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Re: How to find my ancestor's documents in Poland - Zajdhaft
Posted by: Gilberto Magroski (ID *****4973) Date: November 15, 2012 at 13:58:50
In Reply to: Re: How to find my ancestor's documents in Poland - Zajdhaft by Bianca Reich of 56444

Bianca,

In order other members can help you I will write in english:
I was not able to find which State Archive holds vital records for Wadowice. However, due to the distance to nearby towns either it is

Archiwum Państwowe w Katowicach
ul. Józefowska 104
40-145 Katowice
Secretariat Tel. +48 32 208-78-01(02)
Fax. +48 32 208-78-05
E-mail: kancelaria@katowice.ap.gov.pl

or

Archiwum Państwowe w Krakowie
ul. Sienna 16
30-960 Kraków
e-mail: sekretariat@archiwum.krakow.pl
tel.+12 422 40 94; +12 421 27-90; +12 421 68 81
fax. +12 421 35 44

Secretariat - hours: Monday 9:00 - 17:00, Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 - 16:00

Archival information: tel. +12 421 37 33
e-mail: informacja@archiwum.krakow.pl
hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 - 15:00

Let them know you have day-month-year and birthplace of the person, aside name and surname. That makes their search easier, faster and cheaper.

I could find jewish marriage records in LDS microfilms and that covers Chanina's parents' marriage:
Title
Matrikel, 1877-1928
Authors
Jüdische Gemeinde Wadowice (Galizien) (Main Author)
Notes
Mikrofilm aufgenommen von Manuskripten in Berlin-Dahlem.
Register of Jewish marriages in Wadowice, Galizien, Austria; now Wadowice, Kraków, Poland.
Subjects
Austria, Galizien, Wadowice - Jewish records
Poland, Kraków, Wadowice (Wadowice) - Jewish records
Format
Manuscript (On Film)
Language
German
Polish
Publication
Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1949
Physical
auf 1 Mikrofilmrolle ; 35 mm.
Film Notes
Note - Location [Film]
Heiraten 1877-1928 - FHL INTL Film [ 127748 ]

You also may get some help here:
http://www.jewishgen.org/

Boa sorte!
Gilberto


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