CRACIUNESTI: former Tizsakarasonyfalva in Maramures Print

Alternate names: Crăciuneşti [Rom], Karàcsonfalva [Hun], Tiszakarácsonfalva [Hun], Kretsnif, קרעטשעניף [Yid], Kretchinef [Yid], Nyárádkarácson. 47°58' N, 23°59' E, 4 miles NE of Sziget, on the Romania-Ukraine border. Jewish population: 799 (1877), 889 (1930). Yizkor: Sefer Marmarosh; mea ve-shishim kehilot kedoshot be-yishuvan u-ve-hurbanan, Tel Aviv, 1983). References:

Craciunesti, Maramures, Romania (Old Hungarian Tizsakarasonyfalva, Maramaros, Hungary)

See ShtetLink [2000]

ShtetLink [July 2010]

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 July 2010 15:08