Records of the Diwer family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 143 records for the surname Diwer (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:

  • Isaac Leib, son of Israel DEIBER
    1815 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Jacob, son of Jsrael DEIBER
    1818 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Mariem DIWER
    1818 death record from Zbaraż Jewish Deaths (1804-1858, 1894-1942)
  • Jacob, son of Maier DEBER
    1819 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Rachel, daughter of Israel DEIBER
    1820 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Jssor DEIBER
    1821 property record from Brody Franciscan Survey (1821)
  • Moyses DIWER, son of and
    and Chane SOBEL, daughter of and
    1821 marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriages (1820-1852)
  • Abram DIWER
    1823 death record from Zbaraż Jewish Deaths (1804-1858, 1894-1942)
  • Chaie DIWER, daughter of Moses and Sara
    1824 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (1820-1838)
  • Chaja DIWER
    1824 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 143 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 5 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
DERER in
Ternopil, Ukraine
GG Member Sherman Oaks, CA
USA
Jan 24, 2016
DIWER in
Skalat, Poland
GG Member Conshohocken, PA
USA
Feb 6, 2015
DIWER in
Zbarazh, Ukraine
GG Member Conshohocken, PA
USA
Jan 11, 2002

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

There are 182 search results for the surname Diwer 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 446 {y94}
    ... that in the mines. He listened to what I said and tried to work for a few days, but broke down. In the next selection he joined the cavalcade of the doomed. Let me mention other victims from among our townsmen who died in the camp: Yissachar Bayliss, Reuben Schertz, Moshe Schertz and Reuben Eisen, may God avenge them. Each man to his fate. To survive in Auschwitz a man needed his daily quota of miracles, in the manner of a deep-sea diver who needs air to breathe, without which he cannot live a single moment. Those who are no longer with us also recounted the daily, even hourly miracles without which they would have been lost. Then would come the moment when the balloon of miracles would be emptied and that was the end. Others, whom fate continued to supply with some, were saved ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 500 {y48}
    ... 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 of the town. The tower also bore the crest of Graff Potocki. a five angled cross. Surrounding the base of the townhall. as well as in the courtyard, there were many stores. Most of them belonged to Jewish store-keepers. The second floor of the townhall served as a highschool. Further west, between the houses stood the Greek Catholic church ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 180 {y76}
    - 164 - Oktober 1865, welche im Grunde des Erlasses des hohen k.k. Staatsministeriums von der k.k. schles. Landesregierung in Troppau sub 27. Dezember 1865 genehmigt worden sind. Die Gestaltung der Kultusgemeinde nach den Statuten vom Jahre 1865 war nicht von langer Dauer, denn schon am 1. Novem-ber 1870 liegen neue Statuten vor, welche die Vertretung der Kultusgemeinde einem Vorstande, bestehend aus dem Präses und neun Kultusräten, übertragen; dieselben wurden direkt von den wahlberechtigten Mitgliedern der Kultusgemeinde gewählt. Zur Wahlberechtigung war die Entrichtung eines Kultusbeitrages von mindestens 6 fl. erforderlich. Zur ...
  • Brzezany Yizkor Book (1978), image 500 {y91}
    ... of the center stood an old. neglected The Potocki's palace in Raj 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 of the town. The tower also bore the crest of Graff Potocki. a five angled cross. Surrounding the base of the townhall, as well as in the courtyard, there were many stores. Most of them belonged to Jewish store-keepers. The second floor of the townhall served as a highschool. Further west, between the houses stood the Greek ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 553 {y94}
    ... like a right-angled triangle, while the western and main part was in the form of a rectangle. The village high road, crossing through the Rink, separated the two. In the center of the Rink on its rectangular side stood the "Rathois" — the local council, a large municipal building housing rented shops and a few offices. There were also some priviligcd tenants living there, including some Jews. A tall, square tower rose from the roof of the Rathois with a long cable running from its top down into an iron pipe stuck into the ground — a lightn:ng rod to protect the area from the frequents thunder storms in the area, storms which shook the windows and filled the children’s hearts with dread. This wond-rous contraption about which many tales were told in the Heder was called a "blitz-ableitcr ...

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