Records of the Weiss family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 2899 records for the surname Weiss (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:

  • Simche Ber, son of Mendel WEISS
    birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Johanna WEISS
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Johanna WEISS
    birth record from Austrian Ministry of Interior - Certification of Vital Records (1903-1918)
  • Gorel BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Gorel BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Hodel BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Ignatz BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Leon BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Leon BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Leon BASS, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 2899 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 48 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
WACHS in
Podkamen, Ukraine
GG Member Jericho, NY
USA
Aug 24, 2020
WEISS in
Rohatyn, Ukraine
GG Member London,
United Kingdom
Aug 20, 2020
WACHS in
Dabrowica, Poland
GG Member Northport, NY
USA
Mar 26, 2020

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

There are 187 search results for the surname Weiss 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.

  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 375 {y69}
    ... Mollie Rosenberg, Mr. Paul Reh, Aaron Reh, Israel Behr Schwartz, Samuel Schubin, Milton Solomon, Joseph Schanchner, Samuel Schuldenfrei, Abraham Steinfeld, Samuel Sirota, David Smolowitz, Benjamin Spinner, Samuel Sturm, Milicent Miss Sturm, Sidney E. Scheinberg, Morris Unger, Harry Wasserstrum, Samuel Wasserstrum, William White, Julian Weiss, Mrs. Sadie Weiskoph, Mrs. Rose Weinstein, Harry Weintraub, Merrill Weintraub, Bemadine Weintraub, Shirley Wachtel, Berel Yutt, Bessie Abrams, Samuel Bierman, Jack Berkowitz, Meyer Banner, Max Bergman, Albert Bergman, Nathan Bergman, Jack Carver, George Cohen, Mrs. Annie Durst, Joseph Dickstein, Stanley Edelman, Mrs. Julia Ertes, Mrs. Julia Ertes, Miss Sydelle Fuhrer, Isidor Feuer, Mrs. Rose Geldzahler, Solomon Goetz, A1 Gross, Meyer Goldstein, Sydney ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 196 {y76}
    ... gefordert wurde, versuchten die Breslauer Kaufleute den Zoll über Bielitz zu umgehen. Die Teschner Zollpächter wussten dem einen Riegel vorzuschieben. Sie errichteten in Bielitz auch eine Zollstätte, die wohl von einem Mitglied der Familie verwaltet wurde. Die-ser Zolljude dürfte der Begründer der Bielitzer jüdischen Ge-meinde gewesen sein. Er blieb dort, denn ein Bericht vom Jahre 1700 weiss von ihm zu berichten. "Hier sei nur ein einziger Jude, habe die Mauth (den Zoll) und den Brandtwein in arrenda (Pacht) schon durch 30 Jahr, gebe weiter kein Schutzgeld". Wie aus diesem Bericht ersichtlich, hatte dieser Jude dessen Name uns bisher nicht bekannt geworden ist, sowohl den Zoll, als auch den Brandtweinausschank, in der Herrschaft Bielitz gepachtet. Er zahlte damamls kein Schutzgeld ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 418 {y94}
    ... there, was taken to the Plashov camp, spent time in Ausch-witz and survived. Four brothers are in Israel and two in America. The parents and four other children were killed. Oren’s third son was Maniss Weiss (Maneleh). His wife Eideleh came from Sanok. After the Ger-man occupation they crossed the San river to the Russian side and were banished to Siberia. This was the only family whose members all escaped from the ... of Birtsch. Their son Feivel and his family were killed in the Krakow Ghetto. The Levi Family Huleh, their fourth daughter, married Reb Naph-tali Levi. Both were killed in Brezow. Their daughter. Esther, survived and is living now in Israel. The Weiss Family The fifth daughter, Chaya, married my grandfather Oren Weiss of ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 419 {y94}
    ... patches, waiting for the time when a couple of "Chaloth" for Shabbath would be placed on it just like in all the other Jewish homes. David Segal was sitting at the table whispering the "Tcfiloth" from the prayer book. What he was asking the Almighty for we will never find out. However, what he really needed is not difficult to guess. Near the house of David Segal there was a wind mill. It always appeared that when the wind was blowing, David Segal had nothing to put into the mill to grind, and vica ... in America. The parents, their sons Eli Weiss / My great grandfather and grandmother — Shraga and Mishkit Lachman — were born and lived in Brzozow. Seven children were born to them, two sons ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 420 {y94}
    ... Celia the oldest, Nusha (that’s what she was called in Brzozow) are now living here, in the U.S.A. My other three sisters : Mania, Macht-chia and Shprintza were killed. Mother was always worried about her 5 daughters, but Father would say : "Rachel, don’t worry, 'mir wellen zei farzuckern’" (farzuckern — a Yiddish expression meaning to make an unexpected sale at a high price). Eli Weiss / A FORGOTTEN FAMILY outside the Jewish section, I am sure that not too many people remember them. It was the family of David Segal. The Segal family lived in an exclusively non-Jewish neighborhood on the side of the "Town-River" on the Borkowka. The gentile inhabitants of the "Borkowka" belonged to the lowest level of the general population of Brzozow. The section of "Bor-kowka" was mainly occupied ...

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