Gesher Galicia SIG #Galicia KRANZ HORNHOLZ #galicia

Arye Kranz <aryekranz@...>

I am searching the KRANZ line >from Bohorodczany and HORNHOLZ line >from

I have explored the JRI-Poland and Gesher Galicia indexes.

My great grandmother was Gitel Kranz 1853-1935; her parents were
Shmuel and Mariem Kranz.

On GG there is an 1820 property census record for Guttel Kranz and a 1790
property census record for Liwsza Kranc. How would I be able to see those

We have a legend that we descend >from the Dubno Magid Rabbi Yaakov
Kranz 1741-1804 but I haven't made the link yet.

On the Hornholz side my great grandfather was Abraham Hornholz
1854-1895. His father was Berish Leib Hornholz 1818-1866. On GG I found a
Brody death record for Leib Hornholz d.Nov. 14 1817. I'm assuming that's his

Abraham Hornholz and Gitel Kranz had 6 children:

Shmuel b.1877
Mariem b.1879
Baruch Leib b.1882 (my grandfather)
Rubin David b.1885
Sara Rifke b.1888
Shaindel b.1891

If anyone has any information or ideas for me for how to link back further,
I would appreciate it.


Arye Kranz
Lakewood NJ

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