Records of the Birn family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 141 records for the surname Birn (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:

  • Messie BIRN
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Fela, daughter of Dawid Eisig WEISS and Gitel Beila WEISS
    birth record from Nowy Targ Jewish Births (1919-1926)
  • Marcin BERENT
    1788 property record from Lwów City Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Malke BERGIN
    1803 other record from Galicia Jewish Marriage Permissions (1803)
  • Feibusz DIMA-D? [DIMAND] and Esther BIRN?
    1807 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)
  • Feiwusch DIMAND and Ester BIRN
    1807 marriage record from Lwów Jewish Marriages (1801-1866)
  • Taube, daughter of Michal BERN
    1816 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Sara A-BERN?, daughter of Isak and Feige
    1820 birth record from Jezierzany Jewish Births (1815-1873)
  • Mair, son of Wolf BERIN
    1820 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Marim BIEREN, daughter of Chaim and Chaje
    1820 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1816-1822)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 141 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
Tarnow, Poland
GG Member London, London
United Kingdom
Aug 29, 2018
Mielec, Poland
GG Member London, London
United Kingdom
Aug 18, 2018
Ozerna, Ukraine
GG Member New York, NY
Aug 5, 2018

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

There are 189 search results for the surname Birn 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 252 {y32}
    ... by the Nazis during their occupation of the town) that bore names of Jews who died some 400-500 years ago. The accuracy of this claim was not established and actual names of deceased arc not available. What is known for certain is that a scries of major fires took place in the 90's of last century. The most damaging one was that in 1898, which caused the central part of town to burn down. The townhall went up in flames and with it all documents that might have shed some light on the history of the township. Baranow was not long in rebuilding. In place of the old wooden hovels new brick structures rose. Consequently Baranow gave the appearance of a young town. The calendar was a casualty of the impact of the fires. Thus, for a long period, events in the community did not occur according ...
  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 319 {y69}
    ... 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 in which we were born and lived and breathed? Beicz was a small community, but it boasted of a strong Jewish tradition, 200 years old; it was a town of learned people, intellectual and Talmudistic scholars, and generous donors, a small town with its small aspirations which led its own original life between Eastern and West-em Galicia. The only witness of its glorious past re-mained ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 223 {y80}
    ... NANCY. Niece ZWEBEN ROISE. Niece ZWEBEN lTCIIE Nephew ZWEBEN HELEN. Sister ZWEBEN SARAH. Sister ZWEBEN SAM. Nephew ZWEBEN JANEK Brother-in-law ZWEBEN MUNDEK. Brother-in-law arm iikkman commemorates ZUCH FAMILY ZirCII MALVINA commemorates MOHL FAMILY ERDEN FAMILY ZIPORA pkrlstkin commemorate* ROCK JONAS (the only survivor of the Rock Family!, who died recently in New-York. MILLET - BERN ST KIN SHIRLV commemorates WILLIG DAVID. Son of LEIB WILLIG and wife WILLIG CHAVAH. Duaghter of SHMIEL TUNE WILLIG SHMIEL. Son of DAVID WILLIG WILLIG CHANAH. Daughter of DAVID WILLIG NASS MORRIS and BERNARD commemorate FAND HERSH. Father FAND (NASS) CHAN A GOLDE. Mother NASS SCHULIM. Brother NASS SARA. Sitter NASS SOLOMON. Uncle and I child FAND WOLF ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 354 {y94}
    ... In loving memory פון מייגע טייערע וועלכע זענען דערמאררעט געווארן of my beloved husband דורך די רוצחים saul (שלמה) kessler ז״ל מייגע עלטערן: the son of Simon Aron ן׳״ל נפתלי און לאה פייט Born in Brzozow 1907 מייגע ברידער: died In U.S.A. 1981 לייביש און עקיבא He was a good honest person מיין שוועסטער: חנה ד׳ ינקום דמם יהי זכרו ברוך פאראייביקט ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 414 {y94}
    ... daughter-in-law-, miraculously sur-vived and are living in New York. By the 19th century quite a large Jewish popula-tion already occupied Brzozow. A "Kehillah" Synago-gue, a "Chevrah-Kedisha" a "Bikur Cholim" (V "Gemiloth Chasudim" and other organizations, were established. The above mentioned Jewish municipal town branches were operated by Jews born in Brzo-zow. Among these inhabitants belonged Reb. Israel Feith, son of Alexander Zusman Feith, who was born in Brzozow in 1858. He was the "Gabi" of the Bikur Cholim and a large contributor to the sick, helping them in every way possible. Reb. Israel’s mother died at his birth and he was raised by a poor aunt. When he grew up he was sent to learn tailoring and this remained his permanent trade. Reb Israel Feith possessed initiative ...

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