Records of the Ameis family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 926 records for the surname Ameis (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:

  • Grzegorz AMI
    1787 property record from Stanisławów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Grzegorz AMI
    1787 property record from Stanisławów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Hersz HAMER
    1787 property record from Sokal Josephine Survey (1787)
  • [no given name] HAIME
    1787 property record from Dynów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Herszko HAYMER
    1787 property record from Śniatyn Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Tymko HOMA
    1787 property record from Kopyczyńce Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Moyses HAMER
    1788 property record from Dukla Josephine Survey House Register (1790)
  • Josyl HOMER
    1788 property record from Żółkiew Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Moysze HAMER
    1788 property record from Brody Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Joseph GOLDBERG and Perl HAMMER
    1801 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)

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

There are 180 search results for the surname Ameis 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.

  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 241 {y32}
    ... Jewish merchants in town. Each boy would have his Friday assigned to him in which to make his rounds. Another list was drawn up designating one boy a week to collect the books strewn on the tables and place them in their respective shelves. The money collected was turned opcr to a treasurer, usually a merchant of good repu-tation. The money was withdrawn only when needed to buy new books or mend the old ones. The purchase of new books was a matter that required serious contempla-tion. For there were always more "necessary" books to buy than there was money with which to buy them. The Gabai and the older boys with whom he consulted in such matters, would have to be discriminating in their sc-lection. To the credit of "Kinian Sefarim" it should be noted here that though it was run by mere ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 251 {y32}
    ... or when, due to some mechanical malfunction, the pumps would fail to operate, a board was lifted up and the bucket dropped directly into the well and thus the water was drawn. Rising above the rows of single storied homes in the Marck were two taller structures each having two stories: one in the west, and one in the north. Both ow־ners used the lower floors as saloons and the upper ones for living quarters. The one in the north served also as a sort of hotel when cir-cumstances imposed detention on an infrequent visitor. All roads led to or emanated from the "Marck." Southward was the heavily cobbled road leading to the railroad depot some seven miles off. Midway to the depot was the Jcw־i$h cemetery. The road to the west was tree lined. On its right was the stately school-house with well ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 479 {y48}
    ... lived in one section, far from the ghetto and from those people and places where we dwelt during the rule of the Nazis. We had a strong desire to get away from the local population, a great majority of whom, gave a helping hand to the murder of the Jews. We were look-ing forward to the day when we would be able to leave that terrifying place, where our lives and the lives of our dear ones were brought to a premature end. Our situation after the liberation, by the Soviets became more difficult than before the Nazi occupation. The non-Jewish population, as well as the Soviet government could not forgive the fact that we remained alive. They saw in us an unwanted remnant. They, as well as we. were waiting for the day when we could leave the place forever. Finally that day arrived. According ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 483 {y48}
    ... the German labor-offices, these camps turned into a sort of business. The German ofifcials were interested to bring into the camps not merely hundreds or thousands of Jews, but tens of thousands of Jewish slave laborers. To materialize this purpose, they used their energy to destroy and exter-minate. ■by every possible means, the Jwish laborers who were already in the camps, and bring new ones in their place. .With every new group of workers, they received a large sum of money from the Judenrat, besides robbing the workers of their belongings. The Nazi labor and concentration camps constitute one of the saddest, depressing and most painful chapters in the history of human brutality. It left "mark of Cain", on every one. who had something to do with them, "labor camp" these two words spell ...
  • Brzezany Yizkor Book (1978), image 479 {y91}
    ... lived in one section, far from the ghetto and from those people and places where we dwelt during the rule of the Nazis. We had a strong desire to get away from the local population, a great majority of whom, gave a helping hand to the murder of the Jews. We were look-ing forward to the day when we would be able to leave that terrifying place, where our lives and the lives of our dear ones were brought to a premature end. Our situation after the liberation, by the Soviets became more difficult than before the Nazi occupation. The non-Jewish population, as well as the Soviet government could not forgive the fact that we remained alive. They saw in us an unwanted remnant. They, as well as we. were waiting for the day when we could leave the place forever. Finally that day arrived. According ...

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