Ukraine

 

The family of Meier Hutstein lived around Kolomea, a city in the western part of Ukraine, a former part of the Austro-Hungarian empire. Pinkas Hutstein is a registered home owner in Kolomea 1818. Probably he was Meier’s father. Decendants of Leia Jutta Hutstein in Kolomea moved to Vienna, Austria, the capitol of the empire. There, some of them became victims of the Holocaust during world war II.

 


 

You may want to visit a Jewish history site of Kolomea.