If you are interested in researching your Jewish roots in
Przemyśl, here are some hints to get you started:
- Familiarize yourself with the material available on this site, including
the Outline of Jewish History in Przemyśl, etc.
- Join the Przemyśl Networking Group
- Familiarize yourself with the material available on the
Galicia web site, including the Galician Surname Index (click on
- Become a member of the Gesher
- Visit the Przemyśl
Yizkor Book Translation Project. Familiarize yourself with the chapters
that have been translated
- Obtain a copy of Sefer Przemyśl
- Study other materials available on the JewishGen website, including
(e.g., the JewishGen FamilyFinder), as well as InfoFiles, FAQs, etc.
- To connect with others researching Przemyśl
click the Search button to search the JewishGen Family Finder database.
- If you have not done so yet, consider subscribing to various discussion
groups, such as the Gesher Galicia Discussion Group,
which is sponsored
by the Gesher Galicia SIG. You can find a link to information about
this discussion group on the Gesher
For vital statistics records (birth, marriage, death) check out the following:
Please note: if you are interested in 19th
century Przemyśl, Jaroslaw, Oleszyce, Sieniawa, or Radymno records,
check the Jewish Records Indexing - Poland: Przemyśl
State Archives Project before contacting the Archives.