The Fiszhauts: an irrepressible family [draft version]

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Resource TypeDocuments
Date of CreationApril 2019
GenrePublications & Ephemera
Location in CollectionIza Laponce collection
Extent & Medium1 memoir : .doc (born-digital) ; 519 pages
Scope & ContentItem is part two of the memoir of Iza Laponce. Memoir covers the history and genealogy of the Fiszhaut family originally from Lublin, Poland, and successive generations of the family in Warsaw, the United States and Brazil. Contents of the memoir are:
Stanislaw Fiszhaut p. 3
Table of contents p. 4–12
Note p. 13
Introduction (background information) p. 14–33
Historical background: Poland, Jews and Lublin p. 33–46
Social classes and social conflicts p. 47–50
City of Lublin p. 50–58
Religious groups in Lublin p. 58–67
The Jews p. 67–71
Jews in Poland p. 72–74
Adoption of modern names p. 74–76
Fiszhaut Family in generational order, p. 76–519
Statement of ResponsibilityCopyright Iza Laponce
PublisherVancouver, BC
NoteAvailability of other formats: Also available in .pdf and print formats.