Records of the Brenner family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 623 records for the surname Brenner (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:

  • [stillborn], child of Itzig BRENNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Leiser BRENNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaim BRENNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Malke BRENNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Ester Lea BRENNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Estera BRENNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Gitka BRENNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Henoch BRENNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Izak BRENNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Josef BRENNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 623 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 Brenner family in Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website

There are 175 search results for the surname Brenner 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.

  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 422 {y94}
    ... Miriam Ringel-Tepper, her husband and son, killed at Bulkhov. Mordechai Ringel, his wife Bluma and daughter Rachel were all killed together. Mendel Hammer and his family. The Weiss family. Mclech Tag and his family. Bunim Tzvik and his family. Itzhak Bukhman and his family. The Werner family. The Brenner family. Avraham Tag and his family. Hirschel Tag and his family. Mendel Brenner and his family. David Rubinfeld and his family. Mendel Ritter and his family. May God avenge them The father, Reb Mordechai Ringel and the mother, Bluma, Naphtali Tzvik’s daughter, made their living on a farm. The Ringcls were an orthodox family and their home ...
  • Kalusz Yizkor Book (1980), image 575 {y218}
    ... began to benefit from the riches of Polish-Jewish culture. We received the Yiddish and Polish-Yiddish daily newspapers. In Yiddish: The Warsaw "Hajnt: and Moment". Various literary publications such as Nachman Maisel’s "Literarische Bletter". In Polish: Slonimski’s "Viadomeshtchi Literatzke," and others. There arose an urgent need and hunger for education and knowledge. Study groups were formed. Dr. Brenner gave lectures and inaugurated literary discussions. The Toshia library, which had not functioned during the war, was re-opened. Books which had been scattered in various places were gathered together, and new ones were purchased. Yiddish books were introduced into the library, which had formerly stocked only Hebrew, Polish and German volumes. The administrator of the library’s Yiddish ...
  • Kalusz Yizkor Book (1980), image 576 {y218}
    ... separate from Greater Poland. In this interval of social recess, the community filled its need for culture and entertainment by calling on its local talent, amateur drama groups and theatre clubs were born. In Kalush the pre-war amateur theatre group staged Jacob Gordin's ,,Mirele Efros". Participants in the production were Dr. Reuben Nadel and his wife: Faygele Haber; Dr. Brenner and Mrs. Tossik. This writer played the role of the grandson. Then the Culture Association of OR founded a dramatic club, under the aegis of Dr. Nadel, whose home was a gathering place for activists and lovers of Yiddish culture. Dr. Nadel and his family were warm, unassimilated Jewish folk intelligentsia. The Saturday afternoon rehearsals followed by the generous repasts served by Mrs. Nadel are unforgettable ...
  • Krakow Yizkor Book (1967), image 83 {y258}
    ... Ella Friedman Itta Weiss, Amalia Englard, Salomoa Rosenzweig, Hela Rossbach of our Dear Cousins Jacob and Mala, Mendel and Czarna Rapaport, Mala Fcltscher Joseph, Shabse, Lusia, Dziula Englard, Stelka Brenner Lippe and Rachela Sturm, Abraham Brenner, Wolf Weiss Always to Be Remembered by ARIE FRIEDMANN ELIAS FRIEDMANN
  • Nadworna Yizkor Book (1975), image 297 {y373}
    ... , as time progressed he came to see that there would, be little opportunity for further devel- opment of his business activities and thus in 1907 he emigrated with this family to London. By this time two sons had been born to my parents, Samuel and myself, Moses, London was then the centre of the world Zionist movement. During his stay there, my father became a friend of the poet Yosef Haim Brenner, with Morris Myer (the editor of the Yiddish newspaper "Die Zeit", and with many other influential figures in the movement. Nevertheless, my mother could not adjust to life in the big city and to the general atmosphere of London life, and 56

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