JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Colorado Mohels/Circumcisions #general

Ellen Shindelman Kowitt

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Colorado has made progress identifying
the names of mohels and/or shochets that performed circumcisions in the late
1800s in the Colorado area.

The records for Dr. John ELSNER and Rabbi FREUDENTHAL are available, and an
online surname index is being created.

Do you have family stories about other men who performed brit
milah/circumcisions anywhere in Colorado or Kansas Territories prior to 1876
or in the state of Colorado after 1876?

Better yet, do you have those records? We'd like to help add them to an

Please contact me offline. Thanks.

Ellen Shindelman Kowitt
President, JGS Colorado

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