Records of the Haar family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 965 records for the surname Haar (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:

  • Zygmunt  MEISSELS or MEISELS
    school record from Jagiellonian University Jewish Medical Students/Doctors (1851-1918)
  • [no given name] Color labeled rows denote medical graduates with confirmed place(s) and the type of registered medical practice. In some instances, a possible match is noted. Rows that are not shaded indicate no information about post-university professional career.Sourc
    school record from Pest University Jewish Medical Graduates (1770-1921)
  • [no given name] Color labeled rows denote students with confirmed graduation from Pest University. In some instances, a possible match with the place of medical practice is noted, indicating medical degree obtained elsewhere. Rows that are not shaded indicate no evidence
    school record from Pest University Jewish Medical, Surgical, Midwifery Students (1793-1846)
  • [no given name] Sources used to confirm post-university events are referenced (reference no.:page/year of publication (if multiple editions).
    school record from Pest University Jewish Medical, Surgical, Midwifery Students (1793-1846)
  • Moszko CHAR
    1787 property record from Śniatyn Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Pinkuz CHOR
    1787 property record from Rawa Ruska Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Chaim CHART
    1788 property record from Żółkiew Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Isaac HART
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Hersch, son of David CHART
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Abrahm Hersch, son of Salomon OHR and -
    1809 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Bohorodchany, Ukraine
GG Member #1941 Philadelphia, PA
Jul 24, 2019
Jaroslaw, Poland
GG Member #1941 Philadelphia, PA
Jul 24, 2019
Ostrow, Poland
GG Member #1941 Philadelphia, PA
Jul 24, 2019

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

There are 196 search results for the surname Haar 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 408 {y94}
    ... patient and tolerant of those who differed from him, accepting them in a spirit of liking and friendship, and bringing up his children to be the same. He was especially noted for his closeness to young people, his informal lack of distance and his understanding of their problems. He treated them as equals and, despite their deep respect, they regarded him as their friend. Whenever I hear the expression 44Judaism through agreeable ways" I am always reminded of Hirsheleh Rott. I remember when still a young lad, having strayed somewhat from the group of which Reb Hirsheleh was such an outstanding representative, I chanced to pray at the 44Tchortkov Clois". afterwards exchanging Hirsheleh Roth a scholar and a God-fearing man, was a respected figure in the shtetl and a veteran ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 409 {y94}
    ... recruited to the army came to his Rabbi for advice on how to conduct himself. Should he starve and torment himself, sub-sisting on bread and water throughout his service, though he was doubtful of his ability to hold out, My father was a modest man, loath to accept honors and avoiding publicity. He abhorred super-latives and would certainly have been displeased to hear himself praised. What I would like to recount here is related to just one subject, always significant — the generation gap. The problem is eternal, universal, and parti-cularly familiar in our troubled times. It must be borne in mind that a generation ago a new element of friction had been added : sons were straying from their fathers’ way of life which had become sanctified over the generations, and in many ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 419 {y94}
    ... them "A Gutn Shabbath", and to leave. Four souls were waiting for that package. The father, David Segal, with an expression of anxiety in his half closed eyes; his wife, a sickly, thin woman with a kerchief over her forehead covering her shaved hair; the daughter, dressed in a long badly fit* ting dress and a pair of old mens shoes; and the son also wearing clothes of the same sort, a pair of large pants with patches and a torn shirt. The boy’s "Payoth" (earlocks) ... had eight children and their eldest daugh-ter, Toybe, came to Eretz Israel. One son, Yoseph, was killed in France, leaving two small children in the care of a Catholic institution. Toybe succeeded in getting them to Israel. Two sisters, Mishkit and Sonia, are now in America. The parents, their sons ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 422 {y94}
    ... the villages and their property was looted by the Nazi swine. The Holidna Jews, together with their brethren in the whole region, arrived at Brzozow completely Haim Bank THE TRACHMAN FAMILY man of the village congregation for a certain period. He had a pleasant voice, was an excellent prayer-reader and his praying during the "Yamim Nora’iin" was famous in the shtetl. The congregation’s heart would melt to hear him singing the "Piyutim" such as "Ya’aleh tahanunenu", ‹lKi hineh kahomer" and others. But it would seem that a man also needs a measure of luck. Anti-semitism was rife among the Poles in the shtetl and some Jew-haters began an unceasing cam-paign of incitement against the Trachman family, the object of which was to deprive it of its liveli-hood — the agency ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 424 {y94}
    ... my parents company, until their deaths. Our brother, Moshe-Aharon, who emigrated to Israel before the outbreak of war, served in the British Army and fought against the Nazis. the matter of some orphans in her care. Father took the case to court with his usual devotion, and won. He refused all payment for his trouble. It has come to my ears that Sarah Bieber, may God avenge her, father’s devoted secretary, ... to speak about our family without mentioned the tragic event we suffered. The day we learnt of the death of our eldest brother Leon (Lushek) in an accident while at work in Haifa, mother’s hair turned white and she never overcame the blow. Lushek was the pride of our family. He was gifted, was noted for his pleasant ways and gave Haim Bank / THE OESTRF.ICHER FAMILY harbingers of ...

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