Re: Berlin death records #general

Roger Lustig

If he was buried in Berlin, as you suspect, then he was probably buried
at Weissensee cemetery, which opened in 1880.

The Jewish Community of Berlin has extensive records of the burials
there. Try contacting .

Once you have the date and place of death you can order a copy of the
death register entry >from the appropriate registry office (Standesamt).

Roger Lustig
Princeton, NJ USA

On 5/25/2014 5:40 AM, Alan Cohen ab.cohen@... wrote:
According to family lore he went to Berlin to have an operation
for a stomach ulcer and died there about 1886.

However can anyone suggest how and where I could find his death details.
I assume he was not brought back to Poland to be buried.

His name was Abraham Joseph WELCZMAN (also spelled Veltsman,
Wolceman etc)

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