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Bueding Family Collection

Identifier: AR 7265

Scope and Content Note

The Bueding family papers include legal documents like last wills and financial statements belonging to the Bueding, Goldschmidt, Cohnheim and Mardorf families, documentation on the Jewish history in Kassel and original documents of proclamations and contracts between Jews and Christians that were collected by members of the Bueding family. There is also an oversized folder which contains various papers concerning the Jews in Kassel.

The box includes 5 folders.


  • 1745-1926


Language of Materials

The collection is in German and Latin.

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


Biographical Note

The Bueding family is a Jewish family originally from Kassel, Hesse, where they were living in the 18th and 19th century.


0.25 Linear Feet (+ 1 oversized folder)


The Bueding family papers contain handwritten and printed original documents of the Bueding, Goldschmidt, Cohnheim and Mardorf families in Kassel, Hesse, including royal commissions, letters of protection, business matters, and family histories. They also hold documentation collected by the Bueding family about Jewish history in Kassel, especially about the history of French Jews, from the Middle Ages until the 19th century.


The collection is arranged in one series.

Related Material

The Goldschmidt Family Collection is also held by the Leo Baeck Archive, New York. (AR 25452)

Processing Information

The collection has been reordered from its prior arrangement. Items were kept in the original order of their respective folders, but the folders were reordered to reflect the new arrangement.

Guide to the Papers of the Bueding Family 1745-1926 AR 7265
Processed by Anna Corsten
© 2014
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Description is in English.
Edition statement
This version was derived from BuedingFamily.xml

Revision Statements

  • March 2015:: Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States