Records of the Pollak family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 974 records for the surname Pollak (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:

  • [no given name], child of and Chane POLLAK
    birth record from Jezierna Jewish Births (1876-1886)
  • Juda Leib PASIMANIK f FEINTUCH, son of Samuel Wolf FEINTUCH and Sossie PASIMANIK
    and Marjem POLLAK, daughter of and Sura POLLAK
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Hersch Wolf POLAK, son of Chune POLAK and Henie POLAK
    and Ester Biene FRENKEL, daughter of Izrael FRENKEL and Feige Beyle FRENKEL
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Bernard POLLAK, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Feida POLLAK, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Frieda POLLAK, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Josef POLLAK, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Rozia POLLAK, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Henie POLAK
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaim POLAK
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 974 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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Khorostkov, Ukraine
GG Member Rockville, MD
Aug 1, 2019
Rava-Ruska, Ukraine
GG Member Toronto, ON
Dec 27, 2007
Kamyanka Buzka, Ukraine
GG Member Mercer Island, WA
Jan 10, 1999

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

There are 194 search results for the surname Pollak 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.

  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 179 {y76}
    ... Abgegeben wurden 224 Stimmen; zum Präses wurde sodann vom gesamten Ausschüsse Herr Adolf Brüll am 5. Juni 1895 gewählt, welcher dieses Ehrenamt bis zu seinem am 5. März 1898 erfolgten Ableben versah. Der dazumalige Stellvertreter Hr. Salomon Pollak wurde nach dem Tode des Herrn Bruell zum Präsidenten der Kultusgemeinde ge-wählt. Der im Jahre 1839 erbaute Tempel erwies sich im Laufe der Zeit zu klein, weil der Stand der Gemeindemitglieder in stetem Zunehmen begriffen war. Abgesehen von der sogenannten polnischen Betstube, welche schon im Jahre 1870 bestand, wurde nachweislich schon vom Jahre 1871 an, zu den hohen Feiertagen eine Bethausfiliale in verschiedenen Saelen und dann im Prü-fungssaale der ehem. israelitischen Volksschule errichtet. Die Frage der Erbauung eines neuen Temples ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 180 {y76}
    ... 6 fl. erforderlich. Zur Beratung und Beschlussfas-sung über wichtigere Gegenstände hatte sich der Vorstand durch einen Ausschuss von 15 wahlberechtigten Mitgliedern zu ver-stärken, welche der Vorstand selbst zu wählen hatte. Dieser derart verstärkte Vorstand hatte die Stelle der bisherigen Ge-neralversammlung zu vertreten und haben im Bedarfsfälle gemein-schaftliche Situzungen ... Kultusverstandes am 8. Dezember 1870. Abge-geben wurden hierbei 68 Stimmen. Zum Präses wurde Herr Benjamin Holländer, zu Kultusräten die Herren Ferdinand Brück, Adolf Brüll (Präses-Stellv.), Albert Neumann, Salomon Pollak, Max Pollatschek, Wilheim Schäffer, Salomon Tugendhat, Sigmund Weissenberg und J. Zeisler gewählt. Mit Ablauf von je 3 Jahren fanden Neuwahlen statt, aus welchen als Präsidenten bis zu seinem ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 26 {y80}
    ... A. gr. i 2.1. X. p. 15. No. 233 -it *Tcnuta B^bik.1, ktorej tr/yma W. Cratu* -»י Tarrvow»ki Ca*iellan 2arnow*ki. ’l’erai przcz incur*!) la!ar*k) y*z *rwyvtko rnia*io *palone ieM, ttCryra *if proveni sadeA nie naiduie, mylo jednak y vmmioh« klad/ie »ig accidenialiler na fl. 30 (B.1lin*ki Lipirnki. Staroiytna PoLka, I. 1. p. 730-731. A. Rr. I. X. p. 252, Nr. 4121, 1. X. p. 263. Nr. 4326 -לו Sochamrwicz: Wojtottwa i *olty»twa, p. 352, 362, 388 -יי Balifaki-LipiAtki 1. c. I. I, p. 371 -1» A. gr. i /. 1. 22, I.auda Witxrntiie 1673 1732. Lw6w י2י 1914. p. 200, No. 76; "miaiteczka Janow i Bobrka z doput/c/cnia Bo/ego ognicm *) nticMOflc". Arch. Rr. i zicm. 1. XXIII, p. 576, Nr. 243 י*־ מם מלניתי ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 247 {y32}
    ... dominant positions in Jewish life and was therefore the former's natural adversary. Election campaigns and electioneering constituted a lively interlude in the otherwise monotonous life in town. city government Baranow was administered by a council elected by universal suffrage. At the head of the council was the Burmisz or Mayor, who was elected to his office by the councilmcn. The council levied taxes, maintained a police force, jail, public pasture lands (this privilege was enjoyed by the non-Jewish elements only), and in general carried on such activities as normally belonged to such a body. City ordinances assured the maintainance of clean-lines* and hygienic conditions. These ordinances became frequently the cause of complaints as they were not uniformly applied. Since the laws were ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 486 {y48}
    ... days, he who worked a day's work, received, besides the beatings, also one loaf of bread. The health situation was frightful. There were hundreds of wounded and sick hospitals would not admit. Dr. Falk and I. with the consent of the head of the Jewish community, opened a Jewish hospital in the community center. Near it. we opened a clinic. We supplied all the necessary furnishings and equip-ment. Due ... ended after 6 weeks and a civil administration was established in its place. Eastern Galicia was divided into 3 regions, and our town belonged to the Tarnopol region, in which was situated the headquarters of the Gestapo for the entire region. Kreishauptmann Asbach was put at the head of our towns administration and the Sonderdlenst Police was put at his disposal As soon as he arrived in town ...

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