Records of the Bergstreit family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 4 records for the surname Bergstreit (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:

  • David BERGSTREIT
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)
  • Abraham BERGSTREIT
    1886 birth record from Rohatyn Jewish Births (index book) (1886-1890)
  • Perl Rifka BERGSTREIT
    1887 birth record from Rohatyn Jewish Births (index book) (1886-1890)
  • Ettel Jitte BERGSTREIT
    1888 birth record from Rohatyn Jewish Births (index book) (1886-1890)

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

There are 8 search results for the surname Bergstreit 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.

  • 1907-1913 Galicia and Bukovina Business Directory (Leuchs vol. 19b), image 295 {d667} notes
    Bezirkshauptmannschaft Rawa Ruska — Galanterie-, Nürnberger, u. Spielwh.: Damm Gedalje / Druks Rifka/Marx Mathilde / W agschal A. Geflügel en gros: Brolbar Jacob / Chana Szkolni k/Graubart Ettel Gelbgiesser: Bergstreit Israel/Freind-lichi J. Gerber: II offner Gg. Getreideh.: Ililfer Josef/Lifschütz K. J./Schwarz R./Silber Israel / Weidmann A. Glaser: Granowitter J. Glas. u. Porzellanwh.: Nashofer Gaw-ril / Stelzer Majer Gold. u. Silberarb.: Axelrad Jak. / Olszewski Mich. Gürtler: Pankowski llryn Gutsbes.: Ludwika Fürstin Czartoryska. Verwalter: Bruno Daszewski Holzh.: Goldschlag-Chaskel / Schnee-kraut Selmann Honigversandt en gros: Mark ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 526 {y94}
    ... trembling", yet how easily one remembers the atmosphere of those times, a sense of gravity and oppression unlike anything felt through-out the year, when life was certainly not one endless carnival, God forbid 1 It is in Elul that people go to the "Heiliken Ort" (the cemetery) to visit the graves of the fathers. At the graveside some chapters of the Psalms are read by the men as well as prayers from the book "Ma’avar Yabok" while the women prostrate themselves on the tomb-stones and hold intimate converse with their mothers, sharing their pressing problems with them and bringing them up-to-date. They beg them to intercede for them and exert themselves to help their daughters. As they pour out their hearts and troubles they burst into tears and weep long and hard before they calm down ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1950), image 88 {y62}
    ... forrcst and buried them in previously prepared mass graves. Before execution they "coaxed" them with painful blows to undress completely, and lie down in rows of ten on wooden planks placed across the graves which were 24 meters long, 12 meters wide and 10 meters deep. As they lay whisper-ing and chanting their last prayers, SS gunners wielding auto-matics sputtered bullets into the prostrate. Then the plank was tipped and the dead and wounded dropped into the grave and three Jews covered them wtih dirt. On top of them another row of bullet riddled bodies were dropped, and another, row upon row, until they filled the graves to the brim. Out of their depth faint, muffled moans floated upward and echoed mournfully in the forest of blood, but the sound of the rapid murderous staccato 8purt6 ...
  • Mosty-Wielkie Yizkor Book (1975), image 480 {y347}
    ... historical sources, a Jewish community existed in Mosty- Wielkie from the 15th century on. We know that there were old tombstones of famous rabbis in the cemetery. According to our fellow-member, Michael Tubisch (Yannai), there was one wooden tombstone in the cemetery marking the grave of a famous rabbi: "From time to time, in the month of Elul, Hassidim would come to the cemetery, prostrate themselves on his grave, and replace the old tombstone with a new wooden one". Avraham Ben-Pazi’s article, "Yad Vashem L’Kdoshei Ir Molad’ti Mosty- Wielkie", which appeared in the book "Shem Mishmariya" confirms this story. It is recalled that in the Mosty cemetery there is the tombstone of a rabbi who occupied the post of town rabbi in the 16th century. This rabbi (whose name Ben-Pazi ...
  • Mosty-Wielkie Yizkor Book (1975), image 129 {y348}
    Avraham Ackner Tel Aviv WE OWE YOU We owe you a memorial — Neither of marble nor of hewn stone, Nor engraved with golden letters. Not even a torch will burn upon it. We did not bear you to a Jewish grave, Prostrate ourselves upon it in Elul, kiss the ground. Your burial place unknown — Our suffering is boundless. We did not supervise your burial ; We did not chant the orphan’s Kaddish. We did not sit shiva. Where is the grave? Where is that place? We coffined you in our own wounded bodies. Deep in our hearts your image is engraved. Sorrow and grief keep us on our path ; Our mourning is eternal ; every day we commune with you. We set up no ...

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