Records of the Byck family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1402 records for the surname Byck (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:

  • Feiga BECK
    death record from Dobromil Jewish Deaths (1915-1939)
  • Hinde BIK
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaie BIK
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Herszko BYK
    1787 property record from Stanisławów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Abranko BYK
    1787 property record from Stanisławów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Abranko BYK
    1787 property record from Stanisławów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • [no given name] BYK
    1787 property record from Zbaraż Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Nussym BYK
    1787 property record from Lwów Krakow District No. 2 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Eyzer BYK
    1788 property record from Brody Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Faybisz BYK
    1788 property record from Brody Josephine Survey (1788)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 1402 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 7 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
BACK in
Vynnyky, Ukraine
GG Member #4120 Las Vegas, NV
USA
Apr 22, 2020
BUSCH in
Gorlice, Poland
GG Member #2243 Toronto, Ontario
CANADA
Mar 24, 2020
BECK in
Blazowa, Poland
GG Member #154 Bruxelles,
Belgium
Jun 25, 2019

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

There are 188 search results for the surname Byck 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}
    ... 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 6 A.M. and learn until about 8, davin, go home for breakfast and was off to school. By two (2) P.M. he was back in Cheder until four. Then he was free until after the evening services when another two hour session in Cheder followed. Somewhere in between, the child squeezed in his homework for school and Cheder and enjoyed such relaxation as was available to him. The lot of the girls was easier. They were not required to attend Cheder, neither were they subjected ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 244 {y32}
    ... race and religion. Stories of the Jews using the blood of Christian children for ritual purposes were related by some teachers in the classrooms as historical truths. There was the notorious Wishka, a local girl, daughter of the apothecary who was a teacher of violent anti-Jewish sentiment and imparted them to the class at frequent intervals. When communism was considered a threat ... have screamed in pain. The boys devc-loped a method to ease the pain. The victim would run a wet tongue across the painful areas then rub his hand hard against his things to mitigate the sting then march back to his seat in a state of defiance of his teacher. If in view of these abuses the Jewish pupil nevertheless obtained consi-dcrable education it was not due to the efforts of the teacher but in spite of her. ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 479 {y48}
    ... Brzezany Jews succeeded in avoiding the brutal hand of the executioner and fled the town but only a few returned, in torn and rotten clothes, practically dressed in rags. They entered their hometown, 13 months after they left it. Altogether. 36 people sorvived. That was all that has been left from 12.000 Jews, who resided in Brzezany. when the Germans occupied the town. We. those who have come back, lived like one family. All of us lived in one section, far from the ghetto and from those people and places where we dwelt during the rule of the Nazis. We had a strong desire to get away from the local population, a great majority of whom, gave a helping hand to the murder of the Jews. We were look-ing forward to the day when we would be able to leave that terrifying place, where our lives ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 481 {y48}
    ... hiding places and the advantage of escaping from the town in time of danger. The next "action" was not late in coming. By the month of January 1943. 3 actions, each one more cruel than the other, had taken place. We were only a small group of people left in the ghetto, a mere remnant of the Jews of our town. At the be-ginning of February, the Judenrat received an order from the Gestapo to bring back to town all these Jews, who received special permission to live outside the ghetto. On the 15th February 1943 the validity of these special permits expired. This served as a sign, that in the coming days, a complete and decisive purge of the remaininq Jews would take place. We still do not know the reason, which eventually caused the Germans to postpone the last "action" for a number of months ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 500 {y48}
    ... were buried numerous generations of the Sie-niavsyk family. The citadel, together with an immense fortune, was handed down from generation to generation. The last member of this renowned family was the famous Graff Potocky, whose palace was In a nearby village Rai. On the west side of the town was the park. Across the park stood the Polish community center "Sokol". At the back of the center stood an old. neglected building, called "Reitschule". Close to this forsaken building lay. a wide open field, which belonged to the fire-brigade. The center of the town ran symmetrically. It's central buidding was the "Town-hall". It was a big square building, surrounded by a spacious yard. It consisted of two floors with a tower in the center. In the tower was set a clock, visible from all four sides ...

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