Records of the Chaitkin family in the All Galicia Database

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

There are 185 search results for the surname Chaitkin 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.

  • Krakow Yizkor Book (1967), image 94 {y258}
  • Krakow Yizkor Book (1967), image 95 {y258}
    Weu› Craccu J fiend Ah ip ^ccietif JJhc. J„ W'mory of FAMILY CHASIN AND FAMILY PINDECK MR. & MRS. MARK CHASIN and Sons
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 79 {y140}
    ... occasion when someone was unusually dressed up. Apart from the established synagogues and chapels, on some occasions Dobromil was visited by "mussar-zugger," revivalist preachers, who delivered their calls to repentance in sermons at the Beis-Medrash in the time between "Mincha and Maariv." Among the workingmen, wrote Saul Miller, they were little heeded. Also on rare occasions, an itinerant "chazan" (cantor, chanter of the synagogue liturgy) stumbled into Dobromil and was admired and praised for his sweet melodies and inspiring in-terpretation of the prayer-book; but then on Sunday volunteers had to beg donations to help cover his expenses. (S.M.) (18) Dobromil under Austrian rule had separate public schools for boys and girls, roughly from age six to ten, four years. There ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 125 {y140}
    ... Kinos"). In the Big Synagogue the "parochess" drapery before the Torah Ark was down, the benches and the prayer stands all turned over, all seated on the earthen floor holding a tallow candle in the hand, and so reciting the mournful Lamentations. We say "reciting" but in truth each was crying over the fall of the Holy Temple; everyone's booklet of "Kinos" was wet with tears, when the "Chazan" (cantor) in his doleful voice accompanied the recital of the Book of Lamentations. For us kids the next day was a lark. First, we did not have to "daven," no one put on "tefillin." Such was the custom: in mourning one does not have a head for "dave-nin." After the morning repetition of "Kinos," everyone, fasting, went in stocking feet to the consecrated ground, the "Beis-Olom" cemetery.27 We kids ...
  • Horodenka Yizkor Book (1963), image 247 {y190}
    ... הטובים, שהיו ואינם עוד. מהם שהלכו לעולמם כדרך כל בשר, ומהם שנרצחו בידי סראי־אדס. וחבל על דאבדין ולא משתכחין. Ur^\i, V v | ־ |י [*ן ITsIru ll&L k '' י Vv i j 'י ' ^ 1.'י ! 1.! 1: 'i'ijjJL הדיין ר׳ מנדל שפירא והחזן יהישע אש בבית הכנסת הגדול. דער דיין ר׳ מענדל שפירא און דער חזן יהושע אש אין דעד גרויסער שיהל. The Dayan Mr. M. Shapira & Chazan Mr. Yehoshua Ash at the Grand Synagogue.

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