Records of the Schimmel family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 597 records for the surname Schimmel (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:

  • Sara Witel, daughter of Littman ZIMEL and Gittel ZIMEL
    birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Selman, son of Mendel SCHIMEL and Riwka
    birth record from Stanisławów Jewish Births (1817-1845)
  • Reisel SEMMEL
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Eisig Leib SEMEL
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Esig Leib SEMEL
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Ruchel SEMEL
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Manja SEMMEL, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Sara Witel, daughter of Littman ZIMEL and Gittel ZIMEL
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Mojżesz Chaim, son of Dawid NEUBRUCH and Frida
    1026 birth record from Krościenko nad Dunajcem Jewish Births (1919-1926, 1931, 1937-1938)
  • Pesio ZEMEL
    1787 property record from Stanisławów Josephine Survey (1787)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 597 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 20 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

Here are the 3 most recent records.

Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
SEMEL in
Pilzno, Poland
GG Member Bridgewater, NJ
USA
Mar 30, 2020
SEMEL in
Snyatyn, Ukraine
GG Member Bridgewater, NJ
USA
Mar 30, 2020
SCHIMMEL in
Lviv, Ukraine
GG Member Wellesley, MA
USA
Jun 27, 2018

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

There are 189 search results for the surname Schimmel 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.

  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 223 {y80}
    ... 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. MILLET - BERN ST KIN SHIRLV commemorates WILLIG DAVID. Son of LEIB WILLIG and wife WILLIG CHAVAH. Duaghter of SHMIEL TUNE WILLIG SHMIEL. Son of DAVID WILLIG WILLIG CHANAH. Daughter of DAVID WILLIG NASS MORRIS and BERNARD commemorate FAND HERSH. Father FAND (NASS) CHAN A GOLDE. Mother NASS SCHULIM. Brother NASS SARA. Sitter NASS SOLOMON. Uncle and I child FAND WOLF. Uncle STERN HERSIt. Uncle MENCZ MARCUS. Uncle STERN YITA. Aunt MKNCZ REIZL. Aunt ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 225 {y80}
    ... chlldien HOLTZMAN MORDECHE. Nephew HA18TOR WILLIAM commemorates LANGROTH NACHMAN. Relative SCIIILDKAUT ROCHEL. Relative and her children IIKLFER SIDNEY commemorates TENENBAUM PESIIE. Sister and children KAKTEN CHAYIM commemorates KARTEN MO !SHE. Father KARTEN DVOIRE. Mother KARTEN SHLOIME. Brother KARTEN SHMUEL. Brother KARTEN-KRAUTHAMER, FRADEL. Sister KRAVTIIAMER JOSIIE. Brother-in-law KARTEN HERSH. Brother KARTEN DVOIRE Daughter CHAYIM SIMCHE hen YIZCHACK with wife and child HERSH ben LEIB with wife CHINKE Daughter ESTER and children MOSHE ben LEIB with wife FEIGE and children ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 242 {y80}
    ... lower East Side in New York. I found him writing the editorial for the weekly by candlelight, as there was no money to pay the gas bills. In 1895, our oldest brother, Yitzchok Lcib. arrived in New York, He was followed at interwales of about two years, first by brother Samuel, then brother Leizcr. then brother Abraham and finally I too came to the United States. It was the same with many families from Boiberkc and elswhcre. Just as the 19th century was drawing to a close, another fellow Boibcrkcr, Shmuel Schlei-der, an intellectual who at the time Dr. Hcrzl summoned the first World Zionist Congress in 1897, was one of the founders and first president of Zionist society "Ahavath Zion" in Boiberkc, left the town for the new World. He came with the intention of saving up some money ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 243 {y80}
    ... butcher business. Between the years 1890-1897. the immigrants from Boibcrke included several who were determined to remain strict Sabalh observers. Abraham Paget. Hcrsh Schneider and his brother Dovid, Shmuel Josel Fechtcr, Shloime Drczcn. and several others. They organized themselves into a Sabalh observing group. "Am Kedoshim of Boibcrkc". In later years, when their numbers dwindled, they ... day schools for the children and night classes for the adults, they acquired the English language, and were happy to make the New World their permanent home. On the other hand, a number of Boiberker small merchants, and also what we call white collar workers, came to America only to remain a few years, save up some money and return to Boibcrkc. to open stores, (naturally) in com-petition with ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 423 {y94}
    ... occupation and married there, only to be destroyed with his family when the Ger-mans entered. There was a Schertz family in "Lavkes". One of the sons, Hannan Schcrtz, was an active member of the Judenrat. There were also three Schertz brothers : Mordcchai Schertz (nick-named "Lubliner"). Mcnich Schertz and Shlomo Schetrz. Then there were two Schertz brother: Ha'im Shmuel and Melech, whose sister Yutteh emigrated to Canada. They were the offspring of Ben Zion and Hanna Schertz who died before the First World War. For some time the brothers were in partnership in the egg export business. Melech, the younger, was one of the first 44modern" youths in the shtetl. He later went to Katovitz and thence to Italy where he was married. His son, Bruno is now a doctor in Massa-chusetts ...

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