Records of the Bein family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1031 records for the surname Bein (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:

  • Isaac BEIN
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Fradel Dwore BEIN
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Hersch Ber BEIN
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Eliasz BESEN
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • [infant] BESEN
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Ruchel BAND
    property record from Pomorzany Franciscan Survey Land Parcel Purchase (1862)
  • Leib WEIN
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Naftali Baum
    1780-1850 property record from Drohobycz Landowners (1780-1850)
  • Herszko BESIM
    1787 property record from Lwów Halicz City District Josephine survey (1787)
  • Herszko BAUM
    1788 property record from Dukla Josephine Survey House Register (1790)

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

There are 197 search results for the surname Bein 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 250 {y32}
    ... rushed the Vistula, the major water artery of the country, which after absorbing many tributaries, made its way to the Baltic Sea. This fortunate geographic location which bestowed on Baranow two streams within its boundaries gave it distinction and stature. Owing to this fact a "Get" (Jewish divorce document) could be processed here, though no one remembered that such document had ever been executed in the community. economy The Jews were the shopkeepers in town and the purveyors of needed goods for Baranow and its environs. With the exception of one tobacco store, a saloon, a grocery store, and a candy booth, all stores were owned by Jews. Three or four tailors, three bakers, one roofer and one bal agolo (drayman) constituted the Jewish proletariat, though they would have strenuously ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 479 {y48}
    ... memorial !able 10 (he community 01 Bmzany and Narajow in the Holocaust Collar on Mount Zlon in Jerusalem. Severay hundreds Brzezany Jews succeeded in avoiding the brutal hand of the executioner and fled the town but only a few returned, in torn and rotten clothes, practically dressed in rags. They entered their hometown, 13 months after they left it. Altogether. 36 people sorvived. That was all that has been left from 12.000 Jews, who resided in Brzezany. when the Germans occupied the town. We. those who have come back, lived like one family. All of us 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 ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 482 {y48}
    ... to each story ; the Germans were uprooting Jews from their places 01 resident and they were being brought by train to the district of Lublin. What were the Germans doing with those Jews ? Everyone had his own com-ments. Finally, we learned the tragic truth about the final solution. The Nazis were transporting the Jews in special extermination-camps. A place, or district where Jewish inhabitants had been exterminated became designated as free and clear of Jews — "Yudenrein". Thus, the Jews began to look for ways and means to save themselves. There were some, who attempted to crose the Hungarian border. Others tried to live as gentiles on - Aryan" papers. A good portion of Jews looked for hiding places among the neighborhood peasants. Some of them were lucky and sorvived. how-ever in most ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 487 {y48}
    ... distinctive death, accompanied by fear and torture. Every human being represents an individual tragedy, a distinct story of his life and the days he lived saturated with tears, filled with rage and chagrin, agonized by hunger, by pain, by constant beatings and by the fear of death. Suddenly we were attacked by an enemy, who was strong, shrewd corrupt, des-picable and utterly cruel. An enemy, who had only one aim. to exterminate all Jews ... offi-cer, who supervised this work, picked out 3 Jews and shot them. On Friday, a rumor spread that in the local prison a locked cell containing 12 dead prisoners, had been discovered. Right away, the Ukrainians spread a rumor that the Jews had killed these prisoners. The Sabbath passed by in relative quietness, however on Sunday, mobs of peasants came ...
  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 319 {y69}
    ... Beicz, to all sons and daughters of the small and hearty community of Beicz who survived, to those who are scattered in the different parts of the world — living Landsleit who still remember the old original home — Beicz. My intention is to show others that the same way can be followed, and to arouse the literally gifted to help in the publishing of a Memorial Book about the commu-nities which have been destroyed in our days. It does not matter in what laguage such valuable data is written down, all that matters is to save all that is still there to be saved. For months and years the thought torments: shall we really remain so indifferent? The heart aches — are we not strong enough to establish a monument — be it even a modest one — in memory of our little Steitale, the place ...

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