Records of the Flank family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 49 records for the surname Flank (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:

  • Leyba FLANC
    1787 property record from Sokal Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Srul FLANC
    1828 property record from Kopyczyńce Landowners (1828)
  • Beniamen, son of Schya FLANK and Feiga
    1850 birth record from Gródek Jagielloński Jewish Births (1847-1869)
  • Mirl FLANK
    1855 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Neche, daughter of Chaim Hersch ACKER and Diene FLANK
    1856 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Neche, daughter of Chaim Hersch AKER and Dine FLANK
    1856 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Neche, daughter of Chaim Hersch HEKER and Dine FLANK
    1857 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Jonas Markus, son of Berisch FLANK and Ziwje BILBEL
    1858 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Jona Leib, son of Hersch AKER and Diene FLANK
    1859 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Rubin Elie, son of Moses Mendel BOSER and Ester FLANK
    1859 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)

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

There are 196 search results for the surname Flank 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.

  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 61 {y140}
    ... Dobromil never heard of Lieberman’s association with Freud's noted disciple Helene Deutsch, nde Rosenbach in Przemysl (L.M.). During the same years elections were held in Dobromil for a Jewish communal body, the "Kultus." The community split on class lines, the ,well-to-do" forming one party, the small traders and workingmen another. The latter nominated Zeisig the tailor and Hersh Flank the cobbler, but in a campaign marked by extreme hostility they were not elected. Petty as were the differences in wealth between employers and employees, or between property owners and property-less, class hostility was all the more acute in the tight confines of the small town where everyone knew everyone else. (A poor "trager," a carrier of burdens, went to his landlord’s door on Yom Kippur ...
  • Kalusz Yizkor Book (1980), image 553 {y218}
    מצבת עד צום אײביקן אנדענק מאיר סאבינא — לוסיעם און בראניעס מוטער פוקס בערל — לוסיעם מאן קאהאנע איציע מאיר סראלקע — און זיין וױיב מאיר יאקוב מאיר לוצע טײטלבוים און זײערע צװײ קינדער הײר די לעבנגעבליבענע ׃ לוסיא פוקס־מאיר ד״ר בראגיא מאיר — אוגגער IN MEMORIAM Samuel Flank my husband הי״ד Survived by Helen Flank 549
  • Kalusz Yizkor Book (1980), image 565 {y218}
    IN Man OR I AH Chana Plank my mother Bzriel Plank my brother Cyla Plank my sister-in-law David Plank my nephew Suai (Plank) Klarreich ray sister Israel Klarreich ray brother-in-law Deborah Plank my sister Bruder Tauber my uncle Pesia Tauber ray aunt Lea Tauber my cousin Zofie Tauber my cousin Berish Tauber my cousin Woody Tauber My cousin Mordechai Tauber my uncle Nechi Tauber my aunt Aron Tauber my cousin I88ac Flank my uncle Lea Plank my aunt Erriel Flank ray cousin Mendel Plank my cousin Pula (Flank) Streifer my cousin Aron Streifer my cousin's husband Junka Streifer my cousin Mala Streifer my cousin Manya Plank my cousin's wife וןי״ד ...
  • Husiatyn Yizkor Book (1968), image 233 {y198}
    ... door. The mentioned Bolshevik was assured that no Petlura men were in the building. The Bolshevik seized my meagre sugar and flour supply; how-ever, after prolonged effort, on my part, he was persuaded to return it to me. I had earned my livelihood therefrom. Quitting my home, the Red soldier made his way to Moishe Blank’s dwelling, and shot to death Blank’s eldest son, a youth of promise. Mourning his murdered son, Blank recited the ancient Jewish Biblical passage, t4God hath given and God hath taken." Every evening, I would point out to the children the hiding place of my meagre funds, for none knew who would survive. ** * In the beginning of 1919, I returned to Husiatin. Everything was uprooted ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 88 {y62}
    ... them in previously prepared mass graves. Before execution they "coaxed" them with painful blows to undress completely, and lie down in rows of ten on wooden planks placed across the graves which were 24 meters long, 12 meters wide and 10 meters deep. As they lay whisper-ing and chanting their last prayers, SS gunners wielding auto-matics sputtered bullets into the prostrate. Then the plank was tipped and the dead and wounded dropped into the grave and three Jews covered them wtih dirt. On top of them another row of bullet riddled bodies were dropped, and another, row upon row, until they filled the graves to the brim. Out of their depth faint, muffled moans floated upward and echoed mournfully in the forest of blood, but the sound of the rapid murderous staccato 8purt6 of steel quickly ...

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