Records of the Billig family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 421 records for the surname Billig (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:

  • Rive? BILLIG
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Israel BLÜCK
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Hirsch BILLIG
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Meyer BILLIG
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Hersch BILLIG, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Marek BLEK
    1789 property record from Frysztak Josephine Survey (1789)
  • Hersch BILLEK and Channe MIMELES
    1802 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)
  • Hersch BILLEK and Chane MIEMELES
    1802 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)
  • Channe, daughter of Hersch BILLIG
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Rubin GOLLER, son of and
    and Eva BILLIG, daughter of and
    1807 marriage record from Galicia Jewish Marriage Permissions (1807)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 421 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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There are 23 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
BLEIWEISS in
Debica, Poland
GG Member Chesterfield, MO
USA
Jul 22, 2019
BLOCH in
Krakow, Poland
GG Member New York, NY
USA
Mar 2, 2019
BLOCK in
Krakow, Poland
GG Member New York, NY
USA
Mar 2, 2019

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

There are 193 search results for the surname Billig 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.

  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 184 {y76}
    ... hierdurch h) der grosse Nutzen eines zweiten Wochenmarktes in Bielitz nicht nur für die Judenschaft allda, sondern auch für die christli-chen Einwohner, hauptsächlich aber für die ärmere Menschen-klasse, welche nun die zahlreichste und sich selten den Bedarf einer ganzen Woche anzuschaffen imstande ist, unverkennbar vor Augen liegt, auch gar nicht in Abrede zu stellen ist, dass diese wohltätige ... am Mittwoch verliehen worden ist, so hofft daher die Bielitzer Judenschaft mit aller Zuversicht, dass sowohl Ein löblicher Magistrat als auch Ein wohllöblich k.k. Kreisamt dieses billige Gesuch zu unterstützen als auch Eine hohe Landesstelle demselben zu willfahren gnädigst geruhen werden. Bielitz, den 24. Juni 1817. B. Die hiesige Judenschaft macht in ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 500 {y48}
    ... the Sie-niavsyk family. The citadel, together with an immense fortune, was handed down from generation to generation. The last member of this renowned family was the famous Graff Potocky, whose palace was In a nearby village Rai. On the west side of the town was the park. Across the park stood the Polish community center "Sokol". At the back of the center stood an old. neglected building, ... a number of beautiful villas. Between the gardens and the homes, towards the south-west the street "Raiska" winds. Here, on this street were the cemeteries, the Jewish on the right side of the street and the Christian on the left. Ihe Potockl's palace In Ra)
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 156 {y76}
    ... Heimat zurückgekehrt, begann er seine Laufbahn als Jurist. Mit der Beendigung des Krieges änderte sich das poli-tische Bild - Schlesien wurde an Polen zugeteilt. Der wirt-schaftliche Tiefstand und die Not der verelendeten Massen führte ihn zur Arbeiter-Bewegung. Er marschierte an der Spitze der von Not und Arbeitslosigkeit bedrängten Demonstranten. Dazu gehörte nicht nur Mut, sondern auch völlige Selbstlosigkeit, denn der junge Jurist der begonnen hatte sich eine Existenz aufzubauen und dessen Klientel die Fabrikanten waren - unter-stutezt gerade die Feinde seiner Brotgeber - die Arbeiterschaft! Die politische Gesinnung Dr. Traubners wurzelte tief im sozialistischen Ideengut. Sie basierte auf dem Wissen um die historische Entwicklung der Wirtschaft und die entscheidende Stellung ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 230 {y80}
    ... is Judcnrcin (without Jews) but its Jewish history extends back at least five centuries. According to historic records Jewish merchants visited the Annual Fairs of Boibcrkc since the year 1469, when the village of Boibcrkc was proclaimed a township. As a matter of fact, when I wrote "The Odyssey of an American Zionist." several years ago. and since the story in the book begins with ... the country. One day. on a Thursday two weeks before Rosh Mashanah, we visited the Kibbutz Beth Alpha where we expected to meet our Boibcrkcr landslcit who took part in organizing the Kibbutz and were members of the place. We asked a young lady the whereabout of Beril Beker and she told us with a smile to go to look at the small little houses whose doors by the way, stood open, and where we would see ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 250 {y80}
    ... competed with her in business. In these early years Boibcrkc was overrun by the Turks, as well as other nations, who burned many houses in the town. As a result the inhabitants could not pay their taxes and in 7414, the King, Kazimiczh, had to forego all taxes for a period of ten years. B: f^oibcrke was of the oldest towns in Eastern ^^Galicia. It was a large village until 1469. On May 17th of that year, Kazhimiczh Yagc-lonsky, to whom the village belonged, changed it into a town. This look place at the same time as several other nearby villages were also turned into towns, among them Komarnc. Alesk and Gologure. In order to assist the growth of the new town Boibcrkc was permitted to have two large fairs each year which lasted for several days, and also to have a market ...

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