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Genealogy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 150 Collections and/or Records:

Aaron-Aarons-Marcus-Philipp Families Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5790 / MF 868
Overview Genealogical information and family trees on various families
Dates: 1680-2000

Abrahams Family Genealogical Chart

 Collection
Identifier: P-807
Overview Lists the descendants of Mordecai (b. 1735) and Sarah (Levy) Abrahams (b. 173?), who emigrated from Europe to Virginia in the 1700s.
Dates: 1990

Albert Salomon Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25522
Overview The Albert Salomon Family Collection holds papers of several members of the Salomon family, especially sociologist Albert Salomon, his wife Anna Salomon, his aunt social reformer Alice Salomon, and his daughter Hannah Salomon Janovsky. Much of the collection consists of family photographs. Other prominent materials include correspondence of Hannah Janovsky on the preservation and publication of her family members' writings and articles on the life of Albert Salomon. A small amount of family papers and genealogical information is also present.
Dates: 1765-2008; Majority of material found within 1972-1983

Alfred and Elisabeth Mayer Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25527
Overview The Alfred and Elisabeth Mayer Family largely centers on the emigration from Germany of the extended members of this family as well as documentation of Alfred and Elisabeth Mayer and information on the family's genealogy and individual experiences. The collection includes a large quantity of family correspondence; family trees; articles; official, military, and educational documents; some financial and legal documentation and correspondence; and photographs.
Dates: 1896-2012; Majority of material found within 1937-1946

Alfred E. Lipsey genealogies

 Collection
Identifier: P-631
Scope and Content Note The Davidson/Borison family connection, a genealogy saga. Part I -- Davidson -- Borison (Datz-Kowsky Borishnikov; v. I -- Mauerberger/Mayerberg; v. II -- Mauerberger/Mayerberg Komisarsky family; v. III part A--Nathan family v. III part B--Nathan family v. III part B--Nathan family. v. IV Wistenetzky family; v. V--Miller family. v. VI--Capin family. v. VII--Lipshitz/Konheym family. v. VIII--Aron Wistenetzky family.
Dates: 1990-1992

Anna Schneider Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25715
Overview The Anna Schneider Correspondence contains a large body of correspondence between 1939 and 1945, plus a small amount of genealogical information gathered in 1993.
Dates: 1939-1947, 1993; Majority of material found in 1939-1941

Baron Family Papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P14, Folder: Collection P-510
Identifier: P-510
Overview Contains a summary regarding the family history as well as a genealogical chart listing descendants of Z'av Yitshak and Ruth Baron (lived in Russia c. 1880).
Dates: undated

Baruch Cohen Family Memorial Book

 Collection — Consolidated Box P23, Folder: P-811
Identifier: P-811
Overview Collection contains a copy of the published memorial book and its English translation. The first generation described in the book is Rabbi Yehuda, the son of Rabbi Eliezer Halevi Mintz, the Askenazi Rabbi in the city of Padua, Italy, who died in the Hebrew year 5269 [1509]. The book, which covers the years 1461-1920, was translated from Hebrew by S.J. Sacks.
Dates: 1953

Beer-Meyerbeer Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3185
Overview Much of the collection consists of photocopies and reproductions of documents, photographs, and artworks pertaining to various branches of the Beer-Meyerbeer family. The collection also contains several family trees and histories going back as far as 1677.
Dates: 1667-1996

Belle Kaminer Oral History

 Collection — Consolidated Box P25, Folder: P-846
Identifier: P-846
Overview Contains a DVD, printed transcripts, and a CD of transcript files. Belle Kaminer was born in New York to immigrants Charlie and Anna Kleinberg. She describes her life growing up in a railroad flat on Forsythe Street, her later move to the Bronx, and the early years of her marriage to Ikey Kaminer.
Dates: 1998

Berliner Family, Hannover Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1906 / MF 688
Overview The collection contains a large number of original historical documents related to the family Berliner of Hanover. Folder 1 contains original materials including residency permit for Moses Berliner from 1817 and a bundle of business and family documents of the Berliner family dating 1789-1898. There are also clippings from pre-war newspapers and 20th century family certificates and documents, including a short handwritten family history penned in 1964, author unknown.
Dates: 1798-1997

Bleichröder Family Trees Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6410
Overview This collection contains a variety of genealogical materials, largely concerning the descendents of Julius Bleichröder (1828-1907) and various related families. The materials take the form of family tree diagrams, genealogical tables and charts, as well as a couple of narrative accounts of the family history. They cover a period roughly from the early 18th century through the late 20th century.
Dates: 1907-1994

Block Family Genealogical Chart

 Collection — Consolidated Box P15, Folder: P-539
Identifier: P-539
Overview Lists the descendants of Simon Block, Jr. (date of birth unknown, died 1825) and Suzanne C. (Susan) (b. 1788 in Nova Scotia, Canada and died 1873 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.). The Block family is included in Malcolm Stern's "First American Jewish Families.".
Dates: 1994

Bluthenthal family genealogical chart

 Collection
Identifier: P-789
Overview Consists of an extensive family tree, originating with Samuel Bluthenthal (formerly Sandel Feis), who was born in Munchweiler, Germany in 1762 and his wife Marianna David (formerly Jachet David) who was born in Lorsch, Germany in 1768.
Dates: 1989-1992

Bruck Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3940
Overview This collection contains correspondence and two manuscripts by Alfred Julius Bruck about the Bruck family history.
Dates: 1946-1952

