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First Chorostkower K.U.V.

Title: First Chorostkower K.U.V.
Inclusive Dates: 1899-1982
ID: RG 1662
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Founded in New York by immigrants from the town of Chorostkow (Chorostkov, Khorostkov, Khoroskiv, Khoroskev), Ukraine. Incorporated on December 22, 1899. Formerly known as the Erster Chorostkower Kranken Unterstutzungs Verein and the First Sick and Aid Society of the City of New York. Functioned as a burial society. Provided sick benefits to members. Supported old age home with $300 annually and local institutions with $100 annually. Society used the Mt. Carmel, New Mt. Carmel, Washington, and Beth David cemeteries in Queens, Brooklyn, and Long Island, NY.
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