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Jewish Families of Gorlice

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  • NN Schaller (deceased)
  • Shimon HaLevi Schaller (c.1859 - 1927)
  • Asher Isaiah HaLevi (1849 - 1913)
    This is found in the English translation of the Gorlice Yiskor Book, "Gorlice; the Building and Destruction of the Community", "Sefer Gorlice; ha-kehila be-vinyana u-ve-hurbana", Editors: M. Y. Bar-On,...
  • Ruth Schaller (deceased)
  • Moshe Yitzchak Schaller (1808 - 1903)
    He was definitely NOT a "Sontag", he was a "Schaller". I tried, but was not able to correct his parentage. -- Mark Melmed, Feb 2015

GORLICE also called Gorlitza (Yiddish), Gorlits, Gorlitse

  • Today Gorlice, Malopolskie, Poland - formerly Gorlice, Galicia, Austria
  • 62 miles ESE of Kraków, 20 miles E of Nowy Sącz.
  • Jewish Population in 1900: about 3,000

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SURNAMES

Earliest known ancestors:

Surnames found in Gorlice: (165, compiled from JewishGen 2014 Jul 27 )

  • Adler. Alster.
  • Bein. Bergman 4. Blasburg. Bleiweiss. Binder. Birkbaum. Birkenfeld. Blat. Bodner 2. Buchsbaum 3. Burdman. Busch.
  • Cohen.
  • Debica. Dembitzer. Deutsch. Diamant. Dorman. Durst 2.
  • Eneman. Englard. Ehrenberg 5. Ehrenreich 2. Einhorn. Eisenberg. Euler.
  • Fabian. Fechter. Fenichel. Fensterblau 2. Flax. Firer. Frauwirth. Freund. Friss. Fuhrer 5.
  • Gelb. Geller. Gewirtz. Gewirtzman. Gleicher. Gnivish. Gold. Goldberg 2. Goldman 2. Gotz. Grau 2. Gross 4. Grunwald 2. Guttman.
  • Halberstam. Hepner. Hertz. Hirshfeld 2. Hofman. Hollander 7.
  • Immergluck 2.
  • Johanes.
  • Kalb. Kalman Halevi. Kamertuch. Kapner 7. Katz. Katzbach. Kaufman. Kesterbaum. Klausner. Knispel. Konieczny. Korn 2. Kornfeld. Korzenik 2. Kracher. Kril.
  • Lambeck. Landau 5. Lang. Langsam. Landesman 2. Lauer. Leckner. Lehrer 2. Lehrman. Levy. Lichtman. Lipcher. Lucherini.
  • Madi. Mandel. Marder. Martz. Mauer. Mayer. Mertz. Miller 2. Morgenstern.
  • Nebel 2. Nebenzahl. Nehmer 2. Neugroschl. Neufeld. Nord 2. Nussbaum.
  • Oberman. Obstfeld. Olbaum. Oliner 2. Ortner. Osterjung.
  • Pensak 4.
  • Ra(c)ker 6. Rapps. Rehmer 2. Reich. Reinhold. Rieger 4. Ring. Ritter. Rosenbaum. Rosenbluth. Rot(h)enberg 3. Rothstein. Rubin. Rymald.
  • Saufer. Sawislek. Schell. Schuldenfrei. Schwartz. Selbinger. Shaller. Solomon. Sperber 2. Sperling(er) 2. Spett. Spira. Spitz. Stamler. Stern 2. Stieglitz. Storch. Sturm 2. Szturn.
  • Teicher. Teller 2. Trachman.
  • Ulman. Unger.
  • Wachs 2. Wasserberg. Wasserman. Weinfeld 3. Weise(r) 2. Weiss 4. Wenger 4. Werner 2. Wildstein. Wymiszner 2.
  • Yugund. Yust.
  • Zeidenfrau. Zeiger. Zeuger 2. Zibitt.
       Note:  numbers following surnames indicate multiple researchers for surname.