Records of the Wochs family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 968 records for the surname Wochs (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:

  • Sosie WACHS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Srul WACHS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Berl WACHS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Samson WACHS
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Libe WAX
    death record from Stanisławów Jewish Deaths (1845-1863)
  • Leyba WAX
    1787 property record from Tyśmienica Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Abraamek BACH
    1787 property record from Zbaraż Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Dawid WAX
    1787 property record from Lwów Żółkiew District No. 3 Josephine Survey (1787)
  • Dawid WAX
    1788 property record from Lwów Kraków suburbs Josephine Survey, part 3 (1788)
  • Dawid WAX
    1788 property record from Lwów Halicz District No. 1 Josephine Survey, part 2 (1787-1788)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 968 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 48 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

Here are the 3 most recent records.

Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
WACHS in
Podkamen, Ukraine
GG Member Jericho, NY
USA
Aug 24, 2020
WEISS in
Pechenizhyn, Ukraine
GG Member Jupiter, FL
USA
May 10, 2020
WEISZ in
Pechenizhyn, Ukraine
GG Member Jupiter, FL
USA
May 10, 2020

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

There are 193 search results for the surname Wochs 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 167 {y76}
    ... hielt jedoch nieman-den ab und nach kurzer Zeit gab es eine stattliche Anzahl von Gewerbeschulstudenten in der "Chewrussa". Anfangs war es eine reine Freundschaftsgemeinschaft, man kam in der Pause zusammen, man besprach persönliche Dinge, aber auch politische Tageser-eingnisse. Nur am Samstag Nachmittag trafen sich die Chewrus-saner zu offiziellen Sitzungen. Sie fanden eine zeitlang in der Mühle ... vorgetragen und es warte nicht lange, als aus der jüdischen Verbindung eine zionistische wurde. Nach dem Muster der deutschen Verbindungen wurde jeder neu eint re-tende zuerst Hospitant, dann Fuchs und nach erfolgter Ablegung einer Prüfung in jüdischer Geschichte und Palästinageografie Bursch und nach der Matura "Alter Herr" der Verbindung. Fast gleichzeitig mit der Gründung der "Chewrussa" ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 223 {y80}
    ... ALL BOIBERKE LANDSLEIT SLAIN BY THE NAZIS IN BOIBERKE AND ELSW1IERE TURKISH Mrv ESTHER commcmorfitM EHRE SUMER, with Wife nnd children I (OR WITZ MOSES, with Wife and children If OR WITZ C MASK EL. with Wife and children DAM MEIER, with Wife and children DAM LIPK. wilh Wife and children EHRE MOSES, with ... daughter GINSBERG SIME. Cousin with three children ROCK JONAS commemorates ROCK RIVKE, Sitter ROCK CHAYEH. Sitter KUTZEN ZISIIE. Brother-in-law ROCK FEIGE. and 2 children SAFKAN HERSH commemorntes SAFRAN SIME. Mother SAFRAN (FUCHS) RUCHTCHE. Wife SAFRAN CHANAH GITEL. Daughter SAFRAN CHAIM L. Son SAFRAN CHAYEH HEN IE. Daughter SAFRAN JEHOSHUA. Uncle and entire family HORSHWSKY ZALMAN. Uncle and entire family NASS ROCHEL. Aunt and ...
  • Bobrka Yizkor Book (1964), image 246 {y80}
    Itzchok Landau, Shmuel Taubcs, Yehuda Hersh Wind, and Abraham Lcwinsohn. In the years 1910 to 1914, the following additional men served on the committee: Ychoshua Ehrc. Lcizcr Fuchs, Henoch Probst, grand father of the painter Arich Alweil Lcib Hauslcr, Marcus Wind, Yitzchok Alweil, Mechel Matizcs and Simche Lothringcr. In 1914. several months before the outbreak of World War I, elections to the Jewish commu-nity were held in Boibcrke and the following were elected: Hersh Shwadron. Itzchok Landau and Ychudah Hersh Wind. In the election of 1901-1910, Abraham Yitzchok Beller, David Lcib Mantel ard Yitzchok Lulzcr were also elected. ...
  • Baligrod Yizkor Book (1964), image 420 {y24}
    ... Beth El Hospital and Su-walker Schules and were responsible for countless other civic and community projects such as the establishmerit of a Suwałk Relief Committe of New York, now in existence for more than 40 years, which continues to be dedicated to the proposition of aiding Suwałk Jews caught in the whirl of history. And so, this chronicle of events is written, not as a replacement for the millions of burned books, but as a pledge to those who have gone before us that their suffering, their ideals and their martyrdom will not be forgotten. It is written as a guide to us, the pre-sent, to be wary with regard to our rights and liberties as free men in a free land — lest we be once more snared by the destiny of history- And, finally, it is written to serve as a reminder to all of us. That ...
  • Baranow Yizkor Book (1964), image 241 {y32}
    ... them in their respective shelves. The money collected was turned opcr to a treasurer, usually a merchant of good repu-tation. The money was withdrawn only when needed to buy new books or mend the old ones. The purchase of new books was a matter that required serious contempla-tion. For there were always more "necessary" books to buy than there was money with which to buy them. The Gabai and the older boys with whom he consulted in such matters, would have to be discriminating in their sc-lection. To the credit of "Kinian Sefarim" it should be noted here that though it was run by mere boys, it was administered efficiently and with integrity. There was never a shadow of scandal associated with the administration of this institution. In the final analysis, Baranow, in the last two decades ...

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