Records of the Chayes family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1170 records for the surname Chayes (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:

  • Hersch Mendel, son of Josel CHAIES
    birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Czarna HEIT
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • [no given name], child of and Chaje Scheindel SEID
    birth record from Jezierna Jewish Births (1886-1893, 1898-1922)
  • Basia HAISS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Hersch CHAJIS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Feubel HEISS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Munisch CHAJES
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Lewy CHAJES
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Pesie HAIS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Kalman HEISS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

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

There are 195 search results for the surname Chayes 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 225 {y80}
    ... KRAVTIIAMER JOSIIE. Brother-in-law KARTEN HERSH. Brother KARTEN DVOIRE Daughter CHAYIM SIMCHE hen YIZCHACK with wife and child HERSH ben LEIB with wife CHINKE Daughter ESTER and children MOSHE ben LEIB with wife FEIGE and children SHMELKE ben LEIB with wife and child LEIB ben SIMCHE MENDL ben DAVID with wife CHAYE hath DAVID with husband DWOJRE bath DAVID with husband YOINE ben MOTL LAYE bath MECHL REYSEL bath MECHL MECHL ben ELY WOLF ELY WOLF. The father FISCHER CHAYIM commemorates FISCHER SARAH. Mother FISCHER PEARL. Wife and child RAPP BE ILK, Sister. Husband and 2 children HERBST MARCUS. Uncle, wife ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 489 {y48}
    ... heard on the radio that the Soviets had crossed the Soviet-Polish border. We breathed relief. The great misfortune passed us by. THE SOVIET RULE 1939—19-11 hen Soviets entered Brzezany. over night chaos broke loose, though without bloodshed. The uppermost were made lowly and the lowly be■ came uppermost- First of all the Soviets released from jail all political prisoners and with their assistance they ... Russians bought out everything there was to buy. The stores were emptied and closed down. Farmers stopped bringing their produce to town. Before long there was a shortage of foodstuffs and com-modifies. The size of the population in town grew from day to day. due to the constant flow of refugees from the West and the arrival ot the Soviet Government officials with their families from theEast. ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 234 {y80}
    ... Eisenstcin. Also present at the meeting were: Helen Katz-Lusthaus; Jeanne Mcth-Philips; Anna Spitzbard-Chapman; The two other Paget Sisters and the sister of Chaya Eisenstcin; The relief committee was active until the outbreak of World War II (September 1939), when all communications with Boiberkc was cut off. But the secretary, Florence Zweben. received several requests from Boibcrkcr who lied the town and found themselves in neutral lands. The secretary with the assistance of Mrs. Julius Katz and her sister Mrs. Samuel Bcrgwcrk, who helped to make food parcels for the needy who lied from Boiberkc. The secretary tried to find out Boibcrkcr wherever possible and offer them assistance. When I left for the 21th World Zionist Congress where I represented American Zionists which took ...
  • Brzezany Yizkor Book (1978), image 489 {y91}
    ... the radio that the Soviets had crossed the Soviet Polish border. We breathed relief. The great misfortune passed us by. THE SOVIET RULE 1939—1941 hen Soviets entered Brzezany. over night chaos broke loose, though without bloodshed. The uppermost were made lowly and the lowly be-came uppermost. First of all the Soviets released from jail all political prisoners and with their assistance they ... Russians bought out everything there was to buy. The stores were emptied and closed down. Farmers stopped bringing their produce to town. Before long there was a shortage of foodstuffs and com-modities. The size of the population in town grew from day to day. due to the constant flow of refugees from the West and the arrival of the Soviet Government officials with their families from theEast. In ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 418 {y94}
    ... fourth daughter, married Reb Naph-tali Levi. Both were killed in Brezow. Their daughter. Esther, survived and is living now in Israel. The Weiss Family The fifth daughter, Chaya, married my grandfather Oren Weiss of Borislaw. My grandfather was among the founders of the "Hevrat Linat Tzedek" synagogue. He made his living from a small bakery and ... Those were the Days of Awe, frought with fervor and much weeping in the synagogues. I remember Purim, with Father sitting at the head of the table. Masqueraders going from house to house would enter, sing and make music, and Bracha Wolfman-Hann / It has been forty eight years since I left the shtetl of Brzozow where I was born and spent my ...

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