Update history of this web-site
main data-base updates are not listed herein following June 2003
Oct 24: Adding information into Israel-Menachem of Trembowla.
Oct 8: Revising pages, branches of
Apr 24: Introduced semi-automated process of updating.
Sep 12: Amending the History page.
Sep 1: Amending info about the largest branches.
Aug 24: Amending Schmaria Turkel page.
Aug 11: Amending History page.
July 9: Introducing extended presentation on TribalPages
May 19: Amending Chorostkow branch.
Apr 21: Amending Samsters' branch and Lwow's branch.
Mar 30: Sorted (static) list of first of first names is discontinued.
Mar 23: Amending Srool-Baer's branch courtesy Joel Gelber.
Mar 15: New descendant's tree Chaim Eisig of Chorostkow
Mar 8: Merging new information from JRI-Poland.
Nov 03: adding new records from JRI Poland, updating maps, links, etc.
Aug 24: Web-site updated to reflect new JRI records as of July 2003, about
Turkel branches of Boryslaw/Stryj, Drohobycz and Zloczow
Aug 17: Addition of photographs to the external Photo Albums
July 23: Addition of a new page dedicated to Turkels from Kirinki
June 27: Updateting information regarding a Trembowla and Lwow branches,
following the reunion held on June 26, 2003.
June 22: Merging small Terkel clans from Tarnopol that are related to the Meyers.
June 21: Amending Israel-Menachem branch of Trembowla.
June 20: Revising information about Terkel clans from Tarnopol (Poland) and Romania,
invoking a few open questions.
June 5: Addition of photographs organized in descendants' trees
May 11: Separating descedant trees from the site-map.
May 2: Revision of Israel Menachem Alter Turkl branch;
added Terkel individuals (living in Israel) to the offline database.
Apr 23: Updating trees and indices.
Apr 2: Updating trees and revising internal links
Mar 26: Minor updates, regarding the Samsters' tree
Mar 8: Revision of Introduction, Origins and index page
Mar 5: Updating Samsters' tree and the intercative dynamic search
Feb 26: Fixing online Dynamic Trees and
Feb 21: Introducing Dynamic Turkel Family Trees
Feb 16: Updating online search using GED2WWW utility.
Feb 16: Updating Descendants of Israel Tirkel of Sambor.
Feb 9: Updating Links to famous Turkels.
Feb 3: Updating Israel-Menachem branch of Trembowla.
Dafna Donyets has passed away - R.I.P.
Added new born family members to this tree.
Sep 6: Amending David Baer's tree.
Sep 4: Alerting about a technical problem at 'Turkel Tribe' Yahoo! Group
Sep 3: Updating cross links with new icons within the entire 'Turkel Tribe' website
Sep 1: Adding and updating information based on JRI Polish Archives
Aug 2: Added descendants to Jacob's tree of Podwoloczyska, courtesy Melanie Gradis Brown
July 2: Srool's official name is Yisrael-Baer
May 25: we conclude that Lonya Tirkel is the same person as Lonya Tyrkel;
verification is required!
May 24: New born baby Joshua Ryan Mercer added. Maz'l Tov!
May 19: Modified guestbook: e-mail addys can't be fetched by crowling robots from that page.
Apr 14: Removing e-mail addys from this public web-site to the communication center.
Mar 25: Added "enigma" page, branch of Pessach Philip Turkel of Buchach.
Mar 23: Established The Turkel Tribe communication center.
Mar 17: Improved display and links.
Mar 13: Update the online search by GED2HTML and GED2WWW utilities.
Mar 11: Improved navigation within this website.
Mar 8: Amending the 'origin' page with respect to Danish Terkels.
Mar 7: Amending Srool-Baer's branch courtesy Corrine Lobacz.
Mar 5: Amending Israel Menachem's branch courtesy Mikki Nattiv
Feb 26: The page about the earliest known Turkels is amended.
Feb 25: Added new enigma page, Shlomo > Pessah (Philip) of Rousinov, Cz
Feb 24: Added new names to Shlomo Hertz, Bolechow Branch;
revised pages, descendants of Moshe and Chava, and Introduction
Search default is changed to "all words"; updated genealogy links
Feb 19: Amending links and e-mail addys
Feb 5: Turkel folks from Tarnow are related to those from Bolechow.
Jan 28: New information added to the "enigma" pages of Bolechow and Stryj.
Jan 27: Updated links in Galicia.
Jan 25: Convert Offline dataBase into HTML pages by GED2HTML and GED2WWW utilities.
Jan 24: Update links and maps in the pages about Galicia.
Jan 3: Addition of Shtetls names and locations.
