Records of the Fenning family in the All Galicia Database

Sorry, there are currently no records for the surname Fenning (including soundalike names and spelling variants) in the All Galicia Database (the AGD), Gesher Galicia's free searchable collection of genealogical and historical records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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There are 13 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

Here are the 3 most recent records.

Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
FINK in
Gubiche (near Drohobych), Ukraine
GG Member Apeldoorn, Gld
NETHERLANDS
Apr 22, 2020
FINK in
Debica, Poland
GG Member Boise, ID
USA
Mar 29, 2020
FENIG in
Nowy Zmigrod, Poland
GG Member Valley Village, CA
USA
May 8, 2019

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

There are 179 search results for the surname Fenning 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 520 {y94}
    ... 55 The shmireh matzes are intended for the father of the family and his older sons who are students of the Torah. The women and children eat common matzes, but there are "feminists" who are not content with leaving all the religious duties to the men and struggle for equality in matters of the "next world". These women read "Tzenna u’r’cnna" and know a smattering of the law so that, on winning the fight they, too, join the eaters of "guarded" matzes. Not only is the raw material, the "guarded" wheat, costly, but the baking of these matzes comes much higher than that of the common product. The baking procedure is as follows : Every even-ing before sunset the gentile drawer of water brings water from the well, accompanied by a child who sees to it that no sour element enters ...
  • Husiatyn Yizkor Book (1968), image 259 {y198}
    ... Kiev General Governor with an administrative deportation to Siberia. No trial was held; nothing was proven of dad having committed any wrong. In those days, any autocratic Government official—particularly the Governor—had the right to exile anyone to the wilderness, thousands of miles from home, wherefrom most of the exiles never returned. Mother and Sholem Perlmuttcr followed dad to Mogilov-Po-dolsk, winning consent of city officials there, that dad not go from one prison to another—along the long, hard road, in severe cold. Accordingly, he proceeded by train, accompanied by a special guard. Prior to father’s departure, he told mother that if the woes which had beset him, and the entire family, were the consequence of his participation in Jewish communal activity, he regards ...
  • Rohatyn Yizkor Book (1962), image 395 {y3}
    M Roh.it ץ n Sonic of them held that the side winning at the be-ginning of the war soon consumed all his forces, coming to the conclusion weakened, and without military cadres, and thus loses the war. Others argued that because of her geogra-phical and climatical position Russia was undefeatable. Her winters, autumns and springs were Russia's best defenses, they claimed. As an example they pointed to the history of Napoleon's defeat. Still others claimed that the Germans didn't have enough raw materials to carry on such a long and extended war. The religious optimists and bible-students believed in a miracle of God. Days and nights they ...
  • Rzeszow Yizkor Book (1967), image 683 {y74}
    ... pa-tients. At that time the District Officer Dr. Ehaus became ill and I was suggested to him as an expe-rienccd physician. Better die, he answered, "than be cured by a Jew". To our regret he became bet-ter. From time to time he came to the gate of the Ghetto beside which the Hospital stood in order to check whether anybody was smuggling food. He used to raise the women’s skirts and kick them Tode. (We are winning to death.) You may be a good doctor, but you are a bad strategist." Mean-while the Jews were very happy because they believed that Hitler would be too busy to have time to think about them, and meanwhile he would break his neck. The Price Inspector used to come and visit me even before the War against Russia began. I was silent, while he spoke all the time. He told me that ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 441 {y94}
    ... is no fear of a lack of covering ashes with five such crematoria shedding light all around ! And the slaughter was almost humane ! It is a splendid summer’s day. A train of Displaced Persons made up of animal freight cars is making its way, its hatches barred with barbed 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 an enormous book of pictures, open and stylised. There are colorful fields and meadows, and as the train moves on there are forests and orchards, houses and trees, all flying by, surrounding one in a half-circle only to disappear. The colors combine into a single splash, swirling for a moment and then gone ...

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