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Raniźw Landsmanshaftn


 

Landsmanshaftn

In the 1960s, the American Jewish Historical Society (AJHS) microfilmed the Jewish incorporation records for Landsmanshaftn and other town and country-related organizations incorporated in New York County the period from 1848-1920. These Landsmanshaftn provided social and economic services and support for their members. The following Raniźw Landsmanshaftn [home town associations] are recorded in the microfilms: In the 1960s, the American Jewish Historical Society (AJHS) microfilmed the Jewish incorporation records for Landsmanshaftn and other town and country-related organizations incorporated in New York County the period from 1848-1920. These Landsmanshaftn provided social and economic services and support for their members. 

Help of Israel of the People of the City of Raniźw - Incorporated in 1896 -  Document # 351

 

Congregations

In 1939 the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration conducted a survey of all known houses of worship in the United States, both Jewish and non-Jewish. The synagogue listings for New York City are on five rolls of microfilm at the New York City Municipal Archives. Each synagogue filled out a Synagogue Records Form containing 14 questions.  The following Błażowa organization is listed:

Congregation Help of Israel of the People of the City of Raniźw

#21321, Roll #322

Form # W-104 Card # 1076 -Year 1896

 

Cemetery Plots

New York Metropolitan Area Burial Society Plots: In 1989, the Jewish Genealogical Society of New York began a project to identify the names and cemetery locations of all Jewish burial society plots in the New York metropolitan area. The following Raniźw cemetery plots are listed: 

 

Mount Hebron Cemetery
130-04 Horace Harding Expressway, Flushing, NY 11367 
718-939-9405 
Mailings Address: PO Box 228, Flushing, NY 11352
Website Address: www.mounthebroncemetery.com 

 Washington Cemetery
5400 Bay Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11204 
718-377-8690 

Beth Israel Cemetery
Route 1, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
732-634-2100 
Mailing Address: PO Box 706, Woodbridge, NJ 07095
 


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