Records of the Willner family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 802 records for the surname Willner (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:

  • Abr. Juda WILLNER
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Edmund WILLNER
    tax record from Brzeżany Jewish Taxpayers (1936)
  • Samuel WILLNER
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Chaskel, son of Hersz WILNER
    1817 birth record from Zbaraż Jewish Births (1815-1876, 1897, 1899, 1906-1912)
  • Chaje, daughter of Hersz WILLNER
    1819 birth record from Zbaraż Jewish Births (1815-1876, 1897, 1899, 1906-1912)
  • David WILNER
    1819 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)
  • Dawid WILNER, son of Szlome and Sura
    1819 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (1816-1820)
  • Sura WILNER
    1819 death record from Tarnopol Jewish Deaths (1816-1820)
  • Chaie, daughter of Isak WILLNER
    1820 birth record from Brody Jewish Births (1815-1861)
  • Czarne WILNER
    1820 birth record from Tarnopol Jewish Births (index book) (1816-1860)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 802 records. The AGD is updated with new records every few months, so check back often to see the latest results.

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Zbarazh, Ukraine
GG Member Valley Village, CA
May 8, 2019
Potok Zloty, Ukraine
GG Member Herzliya,
Oct 19, 2015
Berezhany, Ukraine
GG Member Herzliya,
Jan 11, 2004

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

There are 187 search results for the surname Willner 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.

  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 564 {y94}
    ... would be enough. I was a sickly child and he was a frequent visitor at our house. After being treated by him I would realize that there was nothing for it but to return to the "Heder"... Zelig WiUner. I remember his name but I did not know him personally. He sold Schnapps at the pub and had a daughter called Runia, Runia Zelig’s. (Runia, Geddalya Filler’s wife, may God avenge her). Reb Yossef Willner. He was a decent, modest Jew. He owned two stone houses and had three daughters . Haitche, Reb Avremeleh Reich’s first wife — Toybe, and Shprinzeh, wife of Reb Mendel Laufer, may God avenge him, the son of Reb Shalom Laufer, whose brother was Reb David Melech of the "Wilkis", a man renowned for his charity who used to bring heavy cartloads of goods for distribution among the poor ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 565 {y94}
    ... . Father refused, saying that the shtetl was full of sick people ...Well then, let’s begin with the old cemetery : I have no personal memory of its being used but I imagine that people were still buried there when I was born. I know that our great-grandfather. Reb Ychoshualch, of blessed memory, who sold brandy in his pub, was buried there. Our grandfather, Reb Avruhmaleh Willner, of blessed memory, called "Avruhmaleh Yatshmirer", who died in 1902, was interred there, and some six years separated "Zeide from Zeide". Reb Shamshon Shochet of blessed memory was the shochet of the "Beit-Midrash’* of the Hassidim of Sandz, Belz, Bukovsk etc. The Rozhin Hassidim be-longing to the Clois had their own shochet, Reb Yo-seph shochet (Glickman), of blessed memory, and they would eat nothing ...
  • Krakow Yizkor Book (1967), image 180 {y258}
    Tffeu) Cracoto Jtiehfokip gecietif J)nc, In Memory of the Jews from Cracow In Memory of the Jews from Cracow BIRNBAUM & WILLNER BIENENFELD GLASS WORKS. INC. Manufacturing Furriers 352 Seventh Avc., N. Y. C. Compliments of Blanche Fischer 50 Bcthpage Rd„ Hicksville, L. I. In Memory of the Jews from Cracow In Memory of the Jews from Cracow SOCKOLOFF BROS., INC. SURREY-ELECTRIC SUPPLY ...
  • Przemysl Yizkor Book (1964), image 273 {y4}
    ... אייזנברוך, ארגסם, הרינג, פרנקפורםר, ארגםמן, ליכסנו, זיעד, הורשובסקה, ש. אנסםן. ווילנר, קר״צשםיין, באואר שורר. שניה: נולדבלם, כנר, זלצברנ, רובין, רוזנפלד, וולקשטיין, קרבס עומדים מימין: ז. הרינג, קסל, מםנר׳ פםרון, קראום, אייכנבאום, קנולר. מלר. פלזן, ליכסבך, דינקם, האובן באומן Sitting from left, first row: Bauer, Kreitzstein, Willner, S. Antmann, Horszowska, Singer, Lichtbach, Erbsmann, Frankfurter, Hering, Ernst, Eisenbruch, Kreppet Second row: Krebs, Wolkslein, Rosenfeld, Rubin, Salzbcrg, Kanncr, Goldblatt Standing from left: Baumann, Hauben, Dinkcs, Lichtbach, Felsen, Meiler, Knoller, Eichenbaum, Kraus, Patron. Messner, Kessel, Z. Hering 255
  • 1939 Lwow City Directory and Province Gazetteer, image 28 {d141}
    ... ul. Szeptyckich 22, tel. 226-23. Mgr Widderhorn Szija, ul. Łokietka 20. Dr Wieder Adeli, ul. Kochanowskiego 9, tel. 267-88. Dr Wieselthier Zygmunt Sz., ul. Żulińskiego 2, tel. 234-84. Dr Wiesenberg Witold, pl. Mariacki 8, tel. 224-44. Dr Wiesenthal Wilhelm, ul. 3-go Maja 11, tel. 286-64. Dr Wili Adoli, ul. Jagiellońska 12, tel. 253-98. Dr Wili Mojżesz Kazimierz, ul. Krasickich 6, tel. 212-46. Dr Willner Bronisław, ul. Bielowskiego 3, tel. 265-67. Dr Wirklich Jaitub Salomon, ul. Rutowskiego 23, tel. 211-84. Dr Witkowski Kazimierz, ul. Z. Strzałkowskiej 16, tel. 289-99. Dr Wittlin Adolf, ul. Żyblikiewicza 41, tel. 214-47. Dr Wittlin Elkune, ul. Ossolińskich 17 a, tel. 259-85. Dr Wittlin Izydor, ul Halicka 1, tel. 107-21. Mgr Wittlin Józef Maksymilian, ul. Trybunalska 8, tel. 293-99. Dr Wchl ...

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