Records of the Abrams family in the All Galicia Database

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
ABRAHAMOWICZ in
Radomysl nad Sanem, Poland
GG Member #49 Plymouth, MA
USA
Jul 21, 2019
ABRAHAMOWICZ in
Radomysl nad Sanem, Poland
GG Member #1727 East Greenwich, RI
USA
Jul 21, 2019
ABRAMOWICZ in
Radomysl nad Sanem, Poland
GG Member #49 Plymouth, MA
USA
Jul 21, 2019

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

There are 164 search results for the surname Abrams 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.

  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 375 {y69}
    ... , Milton Solomon, Joseph Schanchner, Samuel Schuldenfrei, Abraham Steinfeld, Samuel Sirota, David Smolowitz, Benjamin Spinner, Samuel Sturm, Milicent Miss Sturm, Sidney E. Scheinberg, Morris Unger, Harry Wasserstrum, Samuel Wasserstrum, William White, Julian Weiss, Mrs. Sadie Weiskoph, Mrs. Rose Weinstein, Harry Weintraub, Merrill Weintraub, Bemadine Weintraub, Shirley Wachtel, Berel Yutt, Bessie Abrams, Samuel Bierman, Jack Berkowitz, Meyer Banner, Max Bergman, Albert Bergman, Nathan Bergman, Jack Carver, George Cohen, Mrs. Annie Durst, Joseph Dickstein, Stanley Edelman, Mrs. Julia Ertes, Mrs. Julia Ertes, Miss Sydelle Fuhrer, Isidor Feuer, Mrs. Rose Geldzahler, Solomon Goetz, A1 Gross, Meyer Goldstein, Sydney Mrs. Herzog, Mrs. Dorothy Kupferman, Jack Kemper, Mrs. Edith Koppel, Nathan ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 535 {y94}
    ... relatives could bring their families over and send them "shifs-carte". The departure of a family for America was a great event in the shtetl, a subject for discussion for months on end. A cart would be loaded with cartons, crates and most important — pillows and eiderdowns — the only things of any value. Excitement rose to un-precedented heights — women wiping their eyes on their aprons, men saying goodbye and giving their blessing as if it were the eve of Yom Kippur. Just having relatives in America was considered a piece of good fortune, even if they were unable to send "shifs-carte". Those who sometimes received a few dollars were the objects of envy and it was said of them that they had "a fiss in cholent", a finger in the pie, but sometimes they had to be content with just ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 68 {y140}
    ... that she would not be compelled to arrive in the other world without having had a wedding ring" (S.M.). She died a few months later. Maier and Roise met rather romantically: he was at his stand vending coral beads when she came over to buy herself a string. She was considered good looking: a bit taller than he. She was then already working a sewing machine, making dresses and aprons for peasant children. Since corals were be-ginning to go out of fashion, she taught him also to use the machine, and he added these articles to his market day circuits. In Hebrew and Yiddish he was well taught, but not in Polish or German. (He first learned to sign his name in those scripts when he was married). About 1906 he was chosen to be school-master ("melamcd") at the newly founded communal school ...
  • Skala-Podilska Yizkor Book (2009), page 283 {y109}
  • 1916 Lwow Address Directory, image 152 {d917}

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