JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Dr Leon CHAMEIDES of Monasterzyska - died 14 Jan. 1914, Vienna #general


Marcia Indianer Meyers, President, JGSCT wrote: "The Jewish Genealogical
Society of CT will meet on Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 1:30 at Godfrey
Memorial Library in Middletown.

"Return to Eastern Galicia" will be presented by Dr. Leon Chameides.
Dr.Chameides lived before and during WWII in the L'viv area."

I have this [sorry it is poor} photograph of the tombstone of
Dr leon CHAMEIDES >from Monasterzyska & REISS Salomon which may be
connected to the above family:

Zentralfriedhof, Vienna Tor IV Group 4 Row 5 grave 35

CHAMEIDES Leon aged 54 14.01.1918 16.01.1918
REISS Salomon 19.01.1870 70 10.11.1939 03.12.1939
ZINNER Josef, child aged 3 weeks 08.05.1922

Salomon RIESS's exact dob given as 19.01.1870 - 4 Nov 1939.
L. CHAMEIDES, lawyer - Mayor and President of the Jewish Community in
Monasterzyska born abt 1863 - died 14 January 1914 aged 54

Salomon REISS was possibly a son-in-law or nephew.

and here is Dr Leon CHAMEIDES's obituary:

They both form part of my unique and growing pictorial database of
obituaries [about 200 family names], which is fully searchable -
instructions on the homepage:

Galicia and Bukowina - Obituary notices >from the Neue Freie Presse,
Vienna researched -

I will be writing in greater detail about this database on the Galicia-SIG,
Jri-pl and the Austria-Czech SIG.

Celia Male - London, U.K.

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