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Rubel genealogy

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11132

Scope and Content Note

Compilation of genealogical material on the Rubel family of Hochspeyer, Kaiserslautern, Germany. The document traces John H. Rubel's father's family from circa 1694 in Germany to the emigration of the family from Germany to Chicago in 1848 and further traces John H. Rubel's direct family from his great-grandfather to his grandchildren. The compilation includes family trees, biographical vignettes, historical excerpts, a few brief memoirs, and related documents. The principal document in the compilation is entitled "Chicago pioneers: a partial genealogy of the Rubel family, 1694-1999." Other chapters include "Genealogy and family history data and notes on the Rubel family descended from Mayer Rubel;" "History of the Jews of Chicago;" "The ordeal of Pauline Rubel Scholem;" "The situation of the Jewish population in the Kaiserslautern region between 1816 and 1840;" "An autobiographical memoir by Jacob Greenebaun, 1859;" "Koshland family and related historical data;" "Jay Rubel genealogy, first version circa 1985;" "Jay Rubel genealogy, revised format with some revisions;" "Neumer's 1997 Rubel genealogical data;" and "Inventory document of August 4, 1846, estate of Isaak Rubel & Bess Baum Rubel."

Dates

  • 1999.

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Extent

2 Folders

Abstract

Compilation of genealogical material on the Rubel family of Hochspeyer, Kaiserslautern, Germany. The document traces John H. Rubel's father's family from circa 1694 in Germany to the emigration of the family from Germany to Chicago in 1848 and further traces John H. Rubel's direct family from his great-grandfather to his grandchildren. The compilation includes family trees, biographical vignettes, historical excerpts, a few brief memoirs, and related documents. The principal document in the compilation is entitled "Chicago pioneers: a partial genealogy of the Rubel family, 1694-1999."

Related Material

Title
Guide to Rubel genealogy : a compilation, 1999  AR 11132
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Sarah Glover
Date
© 2013
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • September 12, 2014 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States