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Jews -- Germany -- Genealogy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 129 Collections and/or Records:

Weil Family, Frankfurt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6266
Abstract The collection holds correspondence and manuscripts pertaining to the extended Weil family. The bulk of the correspondence comes from Berthold and Selma Weil in Frankfurt and in England to their children in Palestine/Israel and in the USA. Also included are letters from Rickchen Rosenthal née Marx (Selma Weil’s mother) from Frankfurt and Theresienstadt.
Dates: 1934-1994; Majority of material found within 1934-1956

Weil-Goldman Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5268
Abstract The collection includes photocopied and original official documents, correspondence, genealogy and photographs of the Goldman and Weil families, as well as some materials pertaining to the Schaap family.
Dates: 1857-1938; Majority of material found within 1857-1890s

Werner Kleeman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25113
Abstract As a young man in Gaukönigshofen, Germany, Werner Kleeman was imprisoned during Kristallnacht, sent to Dachau, and released a few months later. He immigrated to the United States and later took part in D-Day as a U.S. soldier. This collection contains correspondence, official documents, notes, and clippings regarding Werner Kleeman's military service, restitution claims, and pension claims, as well as drafts of his book From Dachau to D-Day. Papers from the military service, immigration, and restitution claims of his father Louis Kleeman comprise a substantial portion of this collection. Also included are genealogical tables, typescripts, and clippings focused mainly on the Kleeman, Loeb, and Lehman families. The final series consists of personal papers of Norborne P. Gatling, Jr., a U.S. soldier whom Kleeman knew.
Dates: 1877-2010; Majority of material found within 1939-2010

Werner Marx Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25181
Abstract This collection contains a variety of vital records, identification papers, legal documents and family records from the Dreyfuss, Freiberg, and Marx families, mostly from the 19th century, as well as family trees, personal histories, and research material, much of which was used in Werner Marx's book, Circumstances: a family history.
Dates: 1796-2003; Majority of material found in 1820-1850, 1932-1945, 1990-2003

Wiesenthal Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 375 / MF 748
Abstract The collection holds primarily vital and official documents, clippings, correspondence, photographs and publications pertaining to the pharmacist W. Wiesenthal in Brandenburg. Also represented is the Jacobs family, which was related to Wiesenthal by marriage.
Dates: 1847-1924

Wilhelm Levison Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3906
Abstract The Wilhelm Levison Collection contains personal correspondence and documents concerning the years 1933-1935 at the University of Bonn and the years 1921-1928 in the 'Grossloge.'
Dates: 1823-1977; Majority of material found in 1930s

Willy May Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 49
Abstract The collection contains documents pertaining to the Willy May, Salomon Kahn, Herz Levi, and Auerbach-Ehrlich families. Included are documents pertaining to Willy May's work as a butcher, his service in World War I, and the civilian war work of May and his wife Martha May née Levi during World War II; documents pertaining to the military service of Salomon Kahn and Julius Kahn; documents pertaining to work the as butchers of Levi Levi II and his son Hermann Levi, as well as genealogy of their family in Griesheim; and family tree of the Auerbach-Ehrlich family from 1600 to the early 20th century, including birth and death dates and locations.
Dates: 1858-1944

Wolf and Landauer Families Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6412
Abstract This collection contains family trees of Wolf and Landauer families, as well as various address books and customer lists dating to the turn of the twentieth century, pertaining to the textile firm W. Wolf & Söhne, active both in Stuttgart and in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dates: 1895-1931

Wolf Netter & Jacobi Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7215 / MF 948
Abstract The donated corporate records include advertisements and some business records, (1926-1934/35). There is a particularly rich collection of industrial photographs of the major plants (ca. 120 photographs). Box II complements the corporate material with scattered records of members of the Jacobi family as well as genealogical material on the Netter family.
Dates: 1895-1993; Majority of material found within 1895-1954