Records of the Scher family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 999 records for the surname Scher (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:

  • Lazer STECKEL, son of Elias NUSSBAUM and Ettel STECKEL
    and Rifke SCHEER, daughter of Abraham Mojdel SCHEER and Dwora FEDER
    marriage record from Tarnopol Jewish Marriage Banns, Marriage Certificates (1916, 1920-1939)
  • Moses SCHER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Hudie SCHER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Rifke SCHER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • [stillborn], child of Moses SCHER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Leib Wolf SCHER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Moses SCHEER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Chaja SCHER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Chaja-Dwojra SCHER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Chawa SCHER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 999 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Nadvirna, Ukraine
GG Member Peoria, AZ
Dec 18, 2021
Chervonograd, Ukraine
GG Member Summit, NJ
May 20, 2020
Horodok, Ukraine
GG Member Rochester, NY
Apr 15, 2020

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

There are 196 search results for the surname Scher 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.

  • Debica Yizkor Book (1960), image 212 {y132}
    ... הסזרחי — באזוך פון ה׳ סלמד סון א״י ...........................................106 Mr. Melamed visiting Zeirei Hamisrachi קבוצת .בנות ברוריה* עם צעירי הסזרחי — א גרופע .בגות ... המורה שר עם תלמידיו — דער לערער שער מיט די שילער 122 Teacher Scher with pupils מאיר שטיגליץ...........................................124 Mcir Stieglitz קבוצת צעירים עם המורה שכטר — א ...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1979), image 144 {y63}
    ... Mount Zion Cemetery (Har Z10n). By this time (1977), the second inmigrant generation, which arrived some sixty-five to seventy years ago, is also in the House of Eternal Life. Nonetheless, mention should be made of those who had been most active: Serber, Leib Orange, Morris Adler, Isaac Dauer-man, Moshe Hemerling, Shlomo Koenig, Joseph Zinrnerman, Falk SchilAorn, Mosche Spitz, Chalm Scher, Lazar Mondscheln, the Erlbaun brothers,Eisig Kelser, Israel Rettig, B. Cer-■ak, Le1b Flschler, Harry Grund. Very few of the children of this group, too, are members of the society. Such facts are, regrettable, an indication of the out-look for the future...
  • Iavoriv Yizkor Book (1979), image 147 {y63}
    ... 115 For the year 1977 the following are the officers of the First Independent Javorover Ass-ociation, as the combined organization 1s now known: President - Hoe Zirrmerman Vice-President - Abe Druck Financial Secretary - Samuel Drudk Recording Secretary - Gershon Gottesman Treasurer - Mendel Schild Committee to Visit the Sick - Max Manber Executive Officers - Harry Scher and Oscar Nussdorf Many changes have occurred in American Jewish life during the years thay elapsed since Javorovers firstcame to America. At oresent we are confronted with a chilling fact: the times are not at all favorable to the continuation of a Javorover Association here. Act-ually, Landsmanshaften have been and will continue to be almost exclusively ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 484 {y94}
    ... for Trade Expedition. I was assigned to the group as a weaver. They took me to Bochnia and until they built the weaving factory, I worked erecting a fence around the ghetto. A week later the horrible murder action started in Bochnia. The ghetto was surrounded at night with the SS security police, mili-tary police, and special servants (Sonder-Dienst). Murder groups were not missing. Nobody was let out to work. The main murderers arrived. Chief of the Krakow district, Dr. Scherr, Police Commander "Obersturmbahnfurer, Dr. Scheiner, Vice Commander Groskopf and others. The already mentioned Schum-berg from Bochnia joined them and the local police
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 378 {y114}
    ...  MIZRACH1 YOUTH GROUP Back row, I. to R., B. Taus, H. May, M. Kleider, Middle mo, S. Ganger, S. Mandelbaum, A. Stapler, Bottom row, S. Schnitzer, M. Siegman, H. Eisenberg, M. Klagsbrum ANSK1 DRAMA CLUB Back row, L. toR., Bornstcin, Mager, Rosenbaum, Miss Schor, M. Schindler, Miss Schor, Grajower, P. Landau, J. Lida; Front row, Getzel Fleisher, Mrs. Sternfeld, Bochner, Furer, Ch. Landau, Altman, J. Landau, Mr. Sternfeld 139

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