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 180 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 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 ...
  • 1932 Krakow City Address Directory + Miscellaneous Province Directory, image 807 {d696}
    ... Magdalena, krawcowa, Senacka 35. — Regina, pielęgniarka, Kopernika 17. Zwierzycki Józef, dr., inż., gener. dyr. badań geolog.. na Sumatrę, Sienkiewicza 2. Zwierzyńska Antonina, kupcowa. Podchorążych 5. — Helena, manikurzyslka, Konopnickiej 3. Zwierzyński Bolesław, handlowiec, Podchorążych 5. — Stanisław, oficer zaw., W'arszawska 14. Zwikler Izak, właśc. kiosku, Izaaka 3. — Samuel, urzędnik. Szlak 63. Zwirn Beri, ajent handl., Hetmańska 3. — r. Bursztyn Leib, pom. handl. Szeroka 35. — Majer, kupiec. Augustjańska 10. Zwoleński Jan, elektromonter, Bożego Ciała 17. , Zw.dińska Anna, em. naucz.. Arjańska 8. i Helena, kilimkarka. Piekarska 14. — Wanda, urz. pryw.. Smoleńska 10/12. j Zwoliński Andrzej, murarz, Kalwaryjska 43. I .Antoni, em. st. żarz. podatk.. Stolarska 6. Ferdynand ...
  • 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 ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 443 {y114}
    ... money changer Reb Leybtshe Klein gave him several hundred dollars to take from Cracow to Chrzanow, as a favor. Reb Leybtshe didn't offer him a commission. When Reb Velvele arrived in Chrzanow, he realized that S200 was missing. After a long investigation, the rabbi ruled that Reb Velvele would have to swear that he hadn't taken the money. But Reb Velvele refused, saying that he had never sworn in his life, and he wasn't about to start. He would sooner sell his house and pay back the money he had lost. But just as he was about to sell his only possession, his house, a miracle occurred. The Jew who had found the missing money appeared. Thus Reb Velvele, whom people had begun to suspect of foul play, went away with his name cleared and enjoyed everyone's respect forever after. Don't Argue With ...

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