Town overview

Modern town name: Shchirets, Ukraine
Latitude and Longitude: 49.6500, 23.8600
49°39' N , 23°52' E
Galician (Austro-Hungarian) Administrative District: Lwów
Interwar (Polish) District: Lwów
Interwar (Polish) Province: Lwów

Map of Shchirets

Families from Shchirets

There are 2 members of Gesher Galicia researching 5 surnames from Shchirets:

Here are the 3 most recent records.

Family name Researcher Researcher's Location Date Added
REITER GG Member #1427 Fairfield, CT
Jan 1, 2004
COHEN GG Member #355 Johns Creek, GA
Sep 16, 1995

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