Records of the Reiss family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 5102 records for the surname Reiss (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:

  • Reisel REISS
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • [no given name], child of and Reisel REISS
    birth record from Jezierna Jewish Births (1886-1893, 1898-1922)
  • Taube LIEBMAN, child of Mozes RAPP and Schewa LIEBMANN
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Josef, child of Selig JOLLES and Beile Hudie BRECHER vel RAUCH
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Isaak, child of Selig JOLLES and Beile Hudie BRECHER vel RAUCH
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Fanny, child of Selig JOLLES and Beile Hudie BRECHER vel RAUCH
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Juda REISS
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Herzel REICH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaim RAUCH
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Zlatte REIS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 5102 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 42 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
REISS in
Bolekhov, Ukraine
GG Member #478 Paradise Valley, AZ
USA
Sep 10, 2020
REISS in
Dolina, Ukraine
GG Member #478 Paradise Valley, AZ
USA
Sep 10, 2020
REISS in
Kalush, Ukraine
GG Member #478 Paradise Valley, AZ
USA
Sep 10, 2020

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

There are 162 search results for the surname Reiss 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.

  • Baligrod Yizkor Book (1964), image 93 {y24}
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  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 243 {y32}
    ... time spent over the Sidur (prayer book—primers were not available in Baranow) was in short intervals. On the other hand the child was always in company of friends—children of his own age, and from early childhood he acquired the social habit of adaption and accommodation. The older the child became, the more strenuous his studies and the more severe the discipline. At the age of nine (9) he would rise about 6 A.M. and learn until about 8, davin, go home for breakfast and was off to school. By two (2) P.M. he was back in Cheder until four. Then he was free until after the evening services when another two hour session in Cheder followed. Somewhere in between, the child squeezed in his homework for school and Cheder and enjoyed such relaxation as was available to him. The lot of the girls ...
  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 320 {y69}
    ... "Remember what Amalek did unto you". This motto should always stand before our eyes, because it has given us in the past the power to stand up and to overcome all those who intended to de-stroy us. There are still a lot of criminals who walk in the world as free men and do not get the punishment they deserve. They are as impudent as they were before, and they are only waiting for an opportunity to rise again and repeat their wicked deeds. It is in order to keep alert against such elements that we are ordered "not to for-get". As this is a memorial document which is meant for the coming generations, it should include the past history, because the life of the community was full of national and cultural events; Beicz was not a community of gyp-sies or of degenerated people, its men were ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 223 {y80}
    ... with Wife and children DAM LIPK. wilh Wife and children EHRE MOSES, with Wife and children EHRE MENDEL, with wife and children HORVITZ CHAYE. wilh entire family HORVITZ RIVKA. with husband and children WIND YLSRUKL-MENDL. and entire family ZWKBEN FLORENCE commemorates ZWEBEN AVROMTCIII. Father ZWEBEN IS I DOR. Brother ZWEBEN ROISE, Sister-in-law ZWEBEN JACOB. Nephew ZWEBEN DAVID. Brother ZWKBEN NANCY. Niece ZWEBEN ROISE. Niece ZWEBEN lTCIIE Nephew ZWEBEN HELEN. Sister ZWEBEN SARAH. Sister ZWEBEN SAM. Nephew ZWEBEN JANEK Brother-in-law ZWEBEN MUNDEK. Brother-in-law arm iikkman commemorates ZUCH FAMILY ZirCII MALVINA commemorates MOHL FAMILY ERDEN FAMILY ZIPORA pkrlstkin commemorate* ROCK JONAS (the only survivor of the Rock Family!, who died recently in New-York ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 224 {y80}
    ... child MARCUS BERNARD commemorates MARCUS LE1BISH, Father MARCUS SARAH. Mother MARCUS CHANAH. Sliter MARCUS GKNYA, Sister MARCUS SAM commemorates MARCUS MALCIE. Sister-in-law MARCUS SlIYMON. Nephew MARCUS CHANAH. Niece FRANKFURTER ESTHER. Sister FRANKFURTER JACOB. Nephew FRANKFURTER MIREL Niece GRAEBEL ROISE. Sister CRAEBEL FROYIM. Nephew GRAEBEL BERNARD, Nephew MKSSING-SOPOLSKY GITKL commemorates MESSING EFROYIM. Father MESSING DORA. Step mother and children MESSER MARCUS. Relative MESSER JACOB. Relative and children MESSER ISAK. Relative and children HELFER ELK IE, Relative and entire family MOKIL MILTON commemorates MOHL ...

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