Bruck-Jacobson Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25579
Overview The Bruck-Jacobson Family Collection holds documentation of and genealogical research on this family as well as of members of the related Bruck and Flato families. The collection includes official papers, genealogical notes and family trees, personal and educational papers, receipts, paper currency, research notes, certificates, a handwritten cookbook and a handwritten housekeeping manual, a diary, photographs, and a sketch of a family residence.
Dates: 1868-2012

Carl Beyth Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7175 / MF 687
Overview This collection contains personal papers of Carl Beyth's family members as well as World War I era clippings and broadsides.
Dates: 1835-1975

Cortell Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10552
Overview This collection contains family trees, marriage records and passports from the 19th century and 1930s, as well as correspondence and several photographs documenting Jules Cortell's professional and philanthropic activities.
Dates: 1806-2003

Moses Cohen d'Azevedo Receipt Book

 Collection — Consolidated Box P11, Folder: P-364
Identifier: P-364
Overview Leather bound receipt book of approximately 200 pages, with 20 interleaved unbound sheets filled with signed transactions of voyage records in English of the commercial dealings of the brothers Moses and Isaac in the West Indies. Of note are vital statistics of the members of the family, and the record of a slave purchase. One of the interleaved sheets contains a record of the inscriptions on the monuments of the Battle of Waterloo. Among the merchants who signed the book are the following members of the Jewish community of Barbados: Abraham Rodrigues Brandon, Isaac Lopez Brandon, Hananel de Castra, Moses Mendes da Costa, Benjamin Elkin, Mozley Elkin, Abraham Finzi, David Lindo, Jacob Lindo, Raphael Lindo, D.M. Lobo, Isaac de Moses Lobo, Jacob Lobo, Hart Lyon, John Montefiore, Phin S. Nunes, Daniel Pass. Mention is made of S.E. Daniels, Sarah Finzi, Joseph Hart, Edward Aaron Moses and Sampson Shannon.
Dates: 1813-1837

Doris Kamp White Collection

 Collection — Consolidated Box P23, Folder: P-822
Identifier: P-822
Overview Collection contains a Russian passport for Hillel Kampawitz and his family; a naturalization certificate for Hillel Kamp; a ketubah for John Kamp, Hillel's son and his wife Anna Fae Kalish; and a 1915 census record for the Kamp family who resided in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Dates: 1913, 1922, 1934, 1954

Edelstein-Horowitz (Hurwitz)-Levine-Wolk-Wolkov families papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P20, Folder: P-719
Identifier: P-719
Overview Includes a family letter written by Gordon J. Fine; individual biographies for the Brodie, Horwitz (Hurwitz), Fine, Wolk, Edelstein, Measnikoff, Potyk, and Wolkov families; a mailing list; and extensive genealogical charts.
Dates: 1995

Edward Luft Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6957
Overview Various articles, excerpts, maps, and books related to the Jewish community in Posen/Poznan, collected by Edward Luft.
Dates: 1698-2009

Ehrenreich family papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-96
Overview Collection consists primarily of correspondence, genealogical charts, newpaper clippings, published material, photographs, and memorabilia of the Waterman-Ehrenreich-Krensky family. Of particular interest are the items relating to Bernard Ehrenreich, Louise Waterman Wise, and Stephen Samuel Wise.
Dates: undated, 1841-1971

Eiger, Margaliot-Kalvaryski and Simon families genealogical charts

 Collection
Identifier: P-790
Overview Consists of two genealogical charts. Early descendants include Meir Katsenelenbogen (1482-1565), Rabbi in Padua and Venice, and his wife Hanna (d. 1564).
Dates: undated

Einstein Family Genealogy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25622
Overview The Einstein Family Genealogy Collection consists of genealogical research on the family. It includes photocopies of German historical records pertaining to numerous family members, many family trees, genealogical research correspondence, and notes on the resided.
Dates: 1760-1997

Elizabeth S. Plaut Collection Addenda

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25488
Overview This collection contains materials related to the family history of Elizabeth Strauss Plaut (1911-2003). Family photographs make up the bulk of the collection. Other materials include Plaut’s notes and correspondence regarding genealogy, several of Plaut’s articles about genealogical research, and a few family papers.
Dates: circa 1840s-2010

Else Richthofen-Jaffé Letters

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25486
Overview The Else Richthofen-Jaffé Correspondence primarily consists of the family correspondence of this social scientist. Much of the collection consists of Else Richthofen-Jaffé's correspondence with her adult children and their families, although some correspondence with other family members or other close individuals is also present. In addition the collection contains parts of an unpublished work on the family and some genealogical notes.
Dates: 1883-2011; Majority of material found within 1935-1973

Epstein-Roth-Rabinowitz-Sachs-Jadwin-Casson-Horwich-Anixter families genealogical charts

 Collection
Identifier: P-721
Overview Primarily contains information regarding the descendants of Solomon Epstein (b. 1863 in Magin) and his wife Monia Roth (b. 1868 in Barditchev).
Dates: undated

Erich Jacobs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25650
Overview The Erich Jacobs collection contains documents and correspondence, as well as genealogical tables of both the Jacobs and Neumann families. There are several documents regarding emigration attempts, as well as receipts, passport and naturalization forms, registrations to various organizations, and certificates. Much of the collection includes facsimiles of the original records with translations attached.
Dates: 1923-1973

Eugen and Lucie Oppenheimer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6131
Overview The Eugen and Lucie Oppenheimer Collection consists of papers which belonged to Lucie and Eugen. A prominent topic is their relationship. The collection contains correspondence, a manuscript, an eulogy, financial documents, academic documents, a family tree, a confirmation book, a wedding journal, photographs, notes, and notebooks.
Dates: 1867-1967; Majority of material found within 1890s