Records of the Rothen family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 368 records for the surname Rothen (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:

  • Mayer, son of Hersch ROTHEN and -
    1813 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Meyer, son of Hersch ROTTSEN?/ROTHEN?/RATBEN? and -
    1813 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Meyer ROTTEN, son of Hersch
    1814 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Samuel, son of Hersch ROTHIN and Chana?/Chawa?
    1815 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Rebeka ROTHEN
    1815 death record from Bolechów Jewish Deaths (1811-1846, 1860-1876)
  • Samuel ROTHEN
    1815 death record from Bolechów Jewish Deaths (1811-1846, 1860-1876)
  • Manele, child of Hirsch ROTTEN and Chane
    1816 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Jacob, son of Jsrael RATYN
    1818 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Juda, son of Chaim RATYN
    1819 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Salomon, son of Jsrael RATYN
    1819 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 368 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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Gusyatin, Ukraine
GG Member Montclair, NJ
May 10, 2019
Melnitsa Podolskaya, Ukraine
GG Member Montclair, NJ
May 10, 2019
Myshkovtse, Ukraine
GG Member Montclair, NJ
May 10, 2019

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

There are 174 search results for the surname Rothen 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.

  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 382 {y114}
    ... place, where all the shops had been looted, and saw Father Kaminsky standing there with a few commissars, enjoying themselves. 1 went up to a commissar whom I knew, and asked him why he was do-ing nothing to stop the pogrom. He said to me, "The police know what they're do-ing. They have precise orders..He advised me that I'd be safer if I went home. One group of anti-Semites was led by a lawyer, whose rotten name I've forgotten—I only remember that he had pimples. (This was doubtless Dr. Janikowski—M.B.) They went up to the rabbi, doubtless wanting to harm him in some way. We im-mediately warned Rabbi Mendele to avoid them. The rabbi deserves praise, for he went around the city, shouting "Jews, don't be apathetic! Go out into the street and fight back!" I went back into the market ...
  • Dobromil Yizkor Book (1980), image 104 {y140}
    ... earned some money at baking matzos, and saved up for a spring topcoat, made at a custom tailor's. So I indentured myself there for three whole years. That will take a bit of telling, and here I want to digress to recount an episode from which a major catastrophe might have developed for the Jews of Dobromil. As you recall, the Jews of Dobromil as in other Galitsianer shtetls eked out their living by "luft parnossas," (making a living from the air). In ... enough money, or they did not indulge them-selves to buy several pounds of apples or other fruit, unless the fruit was already half rotten, although the whole region was flooded with fruit orchards. One ordinary fine Monday morning ,,Yeeden" and "Yeedenas" busily set up their ...
  • Krakow Yizkor Book (1959), image 471 {y259}
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  • Kolomyia Yizkor Book (1972), image 343 {y242}
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  • Mielnica Yizkor Book (1994), image 307 {y323}
    ... fell on the shoulders of my mother Chaya. I do not remember much from the German occupation of our town because I was a small child Zelda (Zoya) Baller-Lior, in 1948 Zelda (Zoya) Baller-Lior, Tel Aviv A CHILD WITHOUT A CHILDHOOD For my grandchildren: Adi, Rotem, Shimrit, Hadas and Shai. At the time of the Holocaust I was the same age as my grandchild Rotem is today. I do not know my date of birth, having forgotten it during the horrific time of the Holocaust when I was left alone with no parents or family. A year after the liberation by the Red Army, completely destroyed by what the Germans ...

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