|ZOLOTOY POTOK: Ternopilska Oblast[ Zolotyy Potik, Zolotoy Potіk, Zolotoy Potok, Potok Złoty, Potek-Zolti, Zolotyj Potik, Potok.]|
Alternate names: Zolotyy Potik and Золотий Потік [Ukr], Zolotoy Potok and Золотой Поток [Rus], Potok Złoty [Pol], Potek-Zolti and פּאָטיק [Yid], Zolotyj Potik, Potok. 48°55' N, 25°21' E, 28 miles E of Ivano-Frankivsk (Stanisławów), 30 miles NNE of Kolomyya (Kołomyja), 12 miles S of Buchach (Buczacz). Jewish population: 1,247 (in 1880), 895 (in 1921).
Russian Source with photos: "[means Golden Stream] is mentioned in the 14th century. Called Zagaypole, first written mention was the end of the 16th century when Polish King Sigismund I gave Nadvornaya Marshal Prince Sigismund II Augustus Jakub Potocki the village Sokolov Zagaypole. In 1570 the co-owners - the sons of Jacob Nicholas Potocki, Jan and Andrew - had the privilege to hold fairs in the estate Zagaypole. In 1578 a terrain map stream near Sokolov, for which the sons Nicholas Potocki got the privilege to hold 2 fairs and trades on Mondays. In 1599 after the division of the marital property Stefan Potocki - the youngest son of the ring guard Nicholas Potocki - became owner of the newly [Flow]. In 1601, the settlement received town rights, and the name was changed to Potok Zloty.. From here comee the most famousPotocki family in Ukraine and Poland coat of arms Here was the main branch of the manor before the destruction of the castle Potocki by Turkish-Tatar forces in September 1676. After the first partition of Poland in 1772 , the Holy Roman Empire had control from 1804 - Austrian Empire in 1867 - Austria -Hungary, in 1919 - Poland, since 1939 - the USSR. In 1765, Here lived 335 Jews in 1880 - in 1247 (39.7% of the total population), in 1921 - 895 Jews (28.2 %). The first mention of Jews is 1635 when a considerable number of Jewish craftsmen (tailors, shoemakers, etc.) were present. Since early 18th century, the kahal was an independent community. In 1851-59 Hasidic Dovid Moshe Friedman (1859 - Chortkiv Tzadik). in 1914-1920. Many Jews left then. July 10, 1941 Wehrmacht Judenrat was established. Autumn 1942 Jews were deported to[sic] Bucac. Detailed description of photo. photohunt.org.ua / Zolotoy_Potok.html
US Commission No. UA19290101
Hodorkovskiy Yuriy Isaakovich of Kiev, Vozduhoflotskiy Prosp. 37A, Apt.23 [Phone: (044) 2769505] visited site on 16/04/1996. No interviews were conducted. Hodorkovskiy completed survey on /04/1996. Documentation: 1. Encyclopaedia Judaica, Wasiutinski B. Ludnosc zydowska w Polsce w wiekach XIX i XX-Warsawa, 1930.
[UPDATE] Photos by Charles Burns [April 2016]
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