Records of the Reiter family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 2233 records for the surname Reiter (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:

  • Frajda RICHTER recte SINGER, child of Mendel STRASSBERG and Frometa RYCHTER
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • [no given name] RYCHTER recte SINGER
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Benzion RECHTER
    census record from Probużna Jewish residents (1932)
  • Mendel RECHTER
    census record from Probużna Jewish residents (1932)
  • Bronia RECHTER
    census record from Probużna Jewish residents (1932)
  • Fani REITER
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Chaim Hersz REITER
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Joseph Mortko REITER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Itzig REITER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Malka REITER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 2233 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 25 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Gorozhanka, Ukraine
GG Member New York, NY
Jun 7, 2020
Melnitsa Podolskaya, Ukraine
GG Member Kansas City, MO
Aug 5, 2018
Skalat, Ukraine
GG Member Kansas City, MO
Jul 30, 2018

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

There are 161 search results for the surname Reiter 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.

  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 288 {y323}
    On way to Melnitza, August 1993 Shmuel Reiter in Melnitza, August 1993 73
  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 297 {y323}
    ... well and he is unable to visit Israel. He keeps in touch with his cousins, my brothers Nissan and Menachem from Kfar Sava. mostly on the phone. We hope his health will enable him to visit us again. A certificate issued by the Israeli "Keren Kayemet" certifying the planting of 6.000 trees is in the Melniza book. May God bless him for all his deeds. Zweibel Isaia ISAIE SWIBEL - CANADA Shmuel Reiter Zweibel Annie Rivke, sister of Isaia I wish to enter into the "Melniza" book the story of my cousin, who brought us the first testimony of the fact that the Melniza Jews were slaughtered. This is his story: When he was a child, all the town Jews were taken outside town to be killed (the last "Action"). He was among them. The Jews were placed around a huge ...
  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 309 {y323}
    ... these murderers. In the valley of the dead at the collective grave of the Jews who were murdered in Melnitza there was no gravestone at all. The local Ukrainian residents used the place as a rubbish dump. After the trial in 1974 I wrote letters to all the Government Departments about cleaning the area and putting up a gravestone, and after great efforts the area was cleaned and in 1977 the grave was surrounded by a wooden fence. In 1989 I started to ask the Government to let me Left to right: Lea Rog, Shmuel Reiter, Tojbes son Wolodja, Lea's grandson Tjomka - August 1993 52
  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 319 {y323}
    ... town until the outbreak of the second world war. The branches of "The Halutzim" and the "Young Halutzim" were established at the same time by Zvi Mersik, Shmuel Reiter and David Gibel. Many town youngsters were members of ,'The Halutz". They would meet in the branch hall to socialize, sing and dance. Sometimes they would have talks ... two more branches of the Zionist movement were opened in town: Ken Betar, and a branch of The Halutzim and the Young Halutzim. The head of Ken "Betar" was Shalom Kleinbord and his deputy was Nissan Reiter (the brother of Shmuel Reiter) who lives with his family today in Tel Aviv. The Ken had many young 42
  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 346 {y323}
    ... Zion - Brazil Knobel Moshe - Israel Knobel Shalom - Brazil Landau Meir - Argentina Linover Katz Leah - Israel Litover Barash - Israel Milgelter Aaron - Israel Milgelter Mordechai - Israel Milchiker Esther - Israel Milchiker Pesach - Israel Mos Yosef - Argentina Neuman Alkona - Israel Peltz Chaja - U.S.A. Perchuk Pearl - Russia Reiter Leah (Nissan's wife) r Israel Reiter Rachel (Menachem's wife) - Israel Reiter Sarah (Shmuel's wife) - Israel Reiter Chana - Israel Reiter Zelig - Israel Sfard David - Israel Shai David (Zvia Milkiker's husband) - Israel Shelisman Meir - Israel Shemesh Menachem - Mendel - Israel Shemesh Miriam - Israel Shemesh Yisrael - Israel Shemesh Meir - Israel Shohat Hershel - Israel Singel Menachem-Mendel - Israel Singel Orah (Menachem's daughter) - Israel Bailer Bezalel ...

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