Records of the Fass family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 496 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Feige Laye, daughter of Wolf PFANN [PFAU]?
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 496 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
FASS in
Ulanow, Poland
GG Member #1501 Secaucus, NJ
USA
Aug 19, 2019
FUCHS in
Ozerna, Ukraine
GG Member #1144 New York, NY
USA
Aug 2, 2019
FISCH in
Radomysl Wielki, Poland
GG Member #740 Chesterfield, MO
USA
Jul 21, 2019

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

There are 195 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Baligrod Yizkor Book (1964), image 421 {y24}
    ... of the Jew. As important as mere personal survival is to each and every one of us, the survival of an idea, of a faith, of a religion, of the right to be different is more important than even life itself. Fach time we take this Book in hand we reconfirm our faith that we as Jews can not be obliterated from this earth. For, no matter how many of us arc gassed, or how many of us arc cremated, so long as ... penal colony, and so, late in the Dark Ages, Suwałk was founded. In 1336 Poland assumed dominion over Suwałk as the result of the marital union of Polish and Lithuanian royalty■ In 1795 Prussia became Lord and Master of Suwałk and the Prussians ruled until 1807 when Suwałk took on a French flavor under Napoleons1 rule. It is under the enlightened reign of Napoleon that the first Jews, ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 28 {y32}
    ... אנפאל און די אינערלעכע שסרײטיקײטן — האבן פארניכטעט די שטאט און דעם שלאם. אמת, אז דאס אלץ איז דערנאך מיט דער צײט צוריק אױפגעבױט געװארן, אבער דעם םריערדיקן גלאנץ האט דער ישוב שױן נישט מער דערגרײכט. אין שלאס, װאם איז עטלעכע מאל איבערגעבױט געװארן. האבן אין זײער צײט פארבראכט פױלישע קעניגן, װי דער דערמאנטער קאזימיר דער גרויסער, םטעפאן באטארי (16. יאר־ הונדערט) און אנדערע. דא איז אויך געװען דער זיצארט פון די אײמטימער פון ישוב — דארונטער די משפחה באראנאװסקי (פון דאנען דער נאמען פון ישוב)— װאם האבן זיך א־ן M. Balinski i T. Lipiriski: Siarozyma Pohka. Tom II. Wojewodztwo Sandomicrskic, 1 Baranow; Wars/a\*a 1843 Slownik Gcograficzny. 1881, Baranow 24
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 246 {y32}
    ... instrumental in con-verting the large Besdin room into a center of learning. Here the "BETTER" lx›ys spent many hours poring over Talmudic tomes. The Rov himself conducted a shiur with some of the more promising boys. He saw in Zionism the very antithesis of Orthodoxy. The restlesncss of the younger generation, its flight from the Talmud to secular education, its becoming lax in observing the mores and taboos of tradition he attributed to the Zionists. Undismayed, the Rov continued in his set ways, never deviating from his position until the Nazi holocaust put an end to him and his efforts. THE ZIONIST ORGANIZATION Zionism in Baranow was not a party label. It was an orientation, a way of life, almost a religion. It took hold of the youth primarily and infused in it a spirit of self ...

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