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Franconia (Germany)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Herbert Loebl Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6353
Abstract This collection contains the "Letter from Bamberg" newsletter by Herbert Loebl, which chronicles the history and activities regarding Jewish communities in Bamberg and the Franconia region. It also includes genealogical research into the Rosenfelder family of Huettenheim (Marktbreit) / Theilheim (Werneck), and other clippings and material about the Jews of Franconia, Germany.
Dates: 1815-2006

Herbert Mautner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4715
Abstract This collection consists of genealogical manuscripts compiled by Herbert Mautner, with extensive family trees and genealogical tables. There are also chronicle-like narrative history sections, and several photocopied documents and images.
Dates: 1924-circa 2000

John L. Loeb Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6558
Abstract This collection contains John L. Loeb's collection of manuscripts and charts on the genealogy of his extended family, in particular the families Loeb, Rosenheim, Lehman, and Lewisohn/Levy.
Dates: circa 1930-1995; Majority of material found within 1980-1995

Martha Lev-Zion Genealogy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25594
Abstract Dr. Martha Lev-Zion (1940-2014) was a genealogist and a historian at the Ben Gurion University in Be’er Sheva, Israel. This collection contains materials relating to her genealogy research, including family trees, genealogical tables, maps, photographs, family narratives, newsletters, correspondence, and vital records regarding her family.
Dates: 1708-2011; Majority of material found within 1890-2011

[Mortgage indenture of the Jew Löw and his wife Haya of Markelsheim]

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5101
Abstract Handwritten mortgage indenture of the Jew Loew (Levi) and his wife Haya of Marckelsheim (today Markelsheim in Bad Mergentheim), Franconia, in favor of Johann Theobald Falkner, November 11, 1659. Also included are an appraisal and a typed translation of the document.
Dates: 1659, 1982

Schwabach Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10364
Abstract The collection consists of materials about Jews in Schwabach and surrounding communities.
Dates: 1996-1997

Tuchmann Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1401
Abstract This collection contains official documents, family papers, and correspondence pertaining to the Jewish community in and around Nuremberg, with an especial focus on the Tuchmann family genealogy. There are also a number of family papers and some correspondece, including materials related to the family's restitution claims.
Dates: 1831-1980