Records of the Becker family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 604 records for the surname Becker (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:

  • Adela BACKER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Adela BACKER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Giza BÄCKER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Schulim BÄCKER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Samuel BECHER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Mozes BEICHER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Hersz, son of Schloma KUGELMAS and Golde BEKER
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Jgnacy BAKER
    1787 property record from Bohorodczany Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Woyciech BEKKIER
    1787 property record from Lwów Halicz City District Josephine survey (1787)
  • Ephraim BECKER and Feige?/Feiga? GIHACZ
    1801 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 604 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Yabluniv, Ukraine
GG Member Commack, NY
Sep 12, 2021
Oleczce, Poland
GG Member Silver Spring, MD
Jul 10, 2019
Oleszyce, Poland
GG Member Silver Spring, MD
Jul 10, 2019

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

There are 196 search results for the surname Becker 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.

  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 235 {y80}
    ... past few years the supervisor of building the Yad Vashcm Memorial Institute in Jerusalem. Mordcchai Gallcr. the son of the late Rav of Boibcrkc. is a leading member of the Tnuva-Export Council. Beril Becker, of the Kvut/a Ramath Yohanan and his younger brother Arich. of the Kibut/. Mishmar Hacrnck, arc two outstanding experts on sheep breeding. (Bcrill has written several books on that subject); ... Trieste. Gross urged that they take off some money from the S5000. which they carried with them for Relief in Boibcrkc and assist these young halutzim. men and women, to reach Palestine where they could be useful in the rebuilding the Jewish National homeland. And indeed. Palestine did gain immeasurably. In later years, we learned how wise had been the decision to assist the first ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 192 {y76}
    ... noch nicht als Einheimische anzusehen sind." Es ist zweifellos, dass unter den ,'Vielen Fremdlingen", die noch nicht als Einheimische anzusehen sind, zunächst dauernd an-sässige Juden zu verstehen sind. Die Tuchmacherei und deren Hilfsgewerbe gaben der Stadt ihren Charakter. Der Tuchmacher-zunft mit 520 und der Tuchschererzunft mit 30 Mitgliedern standen die Zünfte der Schuhmacher mit 17, der Fleischhacker mit 12, der Bäcker mit 9, und alle anderen Zünfte mit noch weniger Mitgliedern gegenüber, und so waren diejenigen; welche vom "Gewerbe" waren, schon durch dasselbe für alles massgebend, was in der Stadt geschah. Sie waren "die Herren in der Stadt" und sie nannten sich auch so". Aus diesem Rahmen wird um so wirkungsvoller das vom Ver-fasser gezeichnete Bild hervortreten, in welchem ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 489 {y94}
    ... and we arrived at 4.30 in the morning, when we were put into the German "Shutzpolitzei" square. The youth of Brzozow already stood ready to march. Then we were handed over to the authority of the German Gendarmes of Brzozow. An hour later the Gestapo officers arrived by car from Krosno and Yaslo. The Gestapo commander from Krosno was called Schmertzler: his two second-in-commands were Beker, and Ludwig von Dawire. Rashvitz was the notorious cunning commander from Yaslo, his two second-in-commands were Mattus and Romans. Ro-mans’ duty was the disposal of Jewish property. Ac-companying them was a civilian clerk who was respon-sible for running the labour exchange of Yaslo. (Yash-nitza was part of the Brzozow district, which belonged to the Krosno region, which in turn came under the auspices ...
  • Buchach Yizkor Book (1955), image 123 {y95}
    ... יי -א-־־גא״ ב־טשאטבז יימ בג־־-ב אב ־ידס־ו :־כ־נ־־ M › * ‹ -S- -: ~rcTf .ל זי r~r -2 זm וועקער r jfldische Wecker. «»::rx yr- y לו 7* -!-r- «ז:י*«נז־ e -e7.:r- -יי*:-**י־ןן r«rr;j :יר־—— -e*T r: ־*ל*ז 'T':7: Scwdunfctn 11ml a! adrrtnwen 3)r. L J^ckeach BUCZACZ PHMtfBMufna ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 391 {y114}
    ... to the first Zionist society. In 1905 an opposition group was created. Motl Rosner and Yekhiel Unger, who worked in Cracow, met and established Poalei Zion in Chrzanow. Among the initial founders were Wolf Katz, a shoemaker in a silk coat; Moyshe, the son of the custo-dian of the Chevra-Kvaytim building; Reb Yakov Yoysef, a tailor in a silk coat; Hershl Laufer, Avrom Shor, Itshe Beker from Vodne, and Shmuel Yosl Shulzinger; and sons of Leyzer Goldschmid and Mordechai Shor. A house was rented on Cracow Street, not far from the rabbi's house. The Cracow department helped us considerably, sending speakers who discussed various themes concerning Jewish nationality and general social and political issues. Thus began the nationalist and socialist Zionist activities of Chrzanow Poalei Zion ...

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