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Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Preußen, Brandenburg, Bernau bei Berlin, Jüdische Urkunden

Record Description

This collection contains Jewish records from the Brandenburgisches Landeshauptarchiv (Brandenburg Main State Archive). Records include censuses, lists of Jewish families, registers of Jewish passports, and certified copies of Jewish birth, marriage, and death certificates. These records are in German.

For a list of records by document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content

Jewish records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Occupation
  • Age
  • Place of residence
  • Previous places of residence
  • Place of birth

How to Use the Record

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Archival call number, record type and year range" category which takes you to the images

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in German. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

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Don't overlook FHL Keyword Germany, Preußen, Brandenburg items or FHL Place Germany, Preußen, Brandenburg items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Germany Archives and Libraries.

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Germany, Brandenburg, Bernau bei Berlin, Jewish Records, 1688-1872


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Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published in FamilySearch.org collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Germany, Brandenburg, Bernau bei Berlin, Jewish Records, 1688-1872." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Brandenburgisches Landeshauptarchiv.

 

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