Records of the Tepper family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 655 records for the surname Tepper (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:

  • Herman TENENBAUM, son of Dawid TENENBAUM
    and Joanna Helena TOPPER, daughter of Leib TOPPER and Regina TOPPER
    marriage record from Rzeszów Jewish Marriages (1940-1942)
  • Gedali TOPPER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Israel TEPER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • [no given name] TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Abraham TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Eisik TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Markus TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Markus TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Moses TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Moses TEPPER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Kolomyya, Ukraine
GG Member Washington, DC
Apr 27, 2018
Grybów, Poland
GG Member Newark, CA
Aug 9, 2016
Zhovkva, Ukraine
GG Member Albany, NY
Jan 9, 2016

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

There are 162 search results for the surname Tepper 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.

  • Galicia Yizkor Book (1945), image 643 {y168}
    ... Leon Schuster Efroim Sauler Oscar Schmer Abraham Schechter Isidore Strauehler Oscar Scheiner M. Schifman Aaron Seller Simon Schenker Maximo Schechter Muni Sigal Jonas Schmajuk Gustav* Sauer Hcrsoh Schnaider Norberto Scharf Mists Shapire Leon Streichler Leib Seftel !,eon Segal Moises Schusheim Kafae'. Strauch Jaime Schneier Isidoro Sporin Natalio Schrainer Jonas T Thumin Leonardo Tribwaser Hermit! Tuni Mates Taubenfeld Simon Turkeltaub Marcos Tusch Arnoldo Eugentaft Leon Tepper Herman Tancnbaum Marco* Thumin Leopoldo Thaler J. Taichman J. Tusch Guillermo Trupp Leon Tischler Wolf u Unger Herman Urman Simon Unger Francisco 637
  • Rzeszow Yizkor Book (1967), image 631 {y74}
    ... to a close and Poland was emerging as an independent State. As has happened so many times in the past anti-Semitism became the program of the day and on a black day in May of 1919... the 3rd to be exact... a pogrom, which lasted for two days, broke out in Reische. The quiet of the Sabbath was desecrated by the rabble which broke into the great Synagogue where they tore the prayer shawl from the shoulders of the beadle, the venerable Moishe Tepper and left him beaten and broken. Yitzhak Low did not escape the ef-fects of the pogrom. He was caught at the Railroad Station by a gang of Polish hooligans who gave
  • Rzeszow Yizkor Book (1967), image 724 {y74}
    ... daily "Haaretz". One of the outstanding scholars was Moshc Wiesenfeld, whose brother Leon Wiesenfeld was editor of the Reishe Yiddish weekly journal "Die Gerechtikeit". He settled in the United States after World War I. He wrote for the New Some of the houses in the principal streets of the city were old, but soundly built. However, many sections consisted of little shacks, typical of which was "Tepper Gesl". Reishe was a large Jewish commercial and dis-tribution center in Central Galicia. The large market square was the hub of the textile distributing indus-try, owned and operated by Jews. The annual turn-over ran into millions. Here also were concentrated the wholesalers of food, particularly flour, sugar, coffee as well as other products, all owned and operated by Jews ...
  • Sambir Yizkor Book (1980), image 383 {y6}
    ... school included a one-year business course, in which were taught accountancy, correspondence and the Heb-rew. Polish and German languages. Attached to it was a half-year course for adults con-ducted in the winter months. In the course of time, the years of study in the one-year course were increased to three. In 1907, a comprehensive Hebrew school was set up by the society Sofa Bmra. its first teacher being Miss Tepper. The school suf-fered from lack of teachers, and the studies there had to be interrupted from time to time. In 1908, a Heder was founded in which "Hebrew in Hebrew" was taught. The schools in Sambor, both the public schools and the Jewish commercial school, were attended by Jews from outside S imbor as well. At the end of the 19th century, a boarding facility called Bursa ...
  • Skala-Podilska Yizkor Book (1978), image 363 {y93}
    ... , children of traditional families studied as well in 44heder," while those of the more 44enlightened" class studied at the Hebrew 44Tarbut" school, which housed both kindergarten and second-ary classes. This school enjoyed a fine reputation, and was cared for by community and Zionist leaders who assured it a sufficient budget. It was blessed with good teachers—Roiz, Lederman, Ochshorn, Tepper and others. Hayim Roiz, an excellent educator, was admired by hundreds of students and held in great esteem by the entire community. The kindergarten and Hebrew teachers organized cultural events, literary evenings, theater performances—all conducted in pure Hebrew. No wonder, therefore, that Hebrew was spoken well in Skala’s streets and homes. The school was housed in a fine, three-story building ...

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