Records of the Willig family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 377 records for the surname Willig (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:

  • Rive? BILLIG
    census record from Brody Jewish Census (1850-1857)
  • Hersch BILLIG, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Hirsch BILLIG
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Meyer BILLIG
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Esriel BILLIG
    1803 other record from Galicia Jewish Marriage Permissions (1803)
  • Channe, daughter of Hersch BILLIG
    1806 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Rubin GOLLER, son of and
    and Eva BILLIG, daughter of and
    1807 marriage record from Galicia Jewish Marriage Permissions (1807)
  • Jacob, son of Chaim WILLIK and Taube
    1815 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Marcus, son of Gad BILLIG
    1816 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Fradel, daughter of Marcus BILLIG
    1816 death record from Brody Jewish Deaths (1815-1861)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 377 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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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 Willig family in Logan Kleinwaks' Genealogy Indexer website

There are 196 search results for the surname Willig 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.

  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 223 {y80}
    ... . Sister ZWEBEN SAM. Nephew ZWEBEN JANEK Brother-in-law ZWEBEN MUNDEK. Brother-in-law arm iikkman commemorates ZUCH FAMILY ZirCII MALVINA commemorates MOHL FAMILY ERDEN FAMILY ZIPORA pkrlstkin commemorate* ROCK JONAS (the only survivor of the Rock Family!, who died recently in New-York. MILLET - BERN ST KIN SHIRLV commemorates WILLIG DAVID. Son of LEIB WILLIG and wife WILLIG CHAVAH. Duaghter of SHMIEL TUNE WILLIG SHMIEL. Son of DAVID WILLIG WILLIG CHANAH. Daughter of DAVID WILLIG NASS MORRIS and BERNARD commemorate FAND HERSH. Father FAND (NASS) CHAN A GOLDE. Mother NASS SCHULIM. Brother NASS SARA. Sitter NASS SOLOMON. Uncle and I child FAND WOLF. Uncle STERN HERSIt. Uncle MENCZ MARCUS. Uncle STERN YITA. Aunt MKNCZ REIZL ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 477 {y94}
    ... civi-lians were assembled as well as former Polish soldiers, all of whom were put near the temporary wooden bridge over the river. Then a conference started between the Gestapo and the Soviet authorities which took place in the middle of the wooden bridge. We received an order from the Gestapo to raise our permit papers high and with the proper signal of an extended hand, the time came to cross to ... got out and had to wait for a train going to Rzeszow. At this particular moment I encountered a Polish man from Brzozow who came over to me and asked if I was going there and, if so he was willing to take me with him. My answer was that my wife and child were in Przemysl and that I was going there. He solemnly promised to give my regards to my mother in Brzozow, she was still living there ...
  • Bielsko-Biala Yizkor Book (1973), image 184 {y76}
    ... hierdurch h) der grosse Nutzen eines zweiten Wochenmarktes in Bielitz nicht nur für die Judenschaft allda, sondern auch für die christli-chen Einwohner, hauptsächlich aber für die ärmere Menschen-klasse, welche nun die zahlreichste und sich selten den Bedarf einer ganzen Woche anzuschaffen imstande ist, unverkennbar vor Augen liegt, auch gar nicht in Abrede zu stellen ist, dass diese wohltätige ... am Mittwoch verliehen worden ist, so hofft daher die Bielitzer Judenschaft mit aller Zuversicht, dass sowohl Ein löblicher Magistrat als auch Ein wohllöblich k.k. Kreisamt dieses billige Gesuch zu unterstützen als auch Eine hohe Landesstelle demselben zu willfahren gnädigst geruhen werden. Bielitz, den 24. Juni 1817. B. Die hiesige Judenschaft macht in ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 471 {y94}
    ... hard work broke him. He died there. Icek, fearless, young and easily influenced, crossed the border several times against my husband’s will, until they caught him and he died in a Russian jail. We do not know the details. God bless them all. I often ... dearly was with him and took with her his oppressed soul. (Translated by Fela Ravett) Well fed, without specific cares, Monek was very happy with his studies. Yes, positively, ... also brought a thermos with hot tea. Fuel was as costly as gold in this hard winter of 1939. The peasant sold a cord of wood and re-ceived a fur coat, a pair of shoes or material for clothing. Money had no value whatsoever. There was a shortage of ...
  • Berezhany Yizkor Book (1978), image 483 {y48}
    ... were a number of such labor camps. All of them were not far from the city of Tarnopol. Such as the camp in '-Zborow". in "Kamionka"' in -'Hluboki Wielkie" and many others. In every such camp, there were between 400 to 800 men. They worked in quarris and on highways. The Judenrat was obligated to supply the manpower according ... tens of thousands of Jewish slave laborers. To materialize this purpose, they used their energy to destroy and exter-minate. ■by every possible means, the Jwish laborers who were already in the camps, and bring new ones in their place. .With every new group of workers, they received a large sum of money from the Judenrat, besides robbing the workers of their belongings. The Nazi labor and concentration camps constitute one of the saddest, depressing and most painful ...

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