Records of the Brayer family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 366 records for the surname Brayer (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:

  • Juda BRAUER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Sure BRAWER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Süssel BRAWER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Mariem BRAWER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chane Sure BRAWER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaje BRAWER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Srul BRAWER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chana BRAIER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Joś BRAJER
    1787 property record from Kuty Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Hersch, son of Wolf BREIER
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 366 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 20 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

Here are the 3 most recent records.

Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
BAYER in
Ropczyce, Poland
GG Member #2778 Easton, PA
USA
Sep 22, 2020
BARER in
Podkamen, Ukraine
GG Member #4911 Jericho, NY
USA
Aug 24, 2020
BUBER in
Zhovkva, Ukraine
GG Member #1260 Jamaica, NY
USA
Jun 27, 2020

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

There are 193 search results for the surname Brayer 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 243 {y32}
    ... starting was "Vayikro" (Leviticus). The child's beginning to learn Chumosh was an occasion for celebration. Candies and cookies were to be distributed among the classmates and on the Sabbath neighbors and family were invited to share in the celebration. The child sat in Cheder all day. Contrary to supposition, it was not too strenuous on the child. The studies weren't difficult and the time spent over the Sidur (prayer book—primers were not available in Baranow) was in short intervals. On the other hand the child was always in company of friends—children of his own age, and from early childhood he acquired the social habit of adaption and accommodation. The older the child became, the more strenuous his studies and the more severe the discipline. At the age of nine (9) he would rise about ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 485 {y48}
    ... , the first of October. 1941, at 10 a.m.. all Jews aged 20—30. headed by the Judenrat. must appear at the "Targovica" square to register tor work. The news spread in a second. We had the feeling that this order endangers our lives. We tried to clarify its real purpose, but didn't succeed No one knew whether he should advise the people to obey the order or to ignore it. We finished the sacred prayer of "Kol-Nidrei". This service will never be for-gotten by those, who remained alive. The Yom-Klppur morning service was completed at 9 a.m. Hand shaking tears and words of encouragement followed the service. At 10 a.m. the Jews reported to the specified place. The Gestapo, too. was not late in coming. With weapons in their hands they surrounded Targowice square. An order was issued: The Judenrat ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 494 {y48}
    ... rule of the Soviets. The "Rozler Klois" The "Rozler Kloiz". which was situated on the north-west side of the "Big Synagogue'" became ruined and forsaken. The "Potiker Kleizel" The "Potiker Kleizel". which was housed in Reb Jidels Synagogue, was destroyed. Destroyed and burned down during the Nazi bombardment were also the Kleizel of the tailers. the porters worship place, the prayer quarters of Rabbi Seide Halperin. the prayer quarter of the Mizrachi and another synagogue called "Yad-Haruzim". THE PEOPLE'S CENTER — THE NATIONAL HOUSE The People's Home was an important property of the Jewish community of Brzezany. Dr. Falk and his wealthy family provided the funds for the erection of this spacious structure on Zboshova street. The People's Home was more impressive than any other structure ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 496 {y48}
    ... as their center, while others organized themselves into the various fractions of the Zionist-movement, with the Hebrew-school as their center. Prior to the period of cilightment and even after it. the Jewish town administra-tors attended to tho cultural life of the community. The synagogue continued to serve as the center of all cultural and spiritual life In the synagogue Jews gathered to study Torah. and to participate in prayer and worship. In the syna-gogue they celebrated their holy-days, they preached their sermons, they ex-changed informations and made decisions. Their joy or. God forbid, their sorrow round their expression in the synagogue. The Hassidim centured their spiritual activities around their "Klezlach". (small houses of worship). Architect Mena-chem Katz describes in this ...
  • Brzezany Yizkor Book (1978), image 485 {y91}
    ... first of October. 1941, at 10 a.m.. all Jews aged 20—30. headed by the Judenrat. must appear at the "Targovica" square to register for work. The news spread in a second. We had the feeling that this order endangers our lives. We tried to clarify its real purpose, but didn’t succeed. No one knew whether he should advise the people to obey the order or to ignore it. We finished the sacred prayer of "Kol-Nidrei". This service will never be for-gotten by those, who remained alive. The Yom-Kippur morning service was completed at 9 a.m. Hand shaking tears and words of encouragement followed the service. At 10 a.m. the Jews reported to the specified place. The Gestapo, too. was not late in coming. With weapons in their hands they surrounded Targowice square. An order was issued : The Judenrat ...

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