Records of the Weissman family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 944 records for the surname Weissman (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:

    census record from Tarnopol Jewish Residents (surnames G-N, S, T, V) (1930s)
  • Machla WEISSMANN
    birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Izak, son of and Chane Lea WEISSMANN
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Machla WEISSMANN
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Izaak, son of Ozyasz Jossel WEISSMAN and Ryfka BIENSTOK
    0 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Lesser?/Losser?, son of Löb BESMAN and -
    1805 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Chaim Hersch, son of Isaac WEISSMAN and -
    1812 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Chaim Hersch, son of Isaac WEISMANN and -
    1812 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Chana WEIZMAN
    1813 death record from Bolechów Jewish Deaths (1811-1846, 1860-1876)
  • Elie, son of Isaac WEISSMAN and Sara SCHAFER
    1814 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Debica, Poland
GG Member #226 Laguna Beach, CA
Jul 21, 2019
Kolomyya, Ukraine
GG Member #2227 Philadelphia, PA
Mar 20, 2018
Chortovets, Ukraine
GG Member #2227 Philadelphia, PA
Mar 20, 2018

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

There are 182 search results for the surname Weissman 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.

  • Horodenka Yizkor Book (1963), image 56 {y190}
    ... Hersch Schaar Hosias Jonas Rosenkranz Wolf Rindner Dawid Heine Hersch Hallman Leib Rossler Jossel Ziegler Mendel Rosenkranz Joachim Ast Boruch Splitter Leib Wasser Salamon Schmicrer Laiser Wasser Seelig Flaschner Joel Sonncnblum Mayer Pflauminger Ihrc Lutner Gerson Begclman Kalman Weissman Chaim Degelman Abraham Erdrcich Leib Taubl Haskcl Schaar Srol Aberbach Jankel Feihtncr Jakob Schubert Karpel Flieglcr Isscr Bitter Izig Frohnbcrger Simon Kammel Schmuel Kalker Juda Fink Leib Zuckermann Hersch Hoptasch Dawid Offenberger Mechel Feuer Wolf Aberbach Wollf Kaz Hersch ...
  • Kalusz Yizkor Book (1980), image 571 {y218}
    ... which did not produce salt, but did produce poison gas for military purposes, as well as potash and artificial fertilizer. This salt-mine was the second of its kind in Europe: a government enterprise funded by foreign capital. Jews were forbidden to work there. The sparse handful of Jewish industries consisted of a brewery and a distillery. Its owners were the Milstein, Spindl and Weissman families. After World War I the distillery was taken over by the government, and became a Polish monopoly. However, the brewery did succeed in expanding. Kalush beer was famous throughout the land. By this time its owners were only the Milstein 367
  • Kolbuszowa Yizkor Book (1971), image 797 {y239}
    פנקס קאלבוש&וו 781 y! In Memory of ARON and SARAH STORCH beloved parents and MAURICE ‹S MINNIE STORCH ANNA GOLDSTEIN SIDNEY STORCH GEORGE R. STORCH The Storch Family Circle In Memory of CHANA (Komito) SCHNUR ע״״ה HARRY SCHNUR ע״״ה MILTON J. SCHNUR ע״ה HARVEY S. SCHNUR HERBERT SCHNUR Yitshel Moishels the Klezmer and wife Ryfka In Everlasting Memory of our dear Parents and Brother ISAAK and RYFKA WEISSMAN Brother SZLOMO TEDY ‹S ETHEL
  • Kolbuszowa Yizkor Book (1971), image 825 {y239}
    ... on the impulse of the moment . . . We learned later that the list had been drawn up by Halicki, a Ukrainian who before the war had served as a secret-service man on the Kolbuszowa police. The Germans elevated him to the position of inspector. He had my father killed cruelly, as well as: Leib Beck, Moshe Nussbaum, Yaakov Kirshenbaum, Yohanan Neiman, Kalman Birenbaum, Hersch-Yaakov Silber, Yossef Geld- zeiler, Berish Tiefenbrun, Szyja Weissman, Moshe Fenichel, Hersch Stieglitz, Motte Glantz, Israel Gersten, Nucte Biefeld, Mendele Goldberg, Leib Zuckerbrodt, Moshe Tenzer, Moshe Landau and Mordechai Freifeld. On that day alone 38 Jews were shot.
  • Lancut Yizkor Book (1963), image 481 {y2}
    ... and rescue the war refugees among them. No sooner was the Organisa• tion established here than contacts were set up with the other organisations in America, Argentine. France, Belgium, Brazil, Cuba, Jamaica, Switzerland, Austra-lia and 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 ...

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