Records of the Brande family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 893 records for the surname Brande (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:

  • Naftaly BRANDE
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Sara SCHWARTZ
    census record from Tarnopol Jewish Residents (surnames G-N, S, T, V) (1930s)
  • Samueli BRANDEIS
    1803 other record from Galicia Jewish Marriage Permissions (1803)
  • Salamon Isaac, son of Moses BRANDES?/BRANDIS?/BRAND-S? and -
    1806 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Nesze BRANDES
    1808 death record from Zbaraż Jewish Deaths (1804-1858, 1894-1942)
  • Ettil BRANDES, daughter of Moses
    1811 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Jossel BRANDER, son of Moses
    1811 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Scheindel BRANDE
    1811 death record from Bolechów Jewish Deaths (1811-1846, 1860-1876)
  • Wolf, son of Moses BRANDES and Chane
    1815 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Schaje BRANDES
    1816 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 893 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 19 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
BRAND in
Radomysl Wielki, Poland
GG Member Paradise Valley, AZ
USA
Sep 10, 2020
BRAND in
Tarnow, Poland
GG Member Paradise Valley, AZ
USA
Sep 10, 2020
BERENHAUT in
Krakow, Poland
GG Member Las Vegas, NV
USA
Feb 13, 2012

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

There are 175 search results for the surname Brande 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 245 {y32}
    jacob d. brand The Zionist Organization in Baranow was embodied in "The Farein" (the Club House). An extensive library in three languages—Yiddish, Hcb-rew and Polish—was maintained in "The Farein" and youth read its books avidly. If a boy or girl manifested histrionic ability, the occasional play or skit would test his or her talent. Authors and their literary works were earnestly discussed. Here the youth listened to an itinerant lecturer on a Zionist or literary topic. Those who needed assistance in the study of Hebrew language found it in "The Farein". Meetings were conducted in the best democratic traditions and the interest of youth ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 247 {y32}
    jacob d. brand gate unto itself all dominant positions in Jewish life and was therefore the former's natural adversary. Election campaigns and electioneering constituted a lively interlude in the otherwise monotonous life in town. city government Baranow was administered by a council elected by universal suffrage. At the head of the council was the Burmisz or Mayor, who was elected to his office by the councilmcn. The council levied taxes, maintained a police force, jail, public pasture lands (this privilege was enjoyed by the non-Jewish elements only), and in general carried on such activities as normally belonged to such a body. City ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 249 {y32}
    jacob d. brand Tuesday was market day. The merchants looked forward to this day. A good market day meant that they would meet their financial obligations and their creditors' pressure would be eased off for a spell. The farmers brought their produce on horse drawn wagons. These were surrounded by prospective buyers who felt out the livestock, checked the size of the eggs and sampled the fnjit or vegetables. Hard bargaining followed and the trade was consum-mated. The farmers then spent their income in the various stores or open stands which cluttered the "Marek" and thus secured the necessary items for their households. The social status of ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 251 {y32}
    jacobd. brand of the war. Some acclimated themselves to the new environments and settled in the new localities, never to return to Baranow. At the end of the war, Poland's independence was established. With it came oppressive laws undermining the economic position of the Jews. More-over, Polish independence was celebrated in Baranow with pogroms. The young Jews who had returned from the wars quickly organized an effective self defense and after several bloody encounters the pogroms were stopped and order re-established. The post World War I years witnessed a wave of emigration, particularly to America, and the Jewish population dwindled to a ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 252 {y32}
    B A R A N O W By Jacob D. Brand history The origin and early development of Baranow is difficult to trace. There is no documentary evidence available. In the checkered history of Poland, Baranow occupied no special position, notwithstanding its location on the Vistula (Wisla). The origin of the Jewish settlement is likewise unknown. It must be assumed that during the reign of Casimir the Great, in the 14th century, when Jews found refuge in Poland from persecution in Western Europe, they fanned out in its fertile plains and settled along the shores of the Vistula. It is claimed that the cemetery contained monuments (uprooted by the Nazis ...

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