CURRENT CZECH NAME: Unicov
OTHER NAMES/SPELLINGS: Mährisch-Neustadt
LOCATION: Unicov is a small town in Moravia, located 8 km ESE of Usov, which is located at 49.48 longitude and 17.01 latitude (seeMap - by Mapquest, then click on your browser's "Back" button to return to this page).
HISTORY: A Jewish community allegedly existed in Unicov before the expulsion of Jews in 1454. A religious society existed in the late 19th century.
GENEALOGICAL RESOURCES: Search JewishGen/Internet resources for Unicov.
NOTABLE RESIDENTS AND DESCENDANTS:.The ggg-grandson of Leopold Jellinek (b. 21 Sep. 1840 Unisov, d. 15 Apr. 1910 Vienna), E. Randol Schoenberg, is a moderator of Jewishgenís Austria-Czech SIG and the submitter of this page.
SOURCES: Jiri Fiedler, Jewish Sights of Bohemia and Moravia (1991), p. 192.
SUBMITTER: E. Randol
Schoenberg, 3436 Mandeville Canyon Road, Los Angeles, California 90049-1020
USA. Tel: 1-310-472-3122 (h), 1-213-473-2045 (w). Fax: 1-213-473-2222.
Web Page: http://www.schoenberglaw.com
Return to Austria-Czech SIG Homepage Home