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The Board of Directors of Gesher Galicia 2021

  STEVEN S. TURNER, D.D.S. Roslyn, NY, USA, President Steven Turner was already curious about Galicia as a small boy, when he spent the holidays davening at a Galitzianer shul with his grandparents in Brooklyn, NY. That was the start of his journey into genealogy, as he tried to prove that his family surname was […]


Holocaust Records

Documents (other than vital records) from the Holocaust period in Galicia Czudec Jewish residents, 1940-1942 Dębica-area Holocaust-period death testimonies, 1939-1944 Jewish Doctors’ Questionnaires (1941-1942) [AGAD] Jewish Doctors’ Questionnaires (1941-1942) [Przemyśl archive] Kraków Jewish Residents (July-August 1940). Jewish Historical Institute (Warsaw) Mielec list of residents, 15 August 1940. Rzeszów State Archive, Fond 752, File 117. Nowy […]


Inventory of Cadastral Maps and Landowner Records held in the Rzeszów State Archive

(Archiwum Państwowe w Rzeszowie) Below is an alphabetical listing, by Polish town name, all 2,096 cadastral maps held in the Rzeszów state archive. Gesher Galicia acquiries copies of these maps for our Map Room. Cadastral maps for the former Austrian province of Galicia are scattered between many archives in Poland and Ukraine, including those in […]


A Guide to Galician Districts

Galician Districts evolved and changed over time. This timeline was put together by the Rohatyn Shtetl Research Group, with additional information provided by Wikipedia (particularly the German version of Wikipedia) and other websites. Additions, corrections, and suggestions are welcome.


Przewodnik po galicyjskich powiatach

Powiaty galicyjskie rozwijały i zmieniały się z biegiem czasu. Niniejsza oś czasu została stworzona przez grupę badawczą sztetla rohatyńskiego przy pomocy dodatkowych informacji zamieszczonych na Wikipedii (a zwłaszcza w niemieckiej wersji językowej) i innych stronach. Prosimy o przesyłanie wszelkich sugestii, poprawek lub uzupełnień.


Table of Contents: Volume 8, Number 2 & 3 (May, 2001)

GG Matters Coordinator’s Column From the Editors’ Desks London2001 2001 GG Family Finder Errata; announcement of update Contributors to Gesher Galicia Town Updates Buchach Gorodenka Ivano-Frankovsk Kolomyya Mielec Lancut Tarnobrzeg Radomysl Wielki Rzeszow Feature Articles The Great Galician Indexing Race Is On Przemysl Archives JewishGen’s Yizkor Book Project: History and Accomplishments Girls Enrolled in Tarnow […]


Table of Contents: Volume 5, Number 1 (Fall, 1997)

Coordinator’s Column Computer Corner A Resource Person for Rogatin Resources for Snyatyn Zionism Comes to Mielec Passport Applications Offer to Send History of Jezierzany Volume 5 of Meorei Galicia Published Resource Contact for Borislav, Ukraine Report on Kolbuszowa – by Phil Birnbaum Gesher Galicia’s “Projects Database” Additional References Re:Krakow 18th Annual Seminar on Jewish Genealogy […]


Table of Contents: Volume 3, Number 3 (Spring, 1996)

From the Editor’s Desk: Heritage Abroad Books Published Landsmanshaftn Remembrances Provide Research Mr. Braverman, I Presume? Bukovina: To Keep Or Not To Keep? Book Review Sending Money to Polish National Archives Internet Name Searcher Searching For… In Search of Grandpa’s House Mielec Yizkor Book National Archives in Przemysl: A Good Experience Gesher Galicia Membership Report […]


Table of Contents: Volume 2, Number 2 (Winter, 1995)

Editor’s Corner Jewish Genealogy Seminar If People Would Only Stay Put! Correction to Miriam Weiner’s Article Judaic Studies In Cracow Polish Directories Pamiatki I Zabytki Kultury Zydowskiy W Polsce (Polish Book) Photo Collections (Books) History of Towns and Villages of the Ukrainian SSR: Lviv Oblast (Book) Map Source Economic Study (Propination, Etc.) Jewish Family Names […]


Slownik Geograficzny

The Slownik geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego i innych krajów slowianskich (Geographical dictionary of the Kingdom of Poland and other Slavic countries) is a 15-volume gazetteer published between 1880 and 1902. The entries in the Slownik cover regions, towns, villages and other settlements in the Kingdom of Poland, also known as Congress Poland; the Baltic, Western and Southern gubernias of the Russian Empire; Western and Eastern Prussia; parts of Hungary and Bukovina; many other areas in Eastern Europe; and — most important to the readers of The Galitzianer — Galicia. As an example of Slownik entries we are publishing the entry on Galicia itself in this issue.


1877 Galician Administrative Districts

In 1877, the Austrian government assigned to 73 Administrative Districts (ADs) the Galician towns where Jews were known to have lived at the time of the 1870 census. The government designated some towns as Jewish Administrative Centers, which were the administrative seats where Jewish metrical (birth, death, marriage) records were to be kept. The Jewish […]


Kolbuszowa Region Research Group & Suchostaw Region Research Group — Volume 17, Issue 3

The Kolbuszowa Region Research Group (KRRG) includes the following Administrative Districts (AD): Kolbuszowa, Lancut, Mielec, Nisko, Pilzno, Ropczyce, Rzeszów, Strzyzów, and Tarnobrzeg. The Suchostaw Region Research Group (SRRG) includes the following AD: Borszczow, Buczacz, Czortkow, Husiatyn, Skalat, Tarnopol, Trembowla, Zbaraz, and Zaleszczyki.


In Memoriam

We remember those members of Gesher Galicia known to have passed away since the group was founded in 1993. Their efforts and contributions to their personal family research, to their fellow researchers, and to Jewish Galician research have been invaluable and very much appreciated by all of us. Each member is listed by name, residence, […]


Records of the Mielec family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 45 records for the surname Mielec (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:

  • Ruchel MEILECH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Gitel MEILECH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Abner MELECH
    1787 property record from Przemyśl Josephine Survey (1787-1788)
  • Herszko MELEK
    1787 property record from Drohobycz Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Leib MILECH, son of Iser and Güttel
    1818 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Getz MILICH
    1820 property record from Sędziszów Landowners (1820)
  • Getz MILICH
    1820 property record from Sędziszów Landowners (1820)
  • Herszko MILICH
    1820 property record from Sędziszów Landowners (1820)
  • Hirschel MELECH
    1825 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Chaje MILICH, daughter of and Rifka
    1828 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 45 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.


Gesher Galicia is a non-profit organization carrying out Jewish genealogical and historical research on Galicia, formerly a province of Austria-Hungary and today divided between southeastern Poland and western Ukraine. The research work includes the indexing of archival vital records and census books, Holocaust-period records, Josephine and Franciscan cadastral surveys, lists of Jewish taxpayers, and records of Galician medical students and doctors - all added to our searchable online database. In addition, we reproduce regional and cadastral maps for our online Map Room. We conduct educational research and publish a quarterly research journal, the Galitzianer.

You can search our free All Galicia Database, Map Room, and archival inventories, and read about member benefits starting at $36 per year. You can also join online.

Our general contact address: info@geshergalicia.org