Records of the Fass family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 571 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)
  • Jehoschia KLAPHOLZ, son of Leib KLAPHOLZ and Sala KLEIN
    and Malke FEIT, daughter of Józef FEIT and Genendel BERGER
    marriage record from Nowy Targ Jewish Marriages (1924-1927, 1930, 1934, 1936, 1937)
  • Ewhen FASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Ignaz FASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Jelysaweta FASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Tonka FASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • 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)
  • Kelman FEIS, son of and
    and Pröwe TEUBERER, daughter of and
    1805 marriage record from Stanisławów Jewish Marriages (1789-1871)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 571 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
FUCHS in
Zalishchyky, Ukraine
GG Member #1660 Boca Raton, FL
USA
Aug 26, 2020
FISCH in
Melnitsa Podolskaya, Ukraine
GG Member #426 Hamden, CT
USA
Mar 23, 2020
FISCH in
Velikiye Mosty, Ukraine
GG Member #426 Hamden, CT
USA
Mar 23, 2020

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

There are 194 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 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 ... also lost my brother. Hcrsch-Zvi Stiglitz and his wife in the shtetl of Kolbashov. A total of one hundred members of my family were lost in the Holocaust. It is my wish to thank Mr. Ha’im Bank for taking upon himself the great task of perpetuating the me-mory of our martyrs. New York. 19.10.81 Betty Berglass My name is Betty Berglass, formerly Bluma Stiglitz ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 436 {y94}
    ... seen on the streets of Brzozow but never seen him again. Solomon Mener, a Jew from Brzozow, was hidden by a Polish family near the cemetary with the same result. No one knew what happened to him. Gita Fass was hidden by a Polish family, Bolek; she had been told that on the following day her house would be demolished. At the risk of her life she went to her house at night for her valuable possessions. ... Is- I could spend no more time talking, for it was sen-seless to continue. Next I decided to visit the apartment of Mrs. Kuzio, one who is among the "Chasideh Umot Hao-lam" (the pious among the gentile people). This ten-der noble woman had risked her life. She brought food for a few Jewish girls hiding in the forest of Brzozow, until they were finally discovered by Polish infor-mants. ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 455 {y94}
    ... mention-ing the name and title of God. My brothers and sisters clasped me in tears. As for myself, when I saw Fa-ther’s contorted face, his beard shaven off, I collapsed. Our house was sunk in mourning, as on Tish’a be’Av. Of course it was good to be ... authorities and become a pro-ductive worker for them. The registration was carried out by means of the Judenrat whose members were Moshe Knebelbart, Yoske Fass, Hanna Schertz and Mdm. Radolnick (whose family had arrived during the war). The secretary was Sarah Biber. The Judenrat in the shtetl made ... Yaslo to which the shtetl belonged, who made constant "friendly" visits and who were supplied by the Judenrat with boots of unobtainable fine leather, coffee, bread, excellent toilet soap and alcoholic bever-ages, all of pre-war quality. In some ...
  • 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 441 {y94}
    ... , moves and lives. Strange, it is like some of Mother’s fairy tales... Where is it 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, a husband and a child. She sees her parents’ home, the shtetl, the fields and ... to Bonche Schweig by Y.L. 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 of the earth. The ...

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