feinde seiner Brotgeber - die Arbeiterschaft! Die politische Gesinnung Dr. Traubners wurzelte tief im sozialistischen Ideengut. Sie basierte auf dem Wissen um die historische Entwicklung der Wirtschaft und die entscheidende Stellung der Arbeiterschaft, die sie durch den Klassenkampf er-ringen soll. Dr. Traubner kam im engen Kontakt mit den jüdi-sehen Arbeitermassen in Galizien und Polen. Die bedrängte Lage dieser Menschen ...

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