Checiny indexing in the JRI-Poland Kielce PSA project update #general


Jewish Records Indexing - Poland
 

Dear Fellow Researchers:

In case you missed the recent announcement he Jewish Records Indexing -
Poland project is happy to announce that the indices to all the Jewish
vital records of Checiny - not filmed by the LDS (Mormons) - have been
indexed by the JRI-Poland team in Warsaw as part of the Kielce Polish
State Archives PSA) Project.

There were many responses and some success stories as well. If you were
one of them please write about it to the Discussion group.

Checiny is located 88 kilometers NNE of Krakow in the Kielce area.
Neighboring towns within 30 kilometers miles include Daleszyce, Kielce,
Sobkow, Chmielnik, Malogoszcz, Jedrzejow, Pinczow, Wodzislaw,
Wloszczowa and Radoszyce.

*Summary of Checiny records being indexed*
Births: 4,174
Marriages: 1788
Deaths: 1,472

* The most common surnames found in the Checiny indices are:
(Number of entries follows the name)
TENENBAUM (127), WULF (96), MANELA (94), WAJSBROD (93),
GERTLER (92), GRYNBAUM (82), ZILBERBERG (80), BOJGEN (71),
ROZENWALD (64), LAKS (63), FINKELSZTAJN (63), ICKOWICZ (60),
GOL (59), CYTRON (59), GNAT (58), GOTFRYD (56), RAJZMAN (51),
LEWKOWICZ (49), BIDERMAN (49), BORENSZTAJN (47), WULC (46),
WASSER (46), CHARENDORF (45), GOLDLUST (44), GARNER (44),
ZALCER (43), SZWARC (42), GOLDBERG (42), FAJERSZTAJN (42),
ZAJONC (41), LUFT (41), EJCHLER (41), WAKSMAN (40),
KERSZ (40), CWAJGENBAUM (40)

For a complete listing of surnames go to
http://www.jri-poland.org/psa/chechiny.surn.htm

If you would like to know the number of times any surname appears in
the new indices or more about the Checiny Town project,
please contact me at: dprice@...

Best wishes,
David Price, Toronto, Ont./Canada
Checiny Town Leader
Kielce PSA Project,
Jewish Records Indexing - Poland
< dprice@...

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