Records of the Brauner family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1013 records for the surname Brauner (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:

  • Jankel BRAUNER, son of Josef and Lea
    death record from Podwołoczyska Jewish Deaths (1877-1939, 1942)
  • Sura SCHMELZER, daughter of Jacob and Rachel
    birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)
  • Chaim Moses BRAUNER, spouse of Rachela , grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Genia BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Giza BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Herman BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Ignatz BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Jechiel BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Juliusz BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Leon BRAUNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 1013 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
Rava-Ruska, Ukraine
GG Member Jerusalem,
Aug 5, 2019
Pyratyn, Ukraine
GG Member Silver Spring, MD
Nov 14, 2018
Zolochiv, Ukraine
GG Member Silver Spring, MD
Oct 17, 2018

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

There are 193 search results for the surname Brauner 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.

  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 61 {y140}
    ... spokesmen were Jonah Schmul-Leib’s, Aryeh Drucker and Moshe Schmul Leib's. They first had to track down where the Kultus was holding its meetings in private, almost in secret. With Jonah, a sick man, coughing as he banged on the table, they emphasized their demand that the Kultus live up to its respon-sibility. They won agreement. Dr. Brauner, then vice-chairman of the Kultus, was deputed to get it under way. A tax of two greitzer a week was levied on all "balabatim" (householders) to support it, and Reb Mendele Spatz, an old dedicated man, volunteered to go from door to door to collect the tax. Maier Treiber was appointed the melamed (S.M.). (58) Poborcia, mispronounced "podbortza" by the Jewish population, was the local office representing the central govern-ment on taxes, military ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 84 {y140}
    ... the wine at supper, begins the Sabbath at home. This street, its name pro-nounced "Sheester Gass" in Galitzianer dialect, was the Skalka Ulitza. Saul Miller’s boyhood home was there, in a house belong-ing to Pinchas Kramer, three doors from the beginning of the street, near Katz's tavern. (7) As in the ninth plague in Egypt, Exodus 10:21. The broken leg was first treated by Dr. Brauner, the non-diploma'd Jewish doctor, mentioned elsewhere herein, with not quite satisfactory result. At that time the Sappover Rebbe was in Dobromil, conducting what Americans would call "a revival," and collecting handsomely. Friends urged Maier Treiber to carry his boy Saul to the Rebbe, and reluctantly he agreed. The Rebbe put a red kerchief across the boy’s knee, blessed him, and sent him home. Nothing ...
  • Nadworna Yizkor Book (1975), image 84 {y373}
    ... אייזיק לומר יעקב הירש ברוך אובלס. Susana Nagler Pepi Bretter Klara Schreier Mende Sommerfreund Salomon Witteles Israel Jackel H. L. Wieselmann Slmcha Jakob Isaak Wieselmann Meier Komornlk Meshullm Blekel Rachela Bikel Baruch Witteles Salo Griffel Meier Hibner Yosef Burstyn Noach Brauner Jehudit Brauner Benjamin Griffel Jakob Krlegel Klara Kimmerling lisig Lulmer Jakob Hirsch Baruch Oblas
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 232 {y80}
    ... , Ray Paget-Hornik, and Mrs. Kugel; Treasurer, Abraham Haber; Finance Secretary, Florence Zwebcn; Among the active women workers for the Relief Committee were Anna Spitzbard-Chap-man, representing what was left of the Boibcrk-cr Ladies Aid Society, Clara Heifer, Lodic Herbs(, Dora Paget, Adcll Gross. Mrs. Julius Katz, Mrs. Samuel Bergwerk, as well as Haim Shnucr, Moishc Brenner, Mrs. Rauchcr, Pearl Schwartz and several others whose names arc missing. I thought then that the chapter Boibcrker in the United States was closed as far as Relief for the townpcoplc was concerned, since there weren’t any of them left in Boibcrke. However, in April 1958, that was ten years after the Relief Committee was disolved, we came to Israel to the celebration of its Tenth Annivcr-sary, I was visited ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 242 {y80}
    ... York. There he would sit on the low shoe maker stool and watch Raucher making shoes, while they chatted about Boibcrkc. Observing the scene in the shoe shop once I was reminded of the role Moishc Gottlieb had played in Boiberkc. I recall how the Chazan in the Boibcrkcr Shul where Gottlieb worshipped Brenner. The last two also house painters, in later years were among the founders of several, institutions in the Galician quarters in New York. Moishc Brenner was for more than five decades the guiding spirit of the Boiberker Sick and Benevolent Society. The first president was Israel Ficbcrt and the secretary was Levy Haber. The present officers arc, Alex Schwartz, ex-president; Morris Paget, president; Hcrsh Schnitzcr, vice president; Hersh Zcigcr. trcasur-er; Joe Kronenthal, financial ...

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