Records of the Zisman family in the All Galicia Database

There are currently 567 records for the surname Zisman (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:

  • [no given name] SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Dawid SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Gedele SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Herman SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Isak SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Isidor SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Kalman SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Moritz SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Zachariasz SEEMAN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)
  • Aisik SIHMANN, grandchild of , , ,
    Holocaust record from Lwów Ghetto Residents (1941-1943)

Search the All Galicia Database to see the full information available for all 567 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 18 entries listed in the Gesher Galicia Family Finder for this surname.

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Family & Location Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
Przemyśl, Poland
GG Member Falls Church, VA
Jul 18, 2019
Zaliztsi, Ukraine
GG Member Norwood, MA
Dec 25, 2015
Nadvirna, Ukraine
GG Member Mill Valley, CA
Dec 30, 2009

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

There are 152 search results for the surname Zisman 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.

  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 382 {y114}
    ... between the small Jewish group and the hundreds of peasants. The latter were armed with scythes, and some had horses and wagons, ready to cart away the Jewish goods they expected to loot. This time our heroic Jewish youth turned the hooligans back. When we expected the hooligans to attack Chrzanow, respected Jews such as Dr. Adolf Rieser, Reb Zisman Kinreich, Reb Shoyel Siegman and others appealed to the mayor. They brought the coming pogrom to his attention, and he permitted the Jewish youth to arm and prepare to defend themselves. However, when it was discovered that the hooligans had been defeated by the Jewish youth, the commandant ordered the gendarmes to disarm all the Jews who were in possession of means of defense. And thus it was that as soon as the Jewish self-defense ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 385 {y114}
    ... with equipment, and a bath that isn't a mikvah. Beautiful monuments will be set up in front of the building. A building like that will cost a lot of money, but don't worry about that. It's my prob-lem. However," said Henryk, "I want the entire population of Chrzanow to be in-volved in this undertaking." He recognized Boruch Kinreich and asked him, "Why isn't your father Zisman Kinreich involved in this committee?" Boruch explained to him the gap between ourselves and the Chasidic circles, but Henryk couldn't under-stand it at all. For the time being he gave us the money to open a Jewish lending library. We were to buy the best of Yiddish and world literature, and in order to see to it that everything went properly, he asked his brother Adolf Lowenfeld to supervise the library. Henryk ...
  • Chrzanow Yizkor Book (1989), image 519 {y114}
    ... Posner Yechezkel, Yachet, Jacob-Asher Preis Chai, Vita---born Lauber Rabinowitz Pinchas, Esther Rat Chana, Gitl, Naftali Rat David, Gitl, Naftali, Zisman Rauchwerger Moyshe-Laib, Mordechai Rauchwerger Jacob, Blimcia, Isaac Rauchwerger David, Guscia, Isaac Rauchwerger Eli, Rachel, Shimon Reich Chananya, Chana-Rachel, Cila ...
  • Brzezany Yizkor Book (1978), image 504 {y91}
    ... Bone-Prisand Batia Danieli-Feld Bela Dr. Fried Joseph Ja'amin (Aufrichtig) Shimon Nadler Itzhak No'eman Israel Kleid Jehuda Rozenblat Rina Spitzen Jehuda Dr. Shaklai (Wagshal) Eliezer ORGANIZING COMMITTEE IN THE UNITED STATES Goldwag Itzhak Hammer-Gutenplan Rozia Maiblum Shimon Podoshin Moshe Shneider Moshe Zipper Mark Zusman Mendel Wanderer Itzhak Private publication of the association of former Brzezany residents in Israel: April-1978 MEMBERS OF THE EDITORIAL BOARD IN ISRAEL Bar-Dawid (Bardowicz) Moshe Goldman Natan Danieli-Feld Bela Arch. Katz Menachem Knohl Dow Ne'eman Israel Dr. Redlich Shimon Dr. Shaklai (Wagshal) Eliezer
  • Brzozow Yizkor Book (1984), image 414 {y94}
    ... in New York. By the 19th century quite a large Jewish popula-tion already occupied Brzozow. A "Kehillah" Synago-gue, a "Chevrah-Kedisha" a "Bikur Cholim" (V "Gemiloth Chasudim" and other organizations, were established. The above mentioned Jewish municipal town branches were operated by Jews born in Brzo-zow. Among these inhabitants belonged Reb. Israel Feith, son of Alexander Zusman Feith, who was born in Brzozow in 1858. He was the "Gabi" of the Bikur Cholim and a large contributor to the sick, helping them in every way possible. Reb. Israel’s mother died at his birth and he was raised by a poor aunt. When he grew up he was sent to learn tailoring and this remained his permanent trade. Reb Israel Feith possessed initiative and an enter-prising spirit. This he demonstrated ...

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