Records of the Wonsch family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 23 records for the surname Wonsch (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:

  • Israel Hersch, son of Kalman WAMS and -
    1806 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Tobe Basche, daughter of Kalman WAMS and -
    1806 birth record from Lwów Jewish Births (1805-1872)
  • Israel, son of Kalman WAMS
    1808 death record from Lwów Jewish Deaths (1805-1880)
  • Abraham Gezel SALIK, son of Isack and Basche
    1833 birth record from Mościska Jewish Births (1827-1882)
  • Josef WONS
    1848 property record from Bobowa Landowners (1848)
  • Abraham, son of Hirsch WONZ and Jütte
    1859 birth record from Zborów Jewish Births (1838-1864)
  • Schie WONSCH
    1879 birth record from Fond 424 Jewish Births (various towns), part 2 (1890-1911)
  • Golde, daughter of Jakob Moses SCHÄCHTER and Chaje WONSCH
    1902 birth record from Jezierna Jewish Births (1886-1893, 1898-1922)
  • Joel, son of Salomon PASTERNAK and Chana
    and Natalia, daughter of Abraham WONSCH and Chana
    1909 marriage record from Zborów Jewish Marriage Banns (1878-1920)
  • Abraham Jakob, son of Isak WONSZ and Czarne Ryfke BLANK
    and Sara, daughter of Salomon WACHMAN and Ryfke JAKER
    1910 marriage record from Zborów Jewish Marriage Banns (1878-1920)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 23 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
Krakow, Poland
GG Member New York, NY
Jun 27, 2020
Lezajsk, Poland
GG Member Dix Hills, NY
Aug 26, 2019
Sieniawa, Poland
GG Member Dix Hills, NY
Aug 26, 2019

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

There are 191 search results for the surname Wonsch 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 179 {y76}
    ... ehem. israelitischen Volksschule errichtet. Die Frage der Erbauung eines neuen Temples wurde bereits im Jahre 1878 in Erwägung gezogen und sowohl in der gemeinsamen Sitzung des Vorstandes und des Ausschusses vom 4. März 1879,als auch in einer zu diesem Zwecke einoerufenen Generalversammlung, wurde ,,die dringende "ot^endigkeit der Erbauung eines neuen Tempels anerkannt und der Wunsch ausgesprochen, den Bau desselben ohne Verzug und mit möglichster Vermeidung einer höheren Belastung der Gemeindemitglieder auszuführen". Das hierzu gewählte, aus 7 Mitgliedern bestehende Komitee unter Voorsitz des Dr.Engels-mann hat auch die ihm aufgetragene Aufgabe ehestens gelöst. Auf dem von den Eheleuten Karl Traugott und Charlotte Bathelt erkauften Grundstücke an der Pechringstrasse wurde nach den Plänen ...
  • Czortkow Yizkor Book (1967), image 73 {y125}
    ... Ihncn ubcr gewissc Fragcn dcs Judenthums auszusprcchcn. Aus Grundcn dcr Oportunitat, die ich mund* lich besser aussprechcn konnte musste ich mir dies bisher vcrsagcn. Nun bcsucht mich Herr Landau aus Prcmysl, dcr bchauptct mit Ihnen verkehrt zu haben und erbittet sich cine Vcrbindung zwischcn Euer Ehr* wurdcn und mir herzustellcn. Er wird Ihncn sagen, was ich ihm gcsagt habe, ihsbesondere. dass cs mein Wunsch ware, Ihren Hcrrn zum Zwcck ciner wichtigen Unterredung hier in Wien zu sehen. Mit dcm Ausdruckcn aufrichtigcr Vcrchrung bin ich Euer Ehrwurdcn crgcbcner Dr. Theodor Hcrzel. כשהרב לאנדא הגיע לצ׳ורסקוב, מסר, כנהוג, את המכתב לידי הגבאי (כנראה לר׳ אהרן דוהל) לקראו באזני הרבי. לפי ערות בנו של הרב לאנדא (מובא ב״הארץ״ מה־12 ביולי 1953, וכן על יסוד שיחה אישית ...
  • Borszczow Yizkor Book (1960), image 249 {y84}
    ... דאם שטארק געוואלט האבן. אויף א ספעציעל קארטל (דריט) צוגעשריבן: W tj'ch zeszytach: dzionniki Leiba i Muli (Meszulema) Meiselsa. Pisala Idusia Meisels (z domu Blumenthal). Prosz? b. dobrych ludzi zachowac v/szystko: zeszyty i notatki, bo to jest cenny pedag.-psychol. material. Wszystko pisane przez rutynowanego pedagoga. Po wojnic oddac synowi Jej, Leibusiowi Meiselsowi albo braciom Blumenthal. J. Meisels. אויף דער אגדערער זייט פון דעם זעלבן קארטל: .8.VI.15)43. List do L. Meiselsa od ojca zalaczony די דאזיקע בריוו פון יעקב מ יי ז י ל ז״ל, וואם איז אומגעקומען א טאג נאכן אנשרייבן דעם לעצטן בריוו, האב איד געפונען אויפן בוידעם פון זיין לעצטער וווינונג (ביי בערל טורנער, אנטקעגן הויף ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 381 {y94}
    ... a transit camp we made up our nv.nde to exploit any possibility of getting away from this fearful place. Avraham Levite I knew Zvi Rotenberg from my early childhood. His father, Reb Itzhak Rotenberg, God rest his soul, and my father, may God avenge him, prayed together at the Bianer Clois and sat next to each other on the same bench. Zvi and I both ran around outside the Clois during the prayers, each with his own friends. Being the younger, 1 was still exempt from religious duties while Zvi, for all his love of fun. kept one ear opened to the Cantor’s prayer and front time to time ran to his father to join him in 4*kduska" and *4barkhu", not forgetting to run out again to his friends and rejoin ...
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 431 {y94}
    ... floors. A German soldier asked if I could speak Russian and I said that I could. "Then tell these Russians that they are going to die," he said, pointing to the three Russian prisoners, sitting on a bench outside the station. I hesitated. It is a terrible thing to have to tell a man that he is going to be shot. But the German made me do it. I said : Look I am terribly sorry, ... their own hands and fingers off in the mine machinery so that they could go to hospital. We all know that no one ever returned from hospital, but that didn’t stop them. They just wanted to finish it. The men we all feared the most were the kapos, the prisoner guards. Auschwitz was run by German underworld types. Murderers and criminals. They were the kapos. The kapos could do whatever they liked. ...

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