Records of the Wetter family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 190 records for the surname Wetter (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:

  • Marcin WOYTERZ
    1787 property record from Lwów Halicz City District Josephine survey (1787)
  • Jankiel BEITER
    1787 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Jankiel BEITER
    1788 property record from Lwów Kraków suburbs Josephine Survey, part 3 (1788)
  • Jankiel BEITER
    1788 property record from Lwów Halicz District No. 1 Josephine Survey, part 2 (1787-1788)
  • Moschke BITTER
    1789 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1789)
  • Nechemje, son of Berel BAWER?/BETTER? and -
    1806 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Chaye BEITER
    1809 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • ?, child of N [Nescio=not known] RITES?/RITER?/BITER? and -
    1811 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Ruchel WITTER, daughter of Joseph
    1814 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Laje WITTER, daughter of Samuel
    1814 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 190 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 4 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
WIDDER in
Voynilov, Ukraine
GG Member Millis, MA - Massachusetts
United States
Feb 10, 2022
WIDER in
Voynilov, Ukraine
GG Member Millis, MA - Massachusetts
United States
Feb 10, 2022

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

There are 48 search results for the surname Wetter 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.

  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 196 {y76}
    ... 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 an die Behörde, wahrsheinlich da er in Teschener Schutzbrief mit ein-
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 243 {y80}
    ... married to a girl from Rohatin. another small town in Galicia. They left for the United Stales right after the wedding, which indicates that Itchc Bromberg was the first Boiberker who emigrated to America. In 1890. another of Emil Bromberg's uncles. Ychudah Halwcil or Yide Koklcr came to New York. After a sojourn of several years, he returned to Boibcrkc. but again he couldn't better his economic condition and when he learned that the Brazilian Government had sent a commission to Galicia to lure working people to Brazil, he joined the group and went there. However, he couldn't stand the hot climate of the country and returned again to Boibcrkc. This time he tried hard to remain there, but again he couldn't better his economic condition. By this time he had very little money, not even ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 244 {y80}
    ... worked hard and long hours, since the trade unions were still in their infancy and could render little assistance. They managed from time to time to send money to their families whom they had left in Boibcrkc. Eventually they During the latter part of the 19th century many Jews of eastern Galicia, including many from our township of Boibcrkc, sought to better their economic condition by emigrating. Most of them went to the United States, where they knew that able-bodied men willing to work could earn a fairly good living. There was a valid reason for their eagerness to leave Boiberke. The town was situated in eastern Galicia, a province of the Austria-Hungarian Empire, which had its industries in other provinces, chiefly in Bohemia (now Chechoslovakia) and Upper Austria. Galicia ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 409 {y94}
    168 B E M A'A L O T KEDOSHIM Avraham Levite / MY FATHER, HA’IM HERTZ LEVITE radically and cut ourselves off from our sinful off-spring, how could we ask God to treat us otherwise ? Far better that we be lenient with our wayward sons and this would give us the right claim before God : "True, we have sinned, but we are Your sons; as You sec, we, too, have sons of whose behavior we do not approve, but we do not banish them, God forbid. They always remain our chilren and our hearts arc open to them." It once happened that one of the shtetl’s well-known fanatics came running to Father, telling him excitedly that he had seen with his own ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 528 {y94}
    ... . A bottle of vodta is opened, glasses are lightly knocked against each other and drunk, to be followed by herring and rolls. Then a black or a white "Okuchimske" beer is ordered and talk begins about the business of the day, what was sold for how much. With each glass spirits improve and the funny sides of deals begin to emerge. One blabbermouth boasts, to the admiring laughter of his companions, how he got one better of a Jew. selling him shoddy goods at a fantastic price. The publican at the counter fills up the "halbos" (beer mugs) from shining nickel taps fixed in the wall in a kind of buffet. The beer comes straight from a large barrel in the cellar where it is kept cool. The waiters, carrying trays loaded with foamy "halbos", make their way with difficulty through ...

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