Records of the Kivetz family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 531 records for the surname Kivetz (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:

  • Jakób Salomon SILBER, son of Moses SILBER and Perl STORCH
    and Dina Malka KIWETZ, daughter of Menachim KIWETZ and Ester PODHORCER
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Motio KIWETZ, son of Hersch KIWETZ and Temme KIWETZ
    and
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Josef KIWETZ, son of Hersch KIWETZ and Teme KIWETZ
    birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Josef KIEWETZ, son of Hersch KIEWETZ and Teme PICKHOLZ
    birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Josef KIWETZ, son of Hersch KIWETZ and Teme KIWETZ
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Josef KIEWETZ, son of Hersch KIEWETZ and Teme PICKHOLZ
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Fedko WANKIEWICZ
    1787 property record from Sołotwina Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Fedor WANKIEWICZ
    1787 property record from Sołotwina Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Fedko WANKIEWICZ
    1787 property record from Sołotwina Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Fedko WANKIEWICZ
    1787 property record from Sołotwina Josephine Survey (1787)

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

There are 193 search results for the surname Kivetz 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.

  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 484 {y48}
    ... number of persons, justifying their action by claiming that they were clearing the town from typhoid. Actions such as these continued. Eight days before Hanukkah the Kreishauptmann called the Judenrat represen-tatives to his office and told them in anger, that he won stand for the disregard of his command to transfer Jews from our town into neighboring towns. Therefore he said. "You are give eight days in which to select and prepare 1,000 Jews (not one less) and deport them to the nearest town. "Podhaica". The whole project was to be supervised by the "Son-derdienst" and by the Ukrainian-militia. The march would take place during the night of 15—16 December. The Jews would march by foot, 4 abreast. This news spread throughout the town with lightning speed. The Jewish inhabitants left their ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 491 {y48}
    ... ׳Book of the Jewish National Fund. The "Keren Hayesod" in Brzezany was established in 1922. Dr. Nagler was elected president. M. Taub treasurer and Mr. Bar-David, administrator. The aim of "Ezra" was to render financial aid to those, who wished to go on "Aliyah" to "Eretz Israel". The president of Ezrah was Dr. Wilner. It is worth-while to note that not one young person, who wished to leave for Israel, had to give up "Aliyah" because of lack of finances. "Esih in 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 ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 229 {y80}
    ... the well known Kopcl Rosenberg, contributed the largest amount of the silver coins. We pulled the chain and closed the gates and left the shrine lighted up. We imagined how the sexton would feel when he opened the place later that morning and found it glowing with light and the silver coins, the red blanket, but not Bcril. The secretary of the Kibbutz, Zvi Neumann, also a Galitziancr landsman, (I believe he comes from Tlumach) at first invited us to have a bite and then directed us to walk to Mount Gilboa. where Bcril and the sheep were resting. As Sam Marcus and Morris Walter marched ahead of us, Julius began to relay to me what he learned in BoihcrkcalthcChcdcrofEfroyim"Melamed" (the teacher). Julius recalled that F.froyim was about only Melamed (teacher) in Boibcrkc who loved to leach ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 230 {y80}
    ... purchase enough milk for their large families. While listening to the eulogy it reminded me of Julius’ visit in 1934 to Palestine in company of his younger brother Sam and a friend. Morris Walter. At that time I was also in Palestine and arranged for the four of us to tour the country. One day. on a Thursday two weeks before Rosh Mashanah, we visited the Kibbutz Beth Alpha where we expected to meet our Boibcrkcr landslcit who took part in organizing the Kibbutz and were members of the place. We asked a young lady the whereabout of Beril Beker and she told us with a smile to go to look at the small little houses whose doors by the way, stood open, and where we would see a reJ blanket, that would be Bckcr’s room. We found At the meeting which we held on June 24. 1962, in the meeting ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 236 {y80}
    ... Attorney Street on the lower East Side of New York. The meetings were always conducted on a high level. The members discussed subjects of current importance and engaged in a play of words of Biblical interest. In this dialogue Aaron Hafner would most of the time propound the subject and the first to answer was Obadiah Panzer. On other occasions. Panzer would put the questions and Hafner would give the answer. Chaim Hafner’s society was at the time the only one of its kind in the Galician quarters in New York. 0b3diah Panzer was by trade a printer, a vocation which he learned from Abraham Fruchter in his printing shop in Boibcrkc. This was one of several trades which were considered of a higher social standing in those days. Watchmaking was another trade which in those days was held ...

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