Records of the Reines family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 1111 records for the surname Reines (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:

  • Zallel, son of Moses RATTNER
    birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Nathan REINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chane REINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaskil REINER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Dawid RATTNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Rifke RATTNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Leon REINER
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Boruch RATTNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Maurycy RATTNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Mina RATTNER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

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

There are 190 search results for the surname Reines 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 167 {y76}
    ... unter den deutschen Studenten andererseits, war ausschlaggebend für die Gründung der "Chewrus-sa". Die Studentenorganisationen waren jedoch unerlaubt und jeder Student, der Mitglied der "Chewrussa" war, lief Gefahr von der Schule ausgeschlossen zu werden. Dies hielt jedoch nieman-den ab und nach kurzer Zeit gab es eine stattliche Anzahl von Gewerbeschulstudenten in der "Chewrussa". Anfangs war es eine reine Freundschaftsgemeinschaft, man kam in der Pause zusammen, man besprach persönliche Dinge, aber auch politische Tageser-eingnisse. Nur am Samstag Nachmittag trafen sich die Chewrus-saner zu offiziellen Sitzungen. Sie fanden eine zeitlang in der Mühle Werber und dann in Karl Borgers Privat-Handelsschule statt. Langsam bekamen die Sitzungen Inhalt, man sprach über jüdische Angelegenheiten ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 529 {y94}
    ... pigs. With the help of all kinds of excuses she tries to persuade her hus-band to return with her. She reminds him of the work awaiting him at home and promises him a veritable feast, especially prepared for him, but deep in her heart she knows her words are wasted and, defeated, holds her peace. Finally some neighbouring families get together; the women and children are placed in one cart whose reins are placed in the hands of a youth, and it is he who brings them back home. The men are left alone, finally unencumbered by the troublesome wo- express their opposition actively by pulling the cart backwards. The farmer, from his high scat, tries to help his horse by whipping the rebels who, instead of calming down and behaving in a respectable man-ner, become even wilder. If this goes ...
  • Czortkow Yizkor Book (1967), image 471 {y125}
    ... and controlled it for three years, when they were forced out by the returning Austrian-German armies. After the disintegration of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy, as a result of the defeat in the war, the town entered upon an era of instability, after a continuous rule by Austria for nearly a century. As soon as the war was over, the Ukrainians seized the reins of power and ruled in the town for nearly a year, until they were de-feated and forced out by the Poles who had gradually conquered the whole of Eastern Galicia and annexed it to the independent Polish Stale. 111 1920 when the Bolsheviks invaded Poland, Czortkow too came under their rule for about three months ; then they were driven out by the Poles ...
  • Husiatyn Yizkor Book (1968), image 272 {y198}
    ... the administrative ladder of the Ukraine. All that was lacking was the ratification and acceptance of this status by the Russian Provisional Government. De facto, however, it was an accepted fact of political life, and the laws this body promulgated were taken as the basis for a constitution of autonomous Ukraine. It was thus that the Ukraine became an independent state. The Bolsheviks were holding the political reins. They had bet-ter means of restoring the Ukraine to their leadership. Their radical solutions began to filter through ever so slowly but in-exorably into the Ukraine. The local leadership did not counter these reforms with its own programs of social action, such as radical agrarian reforms or cessation of hostilities. It seems that the newly installed leaders felt ...
  • Husiatyn Yizkor Book (1968), image 302 {y198}
    ... befell these same nations a few years later. Now, back to our assignment to describe what happened to our town, which mirrors what happened to the other towns as well. As we already noted, the Russian army was forced to re-treat from the Galician front in the summer of 1915. The General Staff, as well as the Czar’s court, felt that defeat was coming ever nearer. The reins were put in the hands of Nicolai Nicolaicvitz, the czar’s uncle, but he was unable to save the Romanoff dynasty, which was corrupted by 300 years of autocratic rule. He looked for a scapegoat on whom to put the blame, and found it in the Jews who lived in the border zones of the front. All the old canards were used: the Jews were spies, they help the Germans and the Austrians by passing them secret military ...

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