Dec 27: Updating links ( too many "dead" links... )
Aug 16: Found New Records Indexing Turkels in Poland/Galicia and offline database
Jul 6: Updating info New Records Indexing Turkels in Poland/Galicia and offline database
Jun 22: Updating the Samsters' branch
Jun 5: Updating the Samsters' branch
May 31: Updating links and webrings
Apr 30: Amending Israel Menachem branch courtesy Avi Turkel, NY, NY
Apr 3: Addition of a search engine for this web-site, regular, advanced
Mar 27: Amendment of links; tidy lists, trees and tables; correcting typos, etc.
Mar 13: Updating Bibliography
Mar 3: Updating offline database
Mar 2: Getting new information from Jewish Records Indexing Poland
Feb 25: Addition of "new" members to Israel-Menachem dynesty
Feb 23: Getting new information from Jewish Records Indexing Turkels in Poland/Galicia
Feb 18: Addition of information about the descendants of Adolph Terkel
grandson of Moshe Turkel branch of Tarnopol.
Feb 14: Updating online search
Feb 11: Amending the descendants of Ya`acov Turkel of Podwoloczyska
Feb 9: Addition of new information about the descendants of Frank Turkel
Feb 5: Addition of new information about the descendants of Jacob Terkel
grandson of Moshe Turkel branch of Tarnopol.
Jan 24: Updating the latest news and amending links.
Dec 24: New information has been added to Israel-Menachem tree.
Oct 11: Addition of the enigma of Sherry Turkle
Oct 8: Updating and adding maps also a list of places with names sounding Turkel-like
Sep 8: Updating online search to reflect the offline database
Sep 6: Placing Arnold Ray Terkel within the Moshe Turkel branch of Tarnopol
Sep 3: Added descendant tree of Aharon Yeroham Fishel Tierkel of Moliv, Galicia
Amended Moshe Turkel branch and internal links.
Aug 31: Where is Kirinki located?
Aug 27: Updating information about the branches Hersh Turkel branch from Lwow
somehow related to Jacob, Yhur-Joseph & Devosha Turkel
Aug 21: Michael's page becomes Moshe Turkel branch of Tarnopol
Aug 13: Michael's Puzzle has being resolved !!!
Aug 8: Refreshing Michael's Puzzle, with a newly discovered picture.
July 23: Updating Joseph Pincus Turkel "enigma" page and internal links.
June 14: Updating Turkel Tribe mailbox and various links.
June 12: Amending the SAMsters "enigma" page and all the associated links.
June 11: A look to Galicia, Poland and Ukraine maps and tidy up links.
June 8: Add a link to The Registered Turkel Site.
June 6: Amend GED2WWW pages and update links.
June 5: Convert new genealogical data into HTML files.
June 4: Convert new genealogical data into WWW files and amend links.
May 30: Minor amendments including but not limited to the SAMsters.
May 25: See the born Tal Tirkel, son of Lulik and Avigail.
May 16: A tabgible evidence regarding the origin of the name TurklU-umlaut
leading to changes of a few pages of this site and the offline database.
May 11: Updating the database and the GED2WWW
May 6: Addition of a the enigma of Srool (Israel) Turkel of Nishnev
Apr 11: Fixing HTML TAGs, enabling MSIE 5 browser compatability, eliminating Pop-Ups!
Apr 6: Tidy up links, spelling and the look of the entire website is improved.
Apr 4: Amending the pages: THREE branches (1), THREE branches (2) and associated links.
Apr 3: Amending the Galicia maps and associated links.
Mar 26: Addition of new enigma pages: Joseph Abraham, Abe-Koby and Joseph Pincus.
Exending Stryj and Bolechow page previously named Benjamin T page.
Exending Lwow & Sambor page previously named Andrew's puzzle.
Revising e-mails, links and names through the entire web-site.
Feb 27: Revision of the Justice Jacob Turkel's page.
Revision of the Yoseph Turkel's aka Michael's enigma.
Feb 15: Major revision of the SAMster's Turkel branch has been done.
Harold and Stanley branches are included in this tree and removed from the index
Feb 11: Minor tidy of pages
Jan 26: We rewrote the history to conform with the legends<VBG>
Jan 25: Added Israeli Supreme Court Justice, Yaacov Tirkel to Famous Turkels.
Tidy pages, amending links, adding maps, changing appearance.
Dec 2: Public list of Turkels in Canada
Nov 26: Revision of GEDCOM database and conversions to HTML
Nov 21: Amdending descendants' tree of Schmaria Turkel of Tysmienica
Oct 18: Public list of Turkels in the USA
Oct 15: Public list of Turkels in the Western Europe
Sep 23: Claim Your Ancestors
Sep 12: New information introduced by Ann Turkel the famous actress
Sep 9: Amdending descendants' tree of Schmaria Turkel of Tysmienica
Sep 8: Updating descendants' tree of Sam/Sam Turkel of Tarnopol
Aug 29: Amdending famous Turkels Cahsidim and David Ber Tierkel
Aug 25: Introducing Ann Turkel The Opera Star to Famous Turkels
revision of file management: Introduction is separated from the main index file.
