Records of the Mates family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 438 records for the surname Mates (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:

  • Sure Golde MATER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Srul MATES
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Hersch Matei
    1780-1850 property record from Drohobycz Landowners (1780-1850)
  • Leib MOTTIE
    1787 property record from Nadwórna Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Sara MATYSOWA
    1787 property record from Kołomyja Josephinian Survey (1787)
  • Major MATYS
    1787 property record from Jezierzany Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Mimka MATESOWA
    1787 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Bert MATYS
    1788 property record from Dukla Josephine Survey (1788)
  • Carl MATTAY
    1788 property record from Lwów Halicz City District Josephine survey (1788-1789)
  • Mimka MATESOWA
    1788 property record from Lwów Kraków suburbs Josephine Survey, part 3 (1788)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 438 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 11 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
METCHIS in
Brody, Ukraine
GG Member Bethesda, MD
USA
Jun 1, 2020
METSCHIS in
Brody, Ukraine
GG Member Bethesda, MD
USA
Jun 1, 2020
METSZCHES in
Brody, Ukraine
GG Member Bethesda, MD
USA
Jun 1, 2020

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

There are 172 search results for the surname Mates 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 485 {y94}
    ... which the big commander treated him, said to me, "Actually I do not need anymore Jews to work, but we will create something. You remain with ... Bierzanow were given quarters in the camp Prokocim and the Prokocim workers were taken to Bierzanow. In order to torture the people they made them march about 14 kilometers twice a day. The same thing happened to those who worked in Plaszow. Many of the people brought ... were given special "treatment" (His twenty-three year old son Moshe was sent to the extermination camp. The bandits Rashvitz Mateus and Romans considered themselves as "good friends" of the Zicherman family, they used to eat and drink there. ... we received from David Nadelstecher. One can imagine the impression that was made on them, but only the thought of revenge gave them strength to ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 218 {y32}
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  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 242 {y32}
    ... permitting, the women moved out their chairs and sat in front of their homes and exchange Sabbatical greetings with the men strolling leisurely to Shuhl. Subsequently the sitters would close up thus forming clusters of female gatherings in the "Marek." Here confidences were exchanged, the latest styles discussed and attempts at match-making made. The Baale batim sauntered into the Bes Midrosh. Some would pull out a book from the shelf to suit his mood and degree of learn-ing, settle down at the table and enjoy its contents. Soon another would join him and together they would indulge in relaxed conversation. The "Farein" occasionally produced a short play of skit for the enjoy-meat of its followers. To those of the opposing camp, this merited excom-munication. During the summer the town ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 245 {y32}
    ... weekly. A voluntary committee was organized to handle this phase of activity. A tax was levied on the Jewish community and each family was obligated to pay a certain amount of money and two meals weekly for this purpose. Thus the transient poor was taken care of in an organized fashion. He re-ceived a sum of money plus two meals and a nights lodging if he "stayed over." This averted the spectacle of the migrant poor parading from door to door. It saved him time and effort and he was able to move on and cover more "territory." Part of this levy was designed for the local poor. In addition the income from Moos Chitim and contributions from the "Kehilla" made the life of the local poor, if not comfortable, at least tolerable. For a community the size of Baranow, this was an achievement worthy ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 248 {y32}
    ... three Polish (Novy Dziennik) and two Hebrew (Hatzfirah) newspapers. These were all Zionist oriented newspapers. Later there was also a subscription for "The Yid" a Yiddish paper of the Agudas Yisroel. The Zionist Organization "The Farein" fas it was popularly called) in addition to subscribing to a scries of period-icals, maintained an extensive library—a library whose books were studied voraciously, and made available to the youth at a minimal fee. The "Farein" whose membership was of both sexes and whose library contained books whose contents were at variance with the accepted concepts of religion, was declared "off limit" to the Orthodox youth. To overcome this development, which deprived a section of the youth from the benefits of secular education, an understanding was reached, that ...

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