Re: regional Jewish records for Juelich (Julich & Umlaut) region 1780-1850? #germany

Roger Lustig

Many surname adoption records have recently come on line at

The 1808 list for Juelich is on line as item 1 on film 1334572.

As you surmise, there are no published lists for places west of the
Rhine, because the surname adoptions of 1808 continued to be valid under
the Napoleonic Code Civile, which remained in force in that part of
Germany until 1900.

Roger Lustig Princeton, NJ USA Research coordinator, GerSIG

On 7/27/2017, Reuven Mohr reuven.mohr@... wrote:
Siblings of my gggrandmother seem to have moved >from Wittgenstein
(Berleburg) to the region of Juelich, West of the lower Rhine, around
1780-1800. No specific location is mentioned. I'm trying if I can find
any tracks of this branch............

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