Records of the Citron family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 85 records for the surname Citron (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:

  • Leyba CYTRON
    1792 property record from Jazłowiec Town Inventory (1792)
  • Aron CITRON
    1816 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Layb CYTRON
    1820 property record from Brzeżany Franciscan Survey (1820)
  • Rachmel CYTRON
    1820 property record from Brzeżany Franciscan Survey (1820)
  • Rubin CITRON
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)
  • Jacob CITRON
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)
  • Sime CITRON
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)
  • Rachmil CITRON
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)
  • Rikel CITRON
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)
  • Beile CITRON
    Array death record from Brzeżany Jewish Deaths (1820-1870)

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

There are 169 search results for the surname Citron 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.

  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 373 {y69}
    ... , Paul N. Klotz, Philip Klotz, Philip A. Klotz, Samuel Klotz, Mrs. Viola Komfeld, Leon Korzenik, Abraham Krieger, Jacob Kurz, Abraham Lembeck, Charles Alter, Jerome Banner, Abraham Beck, Benjamin Beck, Mrs. Pearl Beller, Sidney Berg, Mrs. Malvina Berger, Irving Berkowitz, Irving Bernstein, Louis Bleichfeld, Kalman Blumenkranz, Sadie Briskman, Saul Brandus, Mrs. Phyllis Chananau, Alexander Chananau, Harold Chananau, Louis Citron, Mrs. Beckie Citron, Bernard Citron, Stephen B. Cohen, Lawrence Corn, Alfred J. Dickstein, Mrs. Leah Davidson, Morris Eder, Nathan Eichhom, Harry Eichhom, Joseph Eichhom, Nathan Ertes, Herman Ertes, Milford Ertes, Nathan Ertes, Mrs. Rose Erteschik, Harry Feigenbaum, Mrs. Regina Feigenbaum, Samuel Firestone, Sigmund Fleisher, Nathan Freundlich, Mrs. Rose Geldzahler ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 536 {y94}
    ... of the Gabbais were completely devoid of that avidity and greed usually accompanying the counting of money in the course of business dealings. It was as if what they were counting were not coins of money but the branches of the willow for "Hossanas". Everything was done in quiet, carefully respectful, with no banter. A sigh would be heard as in a holy ritual, the performance of a "mitzva" such as the blessing of the "etrog" (citron). Their eyes, misted with pious reverence, reflected all their longings for Zion and the coming of the Messiah. Their job over, the Gabbais would leave after bestowing their blessings. Before New Year’s Day (Rosh Hashana) they would leave a calender from Erez Israel with a picture of the Wailing Wall, the Tomb of Rachel, the Cave of the Makhpela or the like ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 72 {y140}
     this ceremony held in the hands together with an "esrog," a citron like a lemon. (35) "Simchas Torah" is the festive day of "rejoicing in the Torah." It comes at the end of "Succos," and marks the. com-pletion of the year long cycle of reading the "Five Books of Moses" in weekly installments. (This cycle of reading begins again on the Sabbath following.) On "Simchas Torah" the hand-inscribed scrolls of these five books are paraded round the syna-gogue in circular processionals, with children bringing up the rear waving paper banners, or a stick to which often lit candles used to be attached. "Atto Hareiso" are the first two words of the ...
  • 1916 Lwow Address Directory, image 81 {d917}
  • Mikulince Yizkor Book (1985), image 378 {y324}
    MY GRANDMOTHER OF BLESSED MEMORY by Bracha Kidron - Gewirtz, Kibbutz Gazit When I come to a memorial gathering, I am always the young- est person present and nobody knows me. The more daring ask; the others whisper among themselves 44Who is she? ’’ True, since the first meeting twenty years ago, I have grown up a little. However, little has changed since then and my circle of acquaintances has grown only slightly. Again and again, the same questions are asked. Very few know me. My parents - my father Aharon Wolf Gewirz and my mother who was not from Milulince - would be known by very few of you. However, if, I mention ...

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