Records of the Abramowitz family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 284 records for the surname Abramowitz (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:

  • Ankiel ABRAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Kopyczyńce Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Ankiel ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Kopyczyńce Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Moszko ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Lwów Krakow District No. 2 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Herszko ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • [no given name] ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Major ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Chodorów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Majer ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Chodorów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Nuchim ABRAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Tłuste Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Michlo ABRAHAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Zaleszczyki Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Uszerowa ABRAMOWICZ
    1787 property record from Zaleszczyki Josephine Survey (1787)

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There are 6 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
ABRAHAMOWITZ in
Radomysl nad Sanem, Poland
GG Member #1784 Melrose, MA
USA
Apr 26, 2020
ABRAHAMOWITZ in
Witkowice, Poland
GG Member #1784 Melrose, MA
USA
Apr 26, 2020
ABRAMOWITZ in
Tarnobrzeg, Poland
GG Member #1784 Melrose, MA
USA
Apr 26, 2020

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

There are 185 search results for the surname Abramowitz 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.

  • Budzanow Yizkor Book (1968), image 315 {y96}
    ... Zipora Hendel : "From Home". Eliahu Shitzer: "A Family". Dunio Ashenberg : "My Town Janow". Gershon Leisner: "Budzanow Scenes". Shaye Glaser: "Destruction of Budzanow" (in Hebrew and Yiddish), "Escape from Death" and "After the War". P. Drabik, Ing. Engel, Dr. G. Colin and Dr. I. Weiselberg : "The Ghetto of Trembowla". Abraham Buchholz: "Destruction". Bronia Fleishaker (Levinson) : "A Girl in the Storm". Yaakov Balaban : "The Destruction of Janow". Leib Tcheret: "I Survived". Esther Detzker (Abramowitz) : "How I Escaped from Hell". Abraham Weinfeld : "Taking Jewish Property". — 311 —
  • Krakow Yizkor Book (1967), image 133 {y258}
    ... Our Beloved Mother & Sister Golda Jachzel Hudzia Jachzel MR. & MRS. VICTOR BLUMENSTYK MR. & MRS. ABE JACHZEL Daughter and Sister LEE ABRAMOWITZ In Memory of Joseph Hirsch Zuckerman Zofia Zuckerman Mojzesz Juda Zuckerman FAMILY ZUCKERMAN In Memory of In Memory ...
  • Rzeszow Yizkor Book (1967), image 697 {y74}
    ... good material in Bar Kochba to start a Dramatic Club. So we began to organise such a group. The first and oldest participants of the Dramatic Club, 2.T.G. Scena were: Joseph Heiblum, Henek Fuchs, Chaim Sack, Henek Eimer, Goldstein, Shlomo Wintergriin, David Griinspan, Hcshek Weichsel-baum, and others. The women were: Klara Schindler, Miss Lam, Fajga Schwefel, Dozia Abramowitz, etc. Later Eddie Metal, Merel, Schwebel, Mikolajewicz, his wife, and others joined. The dramatic dub performed the best known plays written by Jewish playwrights, revues, and Goldfaden operas. Indeed the famous Jewish director, David Sherman, had to be secured to select and direct our plays. As a member of the Club I went to rehearsals and participated. Everyone took their parts seriously and went ...
  • Kolbuszowa Yizkor Book (1971), image 881 {y239}
    ... , Nechumo- wicz and Zykowicz. Most likely he did not grant them his per- mission; the evidence to support this conclusion may be found in the fact that the loan which the Jewish community received in 1746 from the Christian, Stanislaw Kuczkowski, in the sum of one thousand zloty, was guaranteed "by the whole Jewish popula- tion," but the synagogue was in no way mentioned. In 1761 the Jews Abramowicz, Tobiaszowicz, Lezanski and Dukielski again petitioned for a cemetery but this time we do find the synagogue's existence mentioned. It is very possible that the aged Sanguszko did finally, before his death in June 1750, agree to the building of a synagogue, the so-called "older" synagogue (which the Germans destroyed in 1941). The above-mentioned loan was actually intended for its building ...
  • Rzeszow Yizkor Book (1967), image 746 {y74}
    ... , issued on 21st Sep-tcmber 1730, that one of the councillors was a Jew named Jacub Herszkowicz. He was praised highly for his conscientious bookkeeping. * * * In 1714 the Jewish community charged one of its members in the civil courts with engaging in for-gery and alchemy. In 1757 the nobleman Wojciech Zawisza loaned 500 Zloty to the Jew Jonas Abramowicz. When Za-wisza died his widow sued Abramowicz for payment, but be claimed to have paid the debt to the deceased. The widow brought suit before the court, noting the difficulty of the problem. She proposed to lay the claim before a Board of Arbitration composed of two Jews and two Catholics. After two sessions the litigants settled the case amicably. About 1685 Kiba ...

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