Records of the Elster family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 140 records for the surname Elster (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:

  • Mania ELSTER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Jude ELSTER, son of Hersch
    1813 [1812] death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Ruchel ELSTER
    1821 property record from Brody Franciscan Survey (1821)
  • Chaskel ALSTER, son of Marcus ALSTER and Chana BADER
    1828 death record from Mościska Jewish Deaths (1827-1885)
  • Ester ALSTER, daughter of Chaskel ALSTER and Libe
    1828 birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)
  • Jacob Moses, son of David ELSTER
    1830 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Rubin ELSTER
    1831 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Pesel Chaje NUGEL, daughter of Mote Hersch and Chane
    1833 birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)
  • Jüdel NAGEL, son of Marcus and Chana
    1835 birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)
  • Isaac D NAGEL, son of Marcus and Chana
    1835 birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)

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

There are 196 search results for the surname Elster 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.

  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1979), image 144 {y63}
    ... members of the organization. I made inquiries among our older landslayt as well as of some of those who settled here following World War II and learned that none of them were familiar with the names of the founders and earliest members. Neither the old iimrigrants nor those ״ore recently arri-ved recognized names like Horgenheim, Schneh, Zeligman, Feuermaurer, Bromberg, Schmer, Heltzer, Itzchak, Danerman, Ziner, Elster, Lofler and Koback. These names are from the map of the First Javovover burial grounds on Mount Zion Cemetery (Har Z10n). By this time (1977), the second inmigrant generation, which arrived some sixty-five to seventy years ago, is also in the House of Eternal Life. Nonetheless, mention should be made of those who had been most active: Serber, Leib Orange, Morris Adler, Isaac ...
  • 1939 Lwow City Directory and Province Gazetteer, image 32 {d141}
    ... tel. 257-47. Dr Dzerowicz Markian, Kopernika 3, tel. 262-32 (latem Szczawnica). Dr Dzioba Andzie], Częstochowska 35, tel. 260-45. Dr Eck Leon, wewn. i kobiece, Piłsudskiego 11 a, tel. 276-80. Dr Ehrlich Dawid, Prym. szpitala, Kościuszki 6, tel. 286-88. Dr Ehrlich Edmund R., Mqczyńskiego 62, tel. 259-31. Dr Eichel Józef, Romanowicza 12, tel. 234-90. Dr Elmer Władysław, Paderewskiego 6, tel. 281-94. Dr Elster Edward, Ochronek 9. tel. 287-80. Dr Epler Roman, Potockiego 11, tel. 240-18. Dr Erb Artur, Łyczakowska 70, tel. 250-20. Dr Ettinger E., Grottgeia 6, teł. 296-86. Dr Falik Edward, Sw. Zofii 10, tel. 246-80. Dr Falkiewicz Antoni, Gen. Rozwadowskiego (Zielona) 25, tel. 284-10. Dr Fallik Dawid, Wołyńska 2, tel. 244-18. Dr Feller Norbert, Spec. chorób reumat.. Hetm. Żółkiewskiego ...
  • 1931 Lwow Telephone and Business Directory, image 60 {d3353}
    ... 58-83 Grabscheid E., Dyr. Pow. Banku Kred. 17-85 Hcrzogowa M., prac. su- kien damsk. 53-5! Sandauerowie J.. m. 25-1 Schtinhlum M., m. 33-2' Strohal E., m. 89-7 Topfowa B., m. 64-5 8. Notre Dame S. S., zakl. wyeh. nauk. 58-4 9. Elster t. i O., Drowie med., m. 87-f Elstcrowa O., - Dr. i Fleck L., Dr., laborat. Ick. 16» Fiebertówna H., m. . 10- l.uft B., Dr., m. ' 58- Schumer L., m. ' 57- Tcrkcl D.. Sędzia okr , m. 71- 1 \V.ttlin O. zom. Elstcro- wa, Dr. lek. — 9a. Damm E., njent handl.. m. 70 Ebersohn E., Dr. adw., m. 62 Eimer ...
  • 1931 Lwow Telephone and Business Directory, image 73 {d3353}
    ... 21-11 5. Dawidowa A., in. 4-43 „Sanitarja", Heil Gcnser i Ska. b'* 15-06 Schaff R. J., m. 10-52 7. Scminarjum Naucz. I. żeń- skie. im. A. Asnyka, llc- , lińska M„ Dr. ...- 24-10 8. Kicrski Grzegorz, m. 11-84 14. Taube A., Dr., m. 81-4! Taube E., Dr. m. 82-27 16. Elster i Topf, fabr. bibul. ' cygarct., b. sprzed. 10-46 — Elster i Topf, dyr. Cl-22 Gimnazjum żeńskie. J. S. / Goldblait-Kamcrling 66-45 20. Perlmann B.. m. 40-93 Rohatyn S., m. G5-52 Wahl Sz., wl. realn. 78-09 22. Allschüler S., aptekarz, m- 61-41 Diamandstein L.. m. 31-57 Mischcl D., m. . 63-51 ...
  • 1931 Lwow Telephone and Business Directory, image 111 {d3353}
    ... krajowa wyrobów cemen- towych. — Rok założenia 1903. Wykonuje: posadzki terazzowe, kanały betono- we, rezerwoary, muszle do studzien, studnie betono- * - we, schody, balkony, żło- by, grobowce, chodniki, mosty i wszelkie roboty w zakres cementu .. wcłlodzą- . ce- BIBUŁKI I TUTKI Elster i Topf. Fabr. bibułek i tu- tek, Sakramentek 16 18-46, 61-22 - BIELIZNA I PŁÓTNA Blocki Bolesław, Akademicka 12 33-27 Nowak Józef. pl. Marjacki 6 69-54 Starzcwscy Bracia, Halicka 6 30-77 BIELIZNA ROBOTNICZA „Ellen**, Zakład dla wyrobu odzieży ochronnej, Chortjżczyzny lla 26-46 ...

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