JewishGen Germany Database
Welcome to the JewishGen Germany Database.
This is a multiple database search facility which incorporates
all the databases listed below.
The combined databases have over 500,000 entries, referring to
individuals living in Germany and former German regions.
The database is a work in progress and new entries are being
JewishGen Family Finder
More than 36,000 entries by Jewish genealogists researching families in Germany.
JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry
More than 210,000 burial records for Germany and German landsmanshaft cemeteries worldwide (includes approximately 10,000 records in former Prussian territory now in Poland).
JewishGen Holocaust Database
More than 220,000 names from various datasets with information about
Holocaust victims and survivors.
Yizkor Book Necrologies
7,000 entries from lists of Holocaust martyrs in Yizkor Books for towns in Germany.
Jewish Families of Northern Germany
3,000 families from Lower Saxony, North-Rhine-Westphalia, Hamburg, Bremen, and Hessen.
The Hessen Gatermann Index
Surname-and-town index of 19th- and 20th-century Jewish vital records from
Hessen, linking to images of the records.
To date: 73,000 records from northern and eastern Hessen.
Name Adoption List Index (NALDEX)
A compilation of lists of surname-adoption by German Jews.
Phase I contains 15,000 records from early 19th-century Prussia.
Aufbau Survivors Lists
More than 33,000 Holocaust survivors, published in the German-language
newspaper Aufbau, New York, 1944-1946.
Westphalian Jews and the Holocaust
The fate of more than 8,000 Westphalian Jews.
Jews in Würzburg, 1900-1945
Biographical dictionary of more than 13,000 Jews living in Würzburg,
Lower Franconia, in the early 20th century.
The 1933 German Towns Project
Jewish inhabitants of German towns in 1933, compiled from town sources
by the ITS.
35,000 entries from 178 towns.
The Danzig Database
4,100 records about Jews in Danzig (now Gdańsk, Poland), from
Last Update: 10 Dec 2015 WSB