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Sighetu Marmaţiei, Romania

Alternate names: Sighetu Marmaţiei [Rom], Máramarossziget [Hun], Siget [Yid], Maramureschsigeth [Ger], Sygiet Marmaroski [Pol], Maramaros Sighet, Marmaroš Sihot, Sighet, Sigut, Sihat, Sziget, Syhot Marmaroski, Sighetul-Marmaţiei

Region: Maramures

  Town District Province Country
Before WWI (c. 1900):   Máramarossziget Máramaros Máramaros Hungary
Between the wars (c. 1930):   Sighetul-Marmaţiei Maramureş Maramures Romania
After WWII (c. 1950):   Sighet Romania
Today (c. 2000):   Sighetu Marmaţiei Romania
Jewish Population in 1900: 3,380 (in 1880), 7,981(in 1910)
Notes: Yiddish: סיגעט
Major city in NW Romania, on the Tisza River (Romania-Ukraine border).
Sighetu Marmaţiei, Romania: 47°56' N, 23°53' E
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  • the JewishGen Romania Database for Sighetu Marmaţiei / Sighet / Sighetul-Marmaţiei / Máramarossziget.
  • the JewishGen website for Sighetu Marmaţiei / Sighet / Sighetul-Marmaţiei / Máramarossziget.

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