Records of the Weiss family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 2975 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)
  • Freide BASS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Malka Bassia WEIS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Rubin BASS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Samuel WEISS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chana BASS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Osias WEISS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Sara WEISS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 2975 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.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Podkamen, Ukraine
GG Member Jericho, NY
Aug 24, 2020
Rohatyn, Ukraine
GG Member London,
United Kingdom
Aug 20, 2020
Dabrowica, Poland
GG Member Northport, NY
Mar 26, 2020

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

There are 179 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 374 {y69}
    ... , Leon Sturm, Mrs. Gussie Sturm, Miss Hilda Sturm, Isidore (1) Sturm, Isidore (2) Sturm, Isidore (3) Tag, Osias Thum, Mrs. Anna Thum, Arnold Thum, Joseph (1) Thum, Joseph (2) Thum, Julius Thum, Marvin Thim, Solomon Thim, Mrs. Rose Tisniower, Solomon Underberg, Morris Unger, Mrs. Goldie Wahler, Mrs. Minnie Weingast. Abraham Weintraub, Mrs. Kate Weinstein, Mrs. Sylvia (K) Weiss, Jesse B. Weiss, Michael Weiss, Richard Wiesen, Martin Yutt, Mrs. Sophie Zibitt, Irving Zibitt, Martin Zibitt, Mrs. Rachel Zibitt, Seymour Zimmerman, Mrs. Gussie Lem beck, Samuel Lenrow, Mrs. Rose Lesser, Bertrand B. Lind, Albert M. Lind, Eli Ch. Lind, Ira M. Lind, Morris E. Lind, Mrs. Rebecca Lind, Robert A. Margulies, Abraham Margulies, Julius Margulies, Louis Margulies, Milton Maurer, Douglas Maurer, Ely Maurer ...
  • 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}
    ... , their daughter, married Reb Yoseph Tis-ser, God rest his soul. They had two children : Shmu’el who went to America and Malka who came to Israel. The Rubinfeld Family Their third daughter, Feige, married Moshe Ru-binfeld 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 Borislaw. My grandfather was among the founders of the "Hevrat Linat Tzedek" synagogue. He made his living from a small bakery and had five children. Leah ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 419 {y94}
    ... a kerchief over her forehead covering her shaved hair; the daughter, dressed in a long badly fit* ting dress and a pair of old mens shoes; and the son also wearing clothes of the same sort, a pair of large pants with patches and a torn shirt. The boy’s "Payoth" (earlocks) looked out from the middle of his shaved head which was covered with a threadbare cap. His hair was cut by someone who was definitely not a barber. The entire house in which ... Toybe succeeded in getting them to Israel. Two sisters, Mishkit and Sonia, are now 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 ...
  • 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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