Records of the Walzer family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 135 records for the surname Walzer (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:

  • Bernard WALZER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Natan WALZER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Tauba WALZER, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Anton WALSER
    1789 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1789)
  • Jgnacy BALCER
    1790 property record from Bohorodczany Josephine Survey (1790)
  • Moses, son of Hersch BOLSER?/BÖLSER?/BOISER? and -
    1807 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • ? BALZER
    1809 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Jsaac, son of Chaim WOLGER
    1816 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Salomon, son of Dawid WOLSCHER
    1820 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Uszer WALCER
    1820 property record from Mielnica Franciscan Survey (1820)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 135 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
Khorostkiv, Ukraine
GG Member Bethesda, MD
Jun 1, 2020
Kudryntsi, Ukraine
GG Member Natick, MA
Aug 16, 2019
Skala Podolskaya, Ukraine
GG Member Natick, MA
Aug 16, 2019

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

There are 187 search results for the surname Walzer 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.

  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 480 {y2}
    ... Jews in Israel, like all other associations of sons and daughters of destroyed communities, is a historic phenomenon reflecting the epoch during which European Jewry was overwhelmed and destroyed and the State of Israel came into being. As a public phenomenon the Association has carried out and will carry out the function of a link with the destroyed past, salvaging all that it can of its values from the abyss of forget fulness, for future descendants of Lanzut in Israel and the Diaspora. From left: Rabbi Shalom Rubin. Mrs. Hana Rubin. Michael Walzer. Rabbi Zv: Ellmelcch Shapiro. (Taken while the Rabbi and his wife were visiting Israel)
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 481 {y2}
    ... England. The Association of Lanzut Jews in Israel was established ■n 194) and its first committee included: Rabbi Jacob Hurwitz, Israel Herzberg, Dr. Nathan Kudisch, Dr. Julius Weissman, David Har, Haya Katz, Moshe Milrad, Zalman Yasem. Hayyim Kesztecher, Moshe Estlein, Isaac Tzelner, Shmuel Kesztecher, Penina Popiol, Nehama Sauer-haft, Hayyim Hebcnstreit, Samuel Greisman and Michael Walzer. In the course of the years, the activities of the Association have changed together with its principal organisers; a fact which has left its mark on practical work. Some of the original active members have passed away without being privileged to lee the fruits of their work. Their memory and labours are reflected in this Lanzut Volume. At the Inaugural Meeting of the Lanzut As-sociation in Eretz Israel ...
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 488 {y2}
    ... brethren in Israel were not contented only with the planting of the "Forest of the Martyrs" bu: wish, by means of a Yizkor Book, to help alive the memory of the Lantzut community, as many com-munities in Israel do. It came to our knowledge that a few active and conscientious members of the Lantzuter Organization in Israel had prepared the first stages towards the publishing of a Yizkor Book. The living spirit of this holy work is our friend Michael Walzer. He neglected his private interests, and also contacted many sources such as various institutions as well as Polish historians, and spared neither time nor effort in finding and collecting all available material, to make possible the publishing of the Yizkor Book. A result of the interchange of correspondence bet-ween our friend Michael ...
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 492 {y2}
    ... with her were also shot by the police. The handful who remained alive succeeded in escapirg largely thanks to "Aryan papers". They went to other towns where nobody knew them, and where they could therefore hope that they would not be recognised as Jews. Individuals went as far as Warsaw. Those saved were: Dina Grccnbaum and Dr. Adam Meir. Memorial meeting for the Lanzut Martyrs: Presidium: Standing from right: Pinhas Goldman. David Haar. Dr. Nathan Kudish. Michael Walzer. Rabbi Isaac Ycdidia Frankel. Joseph Shapiro (Gotlcsmant. Moshe Yonah Flashen. Isaac Estreicher (Chairman, Rzeszów Organisation). Nahman Keslenbaum. Jacob Samekh.
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 495 {y2}
    ... and pay certain sums of money. Very severe penalties were imposed if the order was not complied with. For example, the death penalty was executed on six Jews who returned from beyond the San. They were shot in the courtyard of the Lanzut Courthouse in November 1941. Those murdered in-eluded: Ulli Popiol and his wife, Joshua Frei, Chantshe Licberman, Moshe Sonenshein. At the same time Shimon Walzer and Eliahu Reich also fell. The sentences were carried out by the policemen: Joseph Kokut, N. Dzibulski, N. Kritzinger and N. Kirschner. These were not the only executions of those who returned to their kinsfolk in Lanzut. A few months later several dozen of those who had only recently returned were arrested, and once again four people were shot in the prison courtyard. It became obvious ...

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