Records of the Ratz family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1853 records for the surname Ratz (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:

  • Herzel REICH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaim RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Riwki RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Malie RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Rachel REICH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • [infant] RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Rifke RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Golde RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Schoil REICH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • [stillborn], child of Mortko Schmaie REICH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 1853 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 4 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

Here are the 3 most recent records.

Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
RATZ in
Glowienka, Poland
GG Member #1571 Miami, FL
USA
May 13, 2019
RATZ in
Korczyna, Poland
GG Member #1571 Miami, FL
USA
May 13, 2019
RETTIG in
Rozdil, Ukraine
GG Member #1427 Fairfield, CT
USA
Jun 30, 2018

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

There are 184 search results for the surname Ratz 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 437 {y94}
    138 houses across from the church, which had belonged to the late Hershele Ratz and Ciwie-Feit-Lerner were demolished. Even the house of the druggist Dr. Za-charski, who was killed by the Gestapo, was wiped out. As I stood there I imagined seeing Reb. Jakov Joel Wolker holding his bag of thalit and "tefilin** (phylacteries) under his arm as he hurried to the "Bejt Hamidrash" synagogue for prayers. In a mo-ment I realized it was a hallucination for Reb Jacov Joel had found his place in the "brothers’ ’’ grave and the "Bejt Hamidrash" was completely destroyed. As we approached the Rynek, a few remaining Jewish houses became visible ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 253 {y80}
    ... and hundreds lost their lives. There was no help. There were no physicians no medicines and no food. It did not take long time for things to become normal again. Refugees started coming back from Vienna. Budapest and Prague. Life almost began pulsating again in Boiberke. Yougsters went back to school. A youth organization "Hashomcr Hatsair" was formed by Arich Allweil. who had then returned from Vienna; Most Jewish boys and girls belonged to the many kcvul/oth of the "Hashomcr Hatsair". We studied Hebrew, we learned Jewish history we studied Jewish songs and took hikes. We joined "Hechalutz" and prepared for aliyah to F.retz Israel. (81
  • Busk Yizkor Book (1965), image 182 {y99}
    178 סםר בוםק BUSKER LADIES AUXILIARY }'Jmtmler, !964 2)tar 5ntr.d 1U . ryentfy appeal to you to le(p us continue our uorl for our Irtll MM 1*1 Jdsratt. "Dlt uiOnitS My rats* Art used to lefp our JJrotLrr: help themselves throuyl our Dr.. il«cu ^dund in Jsraef, p(ui th* financial aid ur y,vt to 1L aytd and uidots-ed. VL l you yiire 11» your support Lj atieptiny th* rut fond 11(lets for our Card Party whirl niff I* Ud «wi *Simday afternoon, 2›, Ci ...
  • Baligrod Yizkor Book (1964), image 353 {y24}
    ... געד.אט דאס גליק צו פארלאזן אין מײנע קינדער יאיז די פארשאלטענע *״לישע ערד, פארצ״כ! איר מיט א צעבראכן ייאיז אין מיט א הײליקז ציטער מײנע א־מגעקימענע ברידער אין שװעסטער מיט זײערע פאמיליעס: יעקב זעליגסאן מיט זײ; פאמיליע דוד בערל זעלעסאז מיט ריז פאמיליע בתיה פיעל לעױעגטיז כייט איר פאמיליע •עקב או! פעול זעל־נסאן און זײערע קינוטר מינע א11 שאזל דיו נעול און צילע ׀ע?^נ0»׀ און ו״עיע קיןוער לײבוש און ונקר. אמזנעקומע! אין סלאז־ס אה אלע מײנע אנקלס. טאנמעס. קוזינה, מיט זײערע פאמיליעס .־ועל׃ע ז־ינען א׃בנעדטע; פו; שעררער־ע׃ע. א-בבענטשדעכע בעסטיעס דורך פאריטידענע rars ב־ב־׃־ד,, סבוצ ולא וע*. אי; •אר 1W2. זז' יליט דבב. ייא לכי= כייר לעידב. יחזקאל חײם זעליגסאן
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 250 {y32}
    ... BARANOW On the cast was the road leading to the "Wasserlaeh" (a body of stagnant water) and to Tarnobrzeg (County seat). The "Wasserlaeh" also served modest economic and social functions. Its polluted waters furnished a limited supply of fish for the community. In winter it was used by the non-Jews for ice skating and on Rash Hashono by the Jews for Tashlich. The narrow lane in the north, paved with broad flagstones, led to the cluster of Jewish institutional buildings such as the Bes Midrosh (Syna-gogue), the Rabbi's residence, and the Mikveh. The road on the north-western corner pointed to Dolansky's "Castle" (The Hoif). This was an imposing medieval palace ...

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