Records of the Cener family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 2581 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)
  • Israel Leib SINGER
    census record from Probużna Jewish residents (1932)
  • Izydor CHOINER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Abraham SCHACHTER, spouse of Jenta SINGER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Abraham SCHEINER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Abraham SCHEINER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Anna SCHEINER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

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

There are 183 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.

  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 558 {y94}
    ... managed to survey the shtetl as a whole, not from a b'rd’s-eye view and certainly not from the heights of a plane. The highest vantage-point I ever attained was from our attic, perched on the higher rungs of a wooden ladder. Through the cracked roof and the wooden beams, rotted from the winter snows and the summer rains, one could sec just one small lane, no more. In my imagination I see the shtetl as a kind of giant, two-headed tortoise : its fat belly is the "rink", the business center and Jewish quarter; its feet — the lanes, sprawled sideways; its first neck — the l›ath leading to the scrap-iron store in what was once Yantsche Druckernick the printer’s house. Built on a slope the house, only the upper part of which was visible, seemed to be sinking and about to fall down ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 561 {y94}
    ... hall for public meetings and cinema shows. A new movie was brought every week and the number of Jews among the audience was high. It was they, actually, who paid for the upkeep of the cinema and ensured its profitability. During one of the summer months of 1930 the ,Beit Yehuda" center decided to bring one of the troupes of the Yiddish Theatre to the town for a number of performances. I no longer remember the name of the troupe or the play (the reference is to the actor Yonnas ... the Zionist movement. The General Zionists, Gordonia. Hashomer Hatza’ir, Mizrachi and the revisionist ,,Menorah" succeeded in co-ordinating their use of the center’s meeting-room for their Zionist activities. The Jews of Brzozow were very proud of their center and it was much frequented by both the ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 386 {y114}
    ... 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 ... that their second-rate productions would get nowhere in Chrzanow. Thus our cultural work 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. ...
  • 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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