Records of the Korpus family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 50 records for the surname Korpus (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:

  • Juda KORPUS
    1822 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Ruben KORPUS
    1827 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Ruben Juda KARPUS, son of Elias and Sara
    1829 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Ruben Juda KARPUS, son of Elias and Sura
    1829 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1828)
  • Hersch KORPUS, son of Abraham WEINSTOK and Reisel KORPUS
    1835 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Rachel, daughter of Nachmen STEINFELD and Scheindel KORPUS
    1835 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Riwe, daughter of Mathias ZINKER and Gittel KORPUS
    1835 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Rifke ZINKER, daughter of Mathias ZINKER and Gittel KORPUS
    1836 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Rubin Hersch, son of Mathias ZINKER and Gittel KORPUS
    1838 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Chana Paje, daughter of Nachman STEINFELD and Scheindel KORPUS
    1839 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 50 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
KORPUS in
Lviv, Ukraine
GG Member Silverdale, WA
USA
Jan 8, 2019
KRUPKA in
Ternopil, Ukraine
GG Member Columbia, MD
USA
Nov 17, 2002

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

There are 193 search results for the surname Korpus 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 479 {y94}
    ... (Jews, fall out). The remaining Polish prisoners, as well as Uk-rainian, Volks Deutsch and Jewish prisoners were all put in separate barracks. We Jews were the last. A German under officer approached our group and asked if there was an under officer present among the Jews. At first we hesitated to answer. However, after the question was repeated I stood up and re-ported that I was an under officer ... customers... We had with us a number of soldiers dressed in civilian clothing, as there had been no time to con-form with the military regulations of putting them in uniform. Among the reserve corps was a young officer in civilian life employed in the oil fields in Grabownica near Brzozow. This officer brought to my attention that a "spy" was being detained who had a Jewish appearance. ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 541 {y94}
    ... worn by the High Society. Cultural events such as gala performances, pre-mitres, and concerts weie under the auspices of some member of the royal family, thus endowing them with a greater importance and enlarging the audience. So-ciety was described in the press as a system of glit-tering stars centered around the royal family, while the aristocracy, the High Command, the diplomatic corps and the senior civil servants circled round them in a galaxy. The press, of course, dealt only with the magnificent splendour of the palace, its outer facade, always avoiding mention of went on in the back yard, the intrigues and scandals involving all the aristo-cracy. This was a subject for verbal gossip and very little of it reached the distant provinces. By the time the palace news reached ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 431 {y94}
    ... bling and there was a motorbike and two tanks of Russians. We rushed to get out of the barracks, but the Czech police wouldn’t let us go. I approached the commander of the Russian group that liberated us and tried to explain in Russian what was happening. He said to me in Yiddish : "Don’t break your teeth on Russian. Speak your mother tongue." He was a Jew. He ... on the Germans after the war. Not everyone had that determination to survive. A lot just gave up and killed themselves on the electric fences. I quickly found out that you get used to death. We were put to work loading corpses on to trolleys and taking them to the crematoriums. After a while you lift up legs and arms as if they were nothing. I was sent to work in the coal mines. We got up at 4 in the morning, ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 515 {y94}
    ... ones fall asleep and so on, till "nirtzeh" — "one eats and drinks and has a lot of fun". The Head of the Family leads his convoy courageously and with con-fidence. He is the uncontested ruler of the festive table, arranged to the last detail. It is he who puts every item in place, pours the "four-cups" wine for the whole family, hands out the compulsory portions of "maror", "karpass", "haroset" and, after the meal, the "afikoymen". The method of distribution is pre-scribed by law' and no one would think of criticising it. The only exception is when Mother feels discri-minatcd against during the distribution of "maror" and insists that her portion be increased to "ka’za’it" (a pinch the size of an olive) as the law provided. Not that she knows how much is "a ka’za’it". In her estimation ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 368 {y114}
    BE1S-JAKOW—Class of 1938 BENOS GROUP &ac*10X0י L- t0 ^ ׳ Cyzner, R.H. Kanner, F. Lipschitz, T. Klapholz, T. Weiss, R. Kunreich, F. Fuchsbrumer, L. Karp, Back row, L. to R., F. Markowicz, p Reifer Front row, F. Gartner, L. Lieblich, R. Klapholz, Teachers, Silfen, M. Zagorska, G. Mandelbaum j^jrs g|urn ancj ^rs Wiener, R. Jucker, L. Gastwirt, Lieberfreund Front row, ?, Ch. Lieblich 7th Grade, 1938-9 With their teacher of Jewish religion The girl on the left, Mala Aszkenazy lived in Israel, and owed her ...

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