Records of the Finkelstein family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1024 records for the surname Finkelstein (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:

    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Scheindel Jütte FINKELSTEIN
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Peschi Chaje FINKELSTEIN
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Sara Beile FELDMANN, daughter of Lipe FELDMANN and Mindel
    birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)
    census record from Tarnopol Refugees at Beginning of WWI (1914-1915)
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Ternopil, Ukraine
GG Member Midhurst, West Sussex
United Kingdom
Sep 14, 2019
Sieniawa, Poland
GG Member Zurich,
Mar 24, 2018
Molodycz, Poland
GG Member Zurich,
Mar 24, 2018

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

There are 176 search results for the surname Finkelstein 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.

  • Baligrod Yizkor Book (1964), image 367 {y24}
    i? 7 a 11 מו־ג׀ו 0 ג א! 10־ IN MEMORY OF my beloved Father and Mother JUDEL WIŚNIEWSKI יהודה בן נתן וױשניעװסקי, ע״וז זד״ד טױבע וױשניעװסקי, ע״ה נפטרה בשנוז תרצ״י. נםגאױאלק. IN LOVING MEMORY OF האשד׀ רײזל לעװיט בת •הודה װישניעװסקי, ע״ה נפטרה בשנת תרצי׳־ (1938), בניי •ארק. IN LOVING MEMORY OF my Brulhcr and Family SHABSAI FINKELSTEIN שבתי פינקעלשטײן, ע״ה IN LOVING MEMORY O F BORIS ZYLBERBLAT ברור זילבעיבלאט, ע׳׳ה לאזד״. ל־טע מר. און מרס. גבריאל רײנער
  • Brzezany Yizkor Book (1978), image 491 {y91}
    ... , had to give up "Aliyah" because of lack of finances. Brzezany THE HEBREW SCHOOL n important chapter in the history of the Jews of our town, was the founding of a Hebrew-School by the organization "Safa-Brura". (clear language) in May 1903. The actual founders were Mordechai Wolf Mai-blum, Yehudah Zarvintzer, Zalman Zaper. Josef Finkelstein and Jacob Bauer. The teaching staff included: Abuhav, Cohen. Rachovski, Zigel, Dlugach and Zvi Scharf-stein. Adolf Horn was elected president of the school. A club called "Ivriyah", with a library and a reading hall were established at the same time. "Ezrah" 18
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 522 {y114}
    ... Engelbschrag Aharon-David, Mindl, Yacob-Itzchak Enoch Akiva, Raizl---born Schenberg Erenst Sarah, Israel-Shymon, Mordechai-Josef, Mindl, Fradl-Lea, Esther Feldsher Doba, Yehuda, Mordechai, Rachel Feldman Mordechai-Shmuel, Golda---bom Zshulti Finder Brayndl---born Rata Finkelstein Yehoshua, Faigl---bom Orenstein Fishgrund Cirl---bom Kurtz
  • Galicia Yizkor Book (1945), image 640 {y168}
     Fischel Ezequel Freir Leon Finkel Abraham Feldhamer Aaron Fischel Adolfo Feldhamer Elias Fucks Samuel Feigenbaum Oscar Fiiigerman Nathan Fischer Mendel Friesel M. B. Fuhrer Raehmiel Fechtenholtz Jeose Feldman Isaac Finkel Isaac Finkelstein Gregorio Finkelstein Armando Faluk F. Piaster Simon Fraiman H. Freier Salomon Felder Moises Fellenbach Saul Fischer Marcos Fischer David Fechtenholtz S. Figuer Leon c. Gartenberg David Goldstein Israel Goldstein Julio Go’dstein Bernardo b) Haan Mauricio Haftel J;se Hakman Jose Heifer Jose Halnern Hersch Hirschbaum Enrique Hakman Jose Holtzei Arturo Hutschneker Leon Hoffmann Isaac Holtzer Herman ...
  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 283 {y323}
    ... the seventies of the 15th century. A small community living there at the beginning of the 17th century was affiliated to the Luck community. In 1787 there were 54 Jews in Melnitza and they lived in 14 houses. In the seventies of the 19th century there was a synagogue in the town. In 1897 it had 1,599 Jews in a general population of 2,588. At the beginning of the twentieth century Rabbi Abraham Finkelstein officiated as Rabbi of Melnitza. In the second decade of the twentieth century the town became smaller and the number of Jews decreased to 875. In 1929 a community consisting of a number of small towns was formed: Holoby, Troyanowka, Jesiezany, Maniewicz, Poworsk and Kopaczewka with its centre in Melnitza; there lived the head of the community and its Rabbi, Rabbi Yehuda Leib Sfard ...

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