Records of the Zwirn family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 76 records for the surname Zwirn (including soundalike names and spelling variants) in the All Galicia Database (the AGD), Gesher Galicia's free searchable collection of genealogical and historical records from the former Austro-Hungarian province of Galicia, which is now eastern Poland and western Ukraine. Here is a sampling of some of the results you can find there:

  • Schloma ZWIRN
    1810 death record from Lviv Jewish Death Records (1805-1880)
  • Abraham, son of Moses ZWIRN
    1813 birth record from Lviv Jewish Birth Records (1805-1871)
  • Chune, son of Gerson ZWIRN
    1822 birth record from Brody Jewish Birth Records (1815-1861)
  • Rifka ZWIRN
    1827 death record from Lviv Jewish Death Records (1805-1880)
  • Tobias, son of Wolf ZWERN
    1829 birth record from Brody Jewish Birth Records (1815-1861)
  • Chäskel ZWERN
    1830 death record from Brody Jewish Death Records (1815-1861)
  • Jenta ZWIRN
    1830 death record from Drohobycz Jewish Death Records (1816-1852)
  • Ruchel Lea, daughter of Wolf ZWIRN
    1831 birth record from Brody Jewish Birth Records (1815-1861)
  • Feige Ettel, daughter of Wolf ZWEREN
    1833 birth record from Brody Jewish Birth Records (1815-1861)
  • Blime Gittel, daughter of Wolf ZWERN
    1835 birth record from Brody Jewish Birth Records (1815-1861)

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Records of the Zwirn family in Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website

There are 173 search results for the surname Zwirn at Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website, a few of which are listed below. Note that results listed below are limited to purely Galician sources, such as telephone and business directories from Galician cities, or school records, but they do not include the many other sources available on his website that span all of pre-war Poland. You may need the free .DjVu web browser plugin to view these files.

  • 1932 Krakow City Address Directory + Miscellaneous Province Directory, image 283 {d696}
    ... , Molenda Władysław, Stefanja, Kazimiera, Henryk, Barbara z Goralów i Hor-nikowska Stanisława (239). Suderowa z Ciesielskich Agata, Ferdynand, Leon, Barbara i Kisielewska Apolonja (277). Socha Jan (wejście 1. or. 153) (4821. Chroslecki Franciszek i Ludwika z Żywieckich (542). parcela. Patrz ul. Wrocławska 76. Narożnik ul. Wrocławskiej. Narożnik Al. Słowackiego. Patrz Al. Stowackiego 30 (32, 34, 3‹i›. Wortsmann Teofila (167). Zwirn recte Rcif Izaak i Cyla (208). Odrzywolski Zbigniew i Rapaporl Maurycy (5). Lipiński Stanisław, Marja, Władysław, Helena, Apolonja, Krupiński Józef (synl, Antoni i Koźbiałowa z Krupińskich Slcfn-nja (6). detto (6). , 12c) 11 Towarzystwo Tanich Mieszkań dla Robotników Katolików w Krakowie (11).
  • 1932 Krakow City Address Directory + Miscellaneous Province Directory, image 688 {d696}
    ... Bożego Ciała 3. — Olga, kupcowa, Bożego Ciała 3. — Regina, pryw., Dunajewskiego 5. — Salomon, kupiec, Bożego Ciała 3. — Samuel, handlowiec, Podgórska 11. — Zygmunt, szofer mechan., Felicjanek 23. Schiffeldrim Izaak, rzeźnik, Paulińska 18. Schiffenbauer Mojżesz, pryw., pl. Zgody 5. Schiffer f. Zwirn Beila, pom. modn , Krakusa 9. — Etla, wł. prac. szewsk., Lwowska 4. — Filip, urz. bank., św. Filipa 8. — f. Zwirn Haja, pom. kraw., Krakusa 9. — Izrael, inslal. wodoc, Dunajewskiego 7. — Jakób, rzeźnik, Dajwór 25. — Jakób, malarz, Florjańska 37. — f. Zwirn Joel, czel. szewski. Krakusa 9. — f. Weiss Juda. szklarz i pokostnik. Berka Joselewicza 9. — Lazar, szewc. Wąska 12. — Regina, pryw., Jasna 2. — Zygmunt, szklarz i pokostnik, Lwowska 45. Schiffman Aron, pryw., Dajwór 6. — Chiel, urz. Kasy Chor ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 247 {y80}
    ... organize their own schools. The Jews did not obey the order of the authorities, and the Jewish leaders were held responsible that the Jewish children up to the age of 13 must attend school or be taught privately. Every Jewish community. Boiberke included, had to have public schools for their children, and the authorities issued an order not to permit anyone to marry unless they could declare in sworn statement that they had learned the German language (the language of Austria) which was taught in these schools. In 1787 the government appointed a director for the entire Jewish school system. His name was Hertz Hombcrg, a former pupil of Moses Mendelsohn. In 1788 a school for-boys was organized in Boiberke whose teacher was Aaron Hcrf. He received 150 zlotys a year as his salary ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 490 {y94}
    ... their just punishment. These accounts were published in the chronicles of the Rev. Dr. Gutmsn "Documents of Events witnessed by Jews during the Nazi Period" which was printed In Tel Aviv at the beginning of 1945 in German. These accounts have been directly translated from the German, with only minor ommlsions. A.l. SWORN DECLARATION Documented in Tel-Aviv during 21, 22 of June 1944 Mindel (17) whom 111 remember all the days of my life. All the young men between the ages of 15 and 35 who were in sound physical condition, were sup-posedly to be sent to labor-camps. The action beg3n on the night between the 3rd and 4th of August '42. The concept "death camp" was as yet unknown to us, and as such ...
  • Rzeszow Yizkor Book (1967), image 700 {y74}
    ... this, plus high spirits and intoxication almost without any intoxicants, the group was affectionately known as the "Always-drunks". Not that they were always drunk, of course, but they were always singing or playing on musical instruments or producing impromptu vcrscs;particular-ly Nahum Sternheim, a folk poet who was known all over Galicia and always wore a poetic tie. He was a sworn bachelor who finally married, an egg dealer for a living and a versifier for his own sake. Above all, almost all of them were scholars. In Rzeszow you would have had to search for an ignoramus with lights. That may help to explain why we feel so close to Agnon. He goes in for lots of stylisation, yet his work contains a reconstruction, achieved by true genius, of what each of us lived through and sensed ...

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