Re: The town of "Shalat" Austria #general

Alexander Sharon <a.sharon@...>


I believe that town in question is Skalat, currently located in the
western part of Ukraine. Town was indeed part of the Tarnopol region of
the Galicia Crown Territory located within the Austro-Hungarian Empire
till 1918.

If you would like to learn more about the town Jewish history you should
visit Suchostav Region Research Group (SRRG), website hosted by the

Alexander Sharon
Calgary, Alberta

"Pamela Weisberger" <>

Dear Genners:

I just received the 1919 NYC marriage certificate of my grandparents in
which my grandfather, Samuel Greenhaut, lists his town/country of birth
as: "Shalat, Austria."

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