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.

  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 389 {y114}
    ... Grubner, Shimen Laufer, and others. Our assigments were to arrange for: 1. Public discussions of issues facing the Jewish people; 2. Literary 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 ...
  • 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
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 242 {y80}
    ... were working at the sweat shops, he had no one to converse with. He used to go to the shoe shop of Yoisip Raucher on Pitt Street, also in New York. There he would sit on the low shoe maker stool and watch Raucher making shoes, while they chatted about Boibcrkc. Observing the scene in the shoe shop once I was reminded of the role Moishc Gottlieb had played in Boiberkc. I recall how the Chazan in the Boibcrkcr Shul where Gottlieb worshipped Brenner. The last two also house painters, in later years were among the founders of several, institutions in the Galician quarters in New York. Moishc Brenner was for more than five decades the guiding spirit of the Boiberker Sick and Benevolent Society. The first president was Israel Ficbcrt and the secretary was Levy Haber. The present officers ...
  • 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 ...

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