Records of the Schnapp family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 62 records for the surname Schnapp (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:

  • Chaim SCHNAP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Henia SCHNAP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Jakob SCHNAP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Klara SCHNAP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Rojza SCHNAP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Schulim SCHNAP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Isidor SCHNAPP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Rifka SCHNAPP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Salmon SCHNAPP, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Chane, daughter of Samuel SCHNAP
    1808 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)

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

There are 185 search results for the surname Schnapp 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.

  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 225 {y80}
    ... husband DWOJRE bath DAVID with husband YOINE ben MOTL LAYE bath MECHL REYSEL bath MECHL MECHL ben ELY WOLF ELY WOLF. The father FISCHER CHAYIM commemorates FISCHER SARAH. Mother FISCHER PEARL. Wife and child RAPP BE ILK, Sister. Husband and 2 children HERBST MARCUS. Uncle, wife and 5 children SHNAPP LIPKA. Aunt and 6 children PELTZ SARAH. Aunt and 8 children FISCHER SHLOIME. Uncle wife and 2 children BELLER HERSH. Father in law. wife and 6 children GALLER MENACIIEM, Brother in law. mother, wife and child FISHER Dr. ISIIK)R commemorates FISHER CHAYE. Sister-in-law FISHER RACHEL. Niece FISHER SHERKE Niece FISHER YSRUEL ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 242 {y32}
    ... made. The Baale batim sauntered into the Bes Midrosh. Some would pull out a book from the shelf to suit his mood and degree of learn-ing, settle down at the table and enjoy its contents. Soon another would join him and together they would indulge in relaxed conversation. The "Farein" occasionally produced a short play of skit for the enjoy-meat of its followers. To those of the opposing camp, this merited excom-munication. During the summer the town was visited by a touring carousel and the youngsters would be busy riding it. The more sturdy youngsters who helped turn the wheel for nine rides, would gel the tenth one free. Also in summer, swimming in the clear waters of the Krzemenice was a daily occupation of the youth but on Fridays almost every able bodied per-son went bathing. In order ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 482 {y48}
    ... , each one in his own house and to use it as a shelter in time of trouble. Much planning, toil, effort and strength went Into the construction of these hiding places, which were helpful for a limited time. During the month of July 1942, the Germans for the first time instituted a search for young women, to be sent to labor camps. They seized 60 girls and transported them to the camp Yagelnica. near Chortkow. After several months of body break-ing work, the girls met their death. The days were passing swiftly and each day brought new news. In those days we were informed about an extermination-camp to be set up especially for us. constructed in the town of B e I z e a Belzec. a small forsaken town, was sud-denly marked on our map with the blood of innocent Jews. The uprooting of the Jewish ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 483 {y48}
    ... new ones in their place. .With every new group of workers, they received a large sum of money from the Judenrat, besides robbing the workers of their belongings. The Nazi labor and concentration camps constitute one of the saddest, depressing and most painful chapters in the history of human brutality. It left "mark of Cain", on every one. who had something to do with them, "labor camp" these two words spell out, hunger, terror, torture, murderous, beatings and degradation, until redemption came by the Angel of Death. The labor-camps as well as the ghettoes were a long legend of suffering. It was a Gehenna, a veritable inferno on earth. In camps, and ghettoes brother harassed brother, and Jew battled his fellow Jew. This was the hight of slavishness and degradation. The human-being losts ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 485 {y48}
    ... collected 5 kilos of gold articles and brought It to the Kreishauptmann. He took the gold and put It in his pocket, but didn't release the people. Instead, they were loaded on trucks and transported to an unknown destination. They disappeared, without leaving any trace. The peasants in the neighbourhood told later that these people were murdered. The Germans claimed, that they were taken to a labor camp. We lived witn the hope of seeing them alive again. The German machine to finish off the Jews, worked without a halt. A new order came from the Kreishauptmann He could not stand so many Jews in our town. He. therefore, decided to transport at least, one hundred of them weekly to nearby towns. The feeble, the old and the sick had to go first. Only those, who were able to work and be useful ...

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