Creating separate files for the famous Turkels.
Aug 24: New puzzle of Bernard The Caterer apparently belongs to Wien branch
Aug 23: Revision of GEDCOM tree 284Kb and conversions to HTML
Aug 16: Amended GEDCOM tree 294Kb
Aug 15: Added branch due to Fran Lacas (Turkel) - a clue? to Studs Terkel. . .
Merge of a few branches is on the move - new information received
July 15: Added link to the Turkeltaub website
May 28: Are they alike? Photograph of Andrew's father (dynesty #7)
versus the photographs of my father and uncle (dynesty #1).
Apr 20: In memory of my father Israel-Menachem Tirkel (1948) on memorial day.
This is a mirror page of the Israeli Ministry of Defense page of memorial.
Mar 14: The research Dr. Flesch: The origin of the surname Turkel.
Mar 9: The enigma of Michael Tirkel another Tarnopol branch!
Feb 23: Updated GEDCOM tree 264Kb and hiding birth dates of living persons.
Amend two types of conversions to HTML GED2WWW and GED2HTML.
Feb 19: The story of Norbert Pearlroth: The origin of the surname Turkel.
Locating Chortkov on maps. Amending links.
Amending Israel-Menachem T courtesy Gerald Shapiro (Australia)
Feb 10: Updateing Genealogy Links
hiding birth dates of living persons on "flat" trees.
Feb 5: Split of Special Links and Genealogy Links
Jan 29: Amending treetext Benjamin T of Stry courtesy Leonard T
new tree Benjamin 2 courtesy George Zakheim
new tree Schamaria courtesy David Howard Turkel
Enhanced clipped maps of Galicia
Jan 28: Amending treetext Israel-Menachem T of Trembowla courtesy Avi T
Jan 26: Addition of links
Jan 24: Amending and adding links
to the Turkl GEDCOM tree 238Kb
Information was correlated with the previously embedded data.
Dec 18: (1) Based on US SSD records, 35 names: Turkell, Turkl, Turkle, and Turkla,
were added to the Turkl GEDCOM tree 208Kb
Information was correlated with the previously embedded data.
(2) Records of Yad Va`Shem microfilms, typos were corrected.
(3) Dead links were removed.
(4) New page: WCT Shoe Box family pictures
Dec 14: Addition of links.
Dec 13: Merging data given by Eric Schweitzer with the GEDCOM database
Dec 10: Addition of a picture of Podwoloczyska 1912 and a review of its history;
linking to various Turkels` web pages.
Dec 9: Separating links, bibliography, and this file from the homepage file.
Testing conversion program GED2WWW compared to GED2HTML.
Dec 7: Filtering out names from the main GEDCOM database
Dec 3: Amending Jacob Beryl's tree and the main GEDCOM file
Nov 29: Major update of the Turkl GEDCOM tree 190Kb
predicated on Yad Va`Shem testimonies and Beith Hatfutzot
updating the surnames' HTML index
Nov 25: Famous Turk'ls: Addition of links about Studs Terkel
Nov 24: Amending the Turkl GEDCOM tree
Nov 23: Major update of the Turkl GEDCOM tree 172Kb
Nov 20: Thorough update of the Turkl GEDCOM tree
Nov 19: Amending and renaming Beryl's tree to Yaacov's tree
Nov 18: Amending Israel-Menachem text (flat) tree
Nov 17: Amending conversion to HTML files
Nov 13: Amending Israel-menachem branch on GEDCOM
Nov 8: Amending Israel-Menachem text tree, spelling, adding persons
Nov 7: Amenading Shmuel's Tree according to Russell Turkel
Nov 6: The enigma of Stanley Turkel another lost branch
Nov 5: Amending Israel-Menachem text tree, spelling adding persons
Nov 4: Clipped Galicia west and pointers on few Galicia maps
Nov 3: Amending Benjamin tree; consider names: Tuerkel, Tuerkl
Nov 1: Test Conversion of GEDCOM to HTML (Israel-Menachem tree only)
Oct 28: Amending Israel-Menachem text tree, spelling and new names
Oct 25: Amending links, emails and addresses
Oct 19: Amending emails and addresses
Oct 16: Amending Sam tree (Russell's puzzle) Turkish connection, Special Thanks
Oct 15: Amending Benjamin tree (Bruce's puzzle). Updating Galicia data
Oct 14: Added names of places in Galicia. Improving links and view.
Oct 13: Added pages and maps.
Oct 11: Register and built the first index page at Geocities: Hearland/3511.