Records of the Parnas family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 333 records for the surname Parnas (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:

  • Joseph PARNAS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Ahron PARNASS, son of Schlomo and Beile
    1817 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (1816-1820)
  • Sara PARNAS
    1817 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)
  • Rifka PARNAS
    1821 property record from Brody Franciscan Survey (1821)
  • Abr. PARNAS
    1823 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)
  • Sprince PARNAS
    1824 death record from Tarnopol Jewish Deaths (1820-1834)
  • Dwore PARNASS
    1824 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)
  • Schmarje, son of Jzig PARNASS
    1825 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Cipa, daughter of Peysach PARNAS
    1825 birth record from Zbaraż Jewish Births (1815-1876, 1897, 1899, 1906-1912)
  • Elke PARNASS
    1825 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 333 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
Lviv, Ukraine
GG Member Philadelphia, PA
Apr 13, 2020
Visloboki, Ukraine
GG Member Philadelphia, PA
Apr 13, 2020
Brody, Ukraine
GG Member Philadelphia, PA
Apr 13, 2020

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

There are 198 search results for the surname Parnas 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 7 {y94}
    ... WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE FOLLOWING ERRORS AND OMISSIONS Page Column Line 8 ו 37 The Town was the property of the Bishops 11 1 30 Reb Shirneleh Parnes was the grandfather of Moshe Parnes 17 1 19 Starosta (starostwo) Country Office 17 1 14 iron store from walker, previous owner Yantshe Drukarnik, Walker's house and not drukarniks 17 2 1 The crocery previous owner baranked and later kneblbart 18 2 45 The gifted ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 248 {y32}
    ... of period-icals, maintained an extensive library—a library whose books were studied voraciously, and made available to the youth at a minimal fee. The "Farein" whose membership was of both sexes and whose library contained books whose contents were at variance with the accepted concepts of religion, was declared "off limit" to the Orthodox youth. To overcome this development, which deprived a section of the youth from the benefits of secular education, an understanding was reached, that the names of the Orthodox boys who borrowed books were to be withheld from public view lest they be exposed and thus make their position uncomfortable with their parents or the Rabbi. political parties There were basically two politically oriented sections with gradations of shadings in each: those grouping ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 254 {y32}
    ... overwhelmed European Jewry. We, a handful, have survived the Catastrophe and by a supreme effort we have begun to weave the strands that bind us to our ravished community. The years arc passing and a new generation has grown to maturity. This new generation, children and grandchildren of the men and women of Barniv in Israel and other countries, know very little about the community from which their parents hail, while the number of townsmen and townswomen of Barniv is steadily growing smaller. It is for these reasons that we regard the establishment of this memorial to the martyrs who died in the crematoria of Belzec as a sacred duty. The resources at our disposal are too small to perpetuate their name in some more imposing edifice and for that reason we have endeavoured to do so in this ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 141 {y76}
    ... Rachel Eisen, Israel Eisen's widow and her sons Moshe and Natan with their families were murdered by the Nazis. Jacob Eisen was a honest and generous religious man. He left his door open for everyone who needed some adivce or help. He was one of the few Jews that had a farm in the area. In this farm he prepared Chalutzim before they would immigrate to Israel. He taught them how to work and provided their needs. As the war broke the whole family escaped and after the war they came back to Biala-Bielsko. The parents didn't get permission to leave Poland and they stayed there, but their two sons im-migrated to Israel and made it their home.
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 241 {y80}
    ...  of «Kc Boibcrkcr Sick and Benevolent Society. From left to right. Sitting: Morrit Paget (Pretident), llerih Sehnitrer (Vice Pre»i‹lent), Standing: Morris Zipper (Chairman Welfare Committee), Hersh Zeigcr (Treashurer), Joe Kroncnlhal (Financial Secretary). would rather stay under the Polish regime in Boiberkc than settle in that poor country which is called Palestine and is under the Turkish graft regime. Joscl and his family remained in Boiberkc and his so-called Polish friends didn’t lift a finger when they were slaughtered by the Nazis in the Ghetto of Boiberkc. On the other hand, his parents lived in Erel/. Israel until they reached ...

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