Records of the Rokach family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 243 records for the surname Rokach (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:

  • Chana ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Dawid ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Gitla ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Nuchim ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Salman ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Sucher ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Sucher ROKACH, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Schmelke, son of Salomon ROKACH
    1815 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Perl, daughter of Pincas ROKACH
    1816 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Scheindel, daughter of Moses ROKACH
    1817 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)

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Rzeszow, Poland
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Aug 23, 2022
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Dolina, Ukraine
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Records of the Rokach family in Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website

There are 185 search results for the surname Rokach 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.

  • Busk Yizkor Book (1965), image 307 {y99}
    ... nawpół ubrać. Jedni mają zdecydowany i skupiony wyraz twarzy. To są ci, którzy już od dawna są przygotowani na wszystko. Wielu ocieka krwią. Zostali postrzeleni lub zmasakrowani za to, że próbowali się ukryć, lub też wogóle, dla większej przyjemności oprawców. Oto prowadzą dużą grupę ludzi. Z tyłu za nimi, kroczy policjant żydowski. Dziecko ma szeroko rozwarte oczy. To dwuletnie dziecko nosi na rękach żydowski policjant. Na twarzy dziecka maluje się jakieś ogromnie niedowierzanie, lęk i konsternacja. Swymi dużymi pięknymi wystraszonymi oczkami patrzy jakby pytająco wokoło. Policjant obnosi dziecko przed tłumem i wypytuje się, czyje ono jest. Po chwili zgłasza się babcia tego maleństwa i prosi by jej dziecko podano. Z drugiej uliczki prowadzą inną grupę. Na jej czele ...
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 472 {y2}
    ... . Hüttcr Selman, Rio de Janeiro, Ze-tenem 88;'100, Brazil. Kipper (Fass) Miriam 3739, Over-view Rd, Baltimore 15 MD, U .S.A. Lewin Isaac Rabbi, Dr, 2)8 River Side Drive, New-York 25, N.Y. Mohl Abraham, 180 River Side Drive, New.Yoek, N.Y. USA Mühlrad Abbe, Scoekholm-Higer-sten 9, Sweden, P.O.B. 923. Pshemish S., Rivington St. 201, New York, USA Rubin Salom Rabbi, 902 Brady Ave. Bronx 6a, N.Y., New-Yoek, U.S.A. Rokach Hersh Melech Rabbi, 5402-61 Ave. Brooklyn 4, N.Y. Rosmarin A, 1704 W 35 Str. Chi-cago. Sauer J. 1128 Tremaine Ave. Los Angeles 19 — California, USA Shwarzman, 5728 Wyndal Ave, Philaddfia, 31, PA, USA Stecher M, 9030 Lin wood Ave., Detroit 6, MICH. Stempel Oscar, 60 Barbican Rd, Ligvanea. P.O.W.Y, Jamaica. Weinbach Abrahm, 1004 Michigan Avenue, Miami-Beaeh )9, Florida ...
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 486 {y2}
    ... and tools to practise their trades etc. It is necessary to establish a Big Help Fund (Kupath Gmilath Chasudim) in Tel-Aviv, that would be able to help the Lanzut people in their needs. We the ex-Lanzut people that live in New York do not share their needs, but we can imagine the plight of those in a difficult position. Besides this, we should keep in contact with Bnei-Lanzut the world over! Executive of Loniuter Farband in New York, 1963. Standing from left: Rabbi Hirsch Melech Rokach. Sam Sauerhaft. Benjamin Sauerhaft (President). Zelerkraut, Charles Buch (past President). Louis Rosemblum (Vice-President), Benjamin Merzll. Bernard Fried.
  • Mosty-Wielkie Yizkor Book (1975), image 473 {y347}
    ... . Some- times a carousel or a circus would come to town, perhaps a me- nagerie, and later on a movie. We called all of them a "comediya". We had another custom. On the Ninth of Ab we would go out to the cemetery and throw garlic on the graves of relatives and friends. In 1911, an important event took place in the town. The cornerstone was laid for the new synagogue. To celebrate the event, we invited the Belz Rabbi, Issachar Dov Rokach, to participate. He travelled from Belz to Krystynopol by train, and from there he came to Mosty in a luxurious carriage drawn by four horses. The whole 18 kilometers from Krystynopol to Mosty was lined with Jews who came out to meet the rabbi. It was a wonderful sight such as Mosty had never seen before. Our town was located right near ...
  • Mosty-Wielkie Yizkor Book (1975), image 493 {y347}
    ... ; Katz and Schweitzer from Zolkiew; Hayim Goldberg, the community leader (parness) of Zolkiew; Walderer, the district community leader of Lubaczow; and Plaster and Greental from Zolkiew. Hassidim and Maskilim . At the beginning of the nineteenth century, Belz became the most important Hassidic center of Eastern Galicia with the founding of the hatzer (courtyard) of Rabbi Shalom Rokach 01 righteous and blessed memory. Except for a few individuals v/ho sought haskala (enlightenment), Mosty adhered faithfully to the Belz Hassidic movement for as long as Belz continued to exist. A small minority of Mosty’s Hassidim strayed from the straight and narrow path of the Belz movement, and joined the hatzer of the Hushatiner Hassidim. It is historical fact that the Haskala ...

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