Records of the Vulkan family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 12 records for the surname Vulkan (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:

  • Baruch, son of Salomon WOLKON and Chane FINKLER
    1854 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Mindel WULKAN
    1890 austrian_ministries record from Austrian Ministry of Justice - Criminal Cases, Pardons (1888-1908)
  • Jakob WULKAN
    1905 austrian_ministries record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Violations of Regulations (1900-1909)
  • Marcel, son of Józef WULKAN and Sali STILLER
    1920 birth record from Nowy Targ Jewish Births (1919-1926)
  • Isak MAYER, son of Jozef MAYER and Henia MAYER
    and Taube WULKAN, daughter of Szymon WULKAN and Sara WULKAN
    1922 marriage record from Turka Jewish Marriages (1916-1917, 1919-1922, [1935])
  • Izak WEISS, son of and
    and Sabina WULKAN, daughter of and
    1936 marriage record from Tarnów Jewish Marriages (index book) (1936-1943)
  • Leopold KOLBER, son of Hersch KOLBER and Sabina PARANOWER
    and Żaneta WULKAN, daughter of Józef WULKAN and Sala STILLER
    1936 marriage record from Nowy Targ Jewish Marriages (1924-1927, 1930, 1934, 1936, 1937)
  • Salomon WULKAN
    1938 birth record from Klasno-Podgórze (Wieliczka) Jewish Births (index book) (1918-1942)
  • Eliezer WULKAN, spouse of , grandchild of , , ,
    1941 Holocaust record from Kraków Jews transported to Lublin district (1941)
  • Mecha WULKAN
    1941 birth record from Bochnia Jewish Births (index book) (1938-1942)

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

There are 191 search results for the surname Vulkan 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.

  • 1933/1934 Krakow City Address Directory + Miscellaneous Province Directory, image 326 {d3534}
    ... 108-03 Alter Stempel Józef, Krakowska 30. 108-04 Weissberg Regina, Starowiślna 10. 108-05 Bobrowski Władysław, hr., Felicja- nek 6. 108-06 „Kolos" tow. film., św. Gertrudy 5. 108-07 Reiner Wilhelm, Librowszczyzna 5. 108-08 Wurm i Ska, Krowoderska 37. 108-09 Rosenzweig B. i K., Sienna 2. 108-10 Trzebinia Osada Górn., Studencka 1. 108-11 „Krakus" Fabr. przetw. owoc., Za- błocie 18. 108-12 Wulkan Samuel, Dietlowska 56. 108-13 Lax Józef, pl. Kossaka 4. 108-14 Bracia Kcrngald, Długa 6. 108-16 Mundus Dom handl. kom., Rynek Gł. 6. 108-17 Knoll Markus, J. Sarego 26. 108-18 Blatt Józef, św. Gertrudy 7. 108-19 Glaser Emanuel, Bożego Ciała 10. 108-20 Dortheimer Herman, Kr. Jadwigi 32. 108-21 Fisch Jonas, Dietlowska 59. 108-23 Zilz Filip, inż., Wolska 17. 108-24 Landerer ...
  • Mikulince Yizkor Book (1985), image 473 {y324}
    ... . When melted, it formed garbage. My neighbours were: Berel the cripple, Dovid "Der Kurizer (the short), Shaya Yosef, the Waggoner (wagon owner), Shabtai Auerbach, 1 the only Klezmer who knew notes and other Klez- merim of the Hass house. Shabtai was blessed with a daughter Sisl, who was the most beautiful daughter in Mikulince. On passing the Balkan, you could hear the pounding of hammers, the whirr of the sewing machines, the knock of wooden nails on the shoemakers bench, the sound of song from the crafts- men’s apprentice, the sound of the violin, flute, drum and trumpet of the "instruments", during their repetitions, the noise of babies - informing you that your people live and work here. Mikulince~was a sma^ town ^›ut there was a pleasant youth there ...
  • Mikulince Yizkor Book (1985), image 474 {y324}
    ... Another owner in the same house was Motia Miler (Puzik). He made clothes for women who set up mainly as women of fashion. With his clients he spoke faulty Polish, spattered with Yiddish. In this sewing room he lived together with his wife, daughters, son in law, grandchildren. Here also was the home of Waif Kuczer, a tailor. This place was crowded and narrow, but there was joy and happi- ness. There was no running water in the house just as there was no running water in any other house in Mikulince. There were no toilets in this house, just as there were none in any other house in Balkan. 163
  • Mikulince Yizkor Book (1985), image 475 {y324}
    And even the Balkan was different. The little huts were built of straw and clay, their floors wer‹ of clay, their roofs of wood, strip attached to strip "Gontes ceilings. On rainy days the housewives hastily gathered all vessel in order to gather the drips, the ceaseless flow so that the hous! would not disintegrate. In honour of the Sabbath, they used to smear the floor wit! clay, clean the oven, mend the pipes in every house in order t‹ bake the Challah for the Sabbath, and bread for weekdays (i capable of buying flour). Grandparents, their children, their children’s ...
  • Mikulince Yizkor Book (1985), image 476 {y324}
    ... (Moshe Katz) TEL AVIV completed by IZIK HERSH SCHWARZ Forty years have passed since we last saw each other — on our flight from Mikulince in the face of the Nazis. At this meeting which took place in Tel Aviv it is easy to understand my feelings. I was bom, grew up and educated in the district which bore the strangest name "Balkan". Hersh Katz (Klemke) the gay pauper of the district owned this name. He was an intelligent man who loved football, theatre, and all kinds of cultural events and other entertainment. He knew all the cantorial songs and many folk songs in Yiddish as well as Polish, Russian and Ukrainian parables. He was a father of three - Yosif, Shlomo Ber and Levi. In the same ...

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