Records of the Appel family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 655 records for the surname Appel (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:

  • Rudolf APPEL
    census record from Tarnopol Refugees at Beginning of WWI (1914-1915)
  • Zygmund APEL, son of Gedalje APEL and Ettel Hinde ALLES
    and Perl Ruchel WALDHÜTER, daughter of Hersch WALDHÜTTER and Sara Nessie WARTENFELD
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Chanzie APEL
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Aron Wolf MAJER, son of Hersch Majer MAJER and Sara Lieba APPEL
    and Marjem Rojza DORF, daughter of Eljukim DORF and Estera LANGER
    marriage record from Nowy Targ Jewish Marriages (1924-1927, 1930, 1934, 1936, 1937)
  • Ernestine APPEL, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Wilhelm HASPEL, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Samuel Apfel
    1780-1850 property record from Drohobycz Landowners (1780-1850)
  • Natan Apfel
    1780-1850 property record from Drohobycz Landowners (1780-1850)
  • Moszko APFEL
    1787 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Moszko APFEL
    1788 property record from Lwów Kraków suburbs Josephine Survey, part 3 (1788)

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

There are 179 search results for the surname Appel 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.

  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 490 {y48}
    ... home. They received a thorough basic education and in addition an occupational training, so that they could later take care of themselves. This Orphans-home ceased to function when Second World War broke out. The destiny of these orphans was part and parcel of the destiny of the Jews in Brzezany. THE HOLY BUPIAL SOCIETY AND THE COFFIN BEARERS This society was founded by Rabbi Naphtali Herz Halperin and Jakob Apel in 1837 and it was ratified 1876 under the name of "Charity and Kind• ness". Every member of this holy society volunteered his services and took part in all it's affairs without receiving anything in return. When Second World War broke out one member. David Ginsburg. took upon himself to conduct the affairs of this society. He devoted his time to this holy work, to the very last ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 232 {y80}
    ... 1947, I rendered a report of my journey and handed to the Relief committee the S425.00 which I had left of the S500.00 they gave me to distribute to fellow Boibcrkcr landsleit wherever I might meet them. We realized that to keep up the Relief Committee was a waste of time and effort and money. It was suggested to dissolve, and the balance in the bank should be donated to the United Jewish Appeal. Which we did. After thirty years of good work in behalf of the poor in Boibcrke, it was much viser to give it up. The last officers of the Boibcrker Relief were; President, Anna Pagct-Rabinowitz; Vice President, Hcnic Katz-Lusthausc, Ray Paget-Hornik, and Mrs. Kugel; Treasurer, Abraham Haber; Finance Secretary, Florence Zwebcn; Among the active women workers for the Relief Committee ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 482 {y114}
    ... lose his soul, as the expression went in those days. On the contrary: it was while reading foreign literature that he first became a devoted patriot of higher Jewish morals. The education of the younger generation became his main mission. Reb Jecheskiel Zajac believed that neither the slaps of the fathers nor the whips of the teachers were proper means of education, but rather kind speech and impassioned appeal to the conscience of the child. Some extremely moving scenes took place when Reb Jecheskiel addressed the children in the study house or the Talmud Torah. His native talent as a spiritual guide greatly influenced their religious and intellectual life. Reb Jecheskiel Zajac also devoted a good deal of time and energy to elderly Jewish artisans and storekeepers, giving them lectures ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 66 {y140}
    ... Kalmaleh would take over the "cheder." and on the quiet would share some of his German and Polish readings with the boys. Reb Naftali also taught his pupils letter writing (S.M.). Rashi is the most famous of commentators on Hebrew Scripture, Rabbi Shlomoh Yitzchaki. Moses Alshech, a sixteenth century rabbi at Safed, also wrote commentaries, which must have had a specific appeal to Reb Naftali; the name of Alshech would ordinarily not be twinned with the name of Rashi. (49) The Kriftscher Melamed had married a Dobromil girl and settled in her town. They shared lodgings with Yuskala the Apple-dealer, in one cottage divided by a clothes "shafa" (war-drobe) (S.M.). (50) "From the time 1 quit my last harsh Kriftscher Melamed, my father of blessed memory used to study with me at home ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 73 {y140}
    ... vows) imposed and taken under duress, meaning in particular forced conversion to other religions under threat of death, are null and void: a most painful declaration to have to make. "Awesome as was Kol Nidre eve, even more dread and awesome was the final closing hour of Yom Kippur, the Ne'ilah [dusk of the next day: *ne'ilah* means closing, and for the believing, it is the time of the last possible appeal for forgiveness and for life.] The long candles, still burning from the night before, were beginning to flicker out. The worshippers huddled together round the dimming candles to see their *Machzor* texts. Up and down on the white walls there shifted the shadows of the figures bent over their prayer books, so that to a child’s eye they seemed all headless. And it was whispered that ...

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