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Subject: Occupation: Decalogiste
From: or
Abraham SCHNERB in his marriage certificate to Veronique LEVY (19-Oct-1857
in Reguisheim (68)) is said to be a Decalogiste).
What was this occupation/profession in 1857 ?
Pierre M Hahn, San Francisco
hi Pierre,
perhaps what was meant by this word was someone master of
or dealing with the Decalogue, the Torah - a rabbi or reader and chazan.
This is to be proved of course...
good research to all,
Eliane Roos Schuhl, Paris

searching in Alsace :
Roos (Niederroedern), Weyl (Westhouse/Westhausen), Grumbach (Zillisheim),
Ach (Machenheim)

Cercle de Genealogie Juive

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