Records of the Wilk family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 133 records for the surname Wilk (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:

  • Jacko WILK
    1787 property record from Sokal Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Stefan WILK
    1787 property record from Sokal Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Fedor WILK
    1787 property record from Sokal Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Hajm WILK
    1787 property record from Dynów Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Jozef WILK
    1787 property record from Śniatyn Josephine Survey (1787)
  • -, daughter of N. [Nescio=not known] WILKE?/WILHE?
    1807 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Mirel WIELK, daughter of Chaim
    1816 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Moses, son of Wolf WILKE
    1819 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Moses, son of Wolf WILKE
    1819 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)
  • Sobestyan WILK
    1820 property record from Łancut Franciscan Survey (1820)

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Skalat, Poland
GG Member Jerusalem,
Jun 27, 2020
Tarnorudka, Ukraine
GG Member Jerusalem,
Jun 27, 2020
Ternopil, Ukraine
GG Member Jerusalem,
Jun 27, 2020

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

There are 194 search results for the surname Wilk 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.

  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 251 {y32}
    ... county seat (Starostwo) was in Tarnobrzeg (Dzikov) and was part of the province or state (Wojcwodstwo) of Lvov (Lembcrg). In the center of the town was a large rectangular area called "The Marck" or market place. It was surrounded by neat rows of homes with the front sections serving as stores opening onto the "Marck." In the middle was a huge gas lamp suspended from a tall post which, when lit, shed a dim ... the road was the post office, an un-assuming low-roofed wooden shed, the terminal point for Jewish strollers. Beyond it were concentrated non-Jewish residents and only the rugged and venturesome would risk a leisurely walk in the area. VI
  • Biecz Yizkor Book (1959), image 320 {y69}
    ... a protest-document to the coming genera-tions. It should be a warning to us and to the coming generations, that these barbaric deeds are not forgotten, as is written in the Tora: "Remember what Amalek did unto you". This motto should always stand before our eyes, because it has given us in the past the power to stand up and to overcome all those who intended to de-stroy us. There are still a lot of criminals who walk in the world as free men and do not get the punishment they deserve. They are as impudent as they were before, and they are only waiting for an opportunity to rise again and repeat their wicked deeds. It is in order to keep alert against such elements that we are ordered "not to for-get". As this is a memorial document which is meant for the coming generations, it should ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 229 {y80}
    ... mighty fallen in the midst of the battle; Jonathan upon thy high place is slain; I am distressed for thee, my brother Jonathan; Very pleasant hast thou been unto me; Wonderful was thy love to me Passing the love of women. How arc the mighty fallen, and the weapons of war perished; Reaching Mount Gilboa. we met Bcril and his flock of sheep, and in the course of our conversation, we discovered that ... imagined how the sexton would feel when he opened the place later that morning and found it glowing with light and the silver coins, the red blanket, but not Bcril. The secretary of the Kibbutz, Zvi Neumann, also a Galitziancr landsman, (I believe he comes from Tlumach) at first invited us to have a bite and then directed us to walk to Mount Gilboa. where Bcril and the sheep were ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 388 {y94}
    ... took Reb Yossele with his sons and a few other Jews, abused them, photographed them as a souvenir of their 4*heroism'' then led the poor souls to the forest to a mass grave where they were all shot to death. They were the first ones in the grave, to be joined on the morrow by the rest of the shtetl’s victims. The Rebetzin, Reb Yossele’s wife, who was ill and couldn’t walk, was murdered in her bed. May God avenge their blood. Shlomo, his eldest son, was one of four youths who jumped off the truck taking the shtetl’s boys to the Plashov Camp on August 2, 1942. He appears together with his father and some other Jews in the famous photograph taken by the killers. Accord'ng to the Brzozow Poles, the picture was taken on August 9, 1942, a day before the liquidation. If the date ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 409 {y94}
    ... to learn what precepts you arc ready to fulfill ? Even a bank-rupt who has reneged on his responsibilities is not permitted to relinquish them all, but has to compromise on a part of his debts — fifty percent, forty percent — something !" He tried to explain the moderation of his attitude thus : "Actually, when someone has a son like mine, who refuses to walk in his footsteps, he should cut off all relations and tell him that as he is doing wrong he refuses to acknowledge him any longer. But such behavior is forbidden ! Aren’t we all the sons of God and He is our Father? We, too, are not perfect, and our sins are well known. If we behave

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