Records of the Fass family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 483 records for the surname Fass (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:

  • Baruch, son of Jakób SZEINMAN and Malke Sura FASS
    and Ester Chane, daughter of Chaskiel THELLER and Cirl THELLER
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Jankel FASS
    1788 property record from Brody Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Channa FOST
    1789 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1789)
  • Jonas SÄCHER and Pesill FATT
    1803 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)
  • Wolf FEU
    1805 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Feige, daughter of Wolf PFAN [PFAU]? and -
    1805 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Aszer GRUNBERG and Channe FASS
    1805 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)
  • Kelman FEIS, son of and
    and Pröwe TEUBERER, daughter of and
    1805 marriage record from Stanisławów Jewish Marriages (1789-1871)
  • Feige Laye, daughter of Wolf PFANN [PFAU]?
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Suscha, son of Hersch PFAU and -
    1806 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 483 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
FISCH in
Radomysl Wielki, Poland
GG Member #740 Chesterfield, MO
USA
Jul 21, 2019
FUSS in
Korolowka, Ukraine
GG Member #898 Philadelphia, PA
USA
Jul 21, 2019
FUCHS in
Przemyśl, Poland
GG Member #2551 Falls Church, VA
USA
Jul 17, 2019

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

There are 196 search results for the surname Fass 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 421 {y94}
    ... the shtetl to settle in Reishe. Of this large family only Bluma, the young-est daughter and her husband Reb Moshe Bcrglas, also of Brzozow, survived and are now in New York. They hid in Belgium during the war. Ha’im Ya’akov and Hennia Katz were childless and adopted a girl in the family — Haitscha, who later married Reb Yo’el Markel, eldest son of Reb David Yona Markel and Brosha, the daughter of Reb Eliezer Fass, God rest Ins soul. Reb Yo’el Markel and his brother, Eliyahu, are A LETTER and her two sons were hidden by a brave and noble Polish woman. Zophia Gorgasch. A local doctor, called upon for help, informed on them and the whole family was killed. I also lost my brother. Hcrsch-Zvi Stiglitz and his wife in the shtetl of Kolbashov. A total of one hundred members ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 238 {y80}
    ... received in Boibcrkc was headed the parade astride a big white horse flanked by one or two aides. Their greatest, glory each year was on August 18th, the birth-day of the Austrian F.mpcror Franz Joseph I, whom many Jews of Galicia admired and loved as a friend of the Jews. On that day Nissan Katz, would be attired in an expensive new uniform, which he could ill afford to pay for. He and his unit would pass in review before the Austro-Hungarian Consul General in New York and from there they would proceed to the "Dukler Mogcn Avrohom Shul" on Altor-ncy Street (on the lower East Side), where the Cantor would chant a Mishcbirach for the Emperor. Some days later, Nissan Katz would proudly display a letter of thanks from the Austrian Ambassador in Washington. But the turnover in the regiment ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 391 {y94}
    ... would paste up himself on the walls of the prayer rooms, the meeting place of the Jews. Several days later he would return to the prayer rooms, and would take down the posters from the notice boards, care-fully collecting the drawing pins for future use, so as not to waste the public’s money. If a memorial was to be set up to the " Faithful Civic Worker" — it should be dedicated to ... Trouble began for all the Jews, and Prof. Korn and his family were also swept Avraham Levite In the memorial book for the town, one should not pass lightly over one of the most wonderful people there — Professor Korn. (It should be pointed out that in several of the central European countries, such as ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 441 {y94}
    ... all going ? Inside sits the mother, head between her hands and her face bereaved. Her heart is beating strangely and her whole life seems to pass before her: child-hood, youth, the short and happy family life, a home, ... Peretz, ed.) who remain silent, pretending to be guarding God knows what shattering secrets. Only in heaven, where no pose or pretence is tolerated, do they admit the secret of their life — a longing for a buttered bun ! The game has come to an end. A giant project has been finalised, one that will stand for genera-tions : Judea has been obliterated from the face ... wire. A stalwart soldier stands upon every step. A little child peeks out of one of the hatches, face beaming and bright brown eyes, all curiosity and courage. He knows no evil and what unrolls before him is ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 444 {y94}
    ... in a field near the village. Seven of us could still walk but there were six more who were ill. We realized that to remain in no-man’s land spellt danger of immediate extinction, so soon before salvation. We therefore decided to go in the direction of the American lines. Among the "descr-ters" there was also a German "Kapo", a communist whose home was not far away. This man had man-aged to get a transit pass from the village mayor, officially signed and confirming that we were former prisoners legally released by the authorities and on our way home. I would like to point out that in the course of our many journeys on foot, made under the pressure of the thug’s boot when we dragged ourselves forward, teeth clenched with effort, no man offered to support his marching neighbour or give ...

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