Baden Jews

Introduction By Peter Landé

· Background
· Database
· Acknowledgements
· Searching the Database


This collection consists of the names of 730 Jews resident in various parts of Baden, Baden Baden, Freiburg, Heidelberg, Karlsruhe, Konstanz, Mannheim, Offenburg and Pforzheim, as well as nearby towns who had not been deported as of October 22, 1940.  Some of them were later deported.  The fate of others is not clear and many names do not appear in the Bundesarchiv