Records of the Badian family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 198 records for the surname Badian (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:

  • Samul BODIAN
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Dwoire BODIAN
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Samul Wolf BODIAN
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Stillborn, daughter of Jsrael BADIAN
    1817 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Maite, daughter of Marcus BADIAN
    1818 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Rubin, son of Marcus BADIAN
    1819 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Beile, daughter of Marc. BADIAN
    1820 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Beily, spouse of Jesuch
    1820 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Jacob BADIAN
    1821 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Ber BADIAN
    1821 property record from Brody Franciscan Survey (1821)

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

There are 179 search results for the surname Badian 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.

  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 86 {y62}
    ... help of a friendly Ukrainian or Pole. The relashionship and mutual concern among the "W" Jews in the Block changed for the better. The Jewish mi-litia lost its power and influence. Although the Block-camp was supposed to be in operation for an indefinite period, and Ginter so stated, the Jews learned that it was to be liquidated sooner than anticipated, and cleared of all Jews the Nazi way. Panic broke out anew. Some families tried to run away at once, but were stopped by the ever alert Ukrainians, and shot by the German brigand Wolf. When Peppka Charak, a girl of extraordinary beauty and character, was placed before the firing squad, she spat in Wolf's face and died singing. Buzie Hahn, his brother, Eisi, Badian and others, succeeded in escaping to Sambor where they were killed, except ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 95 {y62}
    ... of meeting the most elementary primitive needs. Each new arrival added to the nightmare of a penned in, twisted masB of humanity. If one ventured outside the ghetto fence for whatever reason, out-right death was the penalty. Wolf, executioner of Jaworow, cheerfully ambushed the unwary victims. He himself murdered twenty Jews in two days following the formation of the ghetto. There reappeared the Jewish scum, Dovid Badian and Buzie Hahn, who again took things in hand. They reorganized the **Jewish Council" at the home of a certain Lopaczak, located in the heart of the ghetto. They converted Rabbi Fraenkel's home into a hospital for serious cases, and also set up a relief committee. Only ten percent of the funds they raised, went for public needs; the rest fattened their own hides. Remnants ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 96 {y62}
    ... , marking an Ukrainian holiday and headed by pious looking priests and a forest of religious banners, moved along the streets that were splashed with Jewish blood. The flock chorused hymns of their church in the name of the Prince of Peace. On November 8, the German security police put an end to the slaughter. A number of holder Jew* leaped off the death train speeding them to Belzec. Sonic like David Badian, Shiinen Kanigal, the brothers Hayim and Shmucl Unger. Chaye Boehm and her two children, Simclc Strich and child, Blume Amhach. Esther Blitz and her two children, Wolf Katz of Oszomla, Sime Mendelsohn and others, landed safely and even returned to Jaworow. Among those who were killed in the attempt to save their lives were Elka Wurzel, Moses Eichenbaum, Shmuel Mendelsohn, etc. Youthful ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 106 {y62}
    ... . He too was a kindly man and tried to act as a buffer against catastrophe and corruption. For that reason Steucr disqualified him and gave the post to his favorite lackey, Dovid Badian, who faith-fully served the German masters. He helped them in degrading and exterminating his brothers. Steuer was so pleased with his collaboration that he openly preferred him to Boczninski, the Ukrainian mayor ... of Jaworow.* The office of vice-chairman of the Jewish Council, com-bined with that of chief of the reorganized Jewish police which was christened "Ordnung Dienst", fell to Buzie Hahn. Like Badian he was of no comfort to the afflicted community. Two days after Blum's death, the desecration and desola-tion of the Jewish cemetery began. Men, women and children of all ages were put to ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 107 {y62}
    ... a town or village, he left a trail of tears, torture and sorrow. His appetite for loot was insatiable, and the Jewish Council had no choice but to supply him with whatever they could. Sender Blum, who headed the Council, was an honest but ineffectual man. His weakness was exploited by Shlomc Hen• ner, his son Mundek, and Yakob Winter who in reality con-dncted the communal affairs such as they were under the Nazi boot. Dovid Badian who subsequently played a dismal part in Jaworow, was at that time only a member of the Jewish police force. Under Nazi pressure they abused and mishandled their fellow Jews with perhaps questionable rUor. Steuer made surprise visits to the Council and lashed out at those present. Unexpectedly he forced his way into Jewish homes, swept the dishes from the table ...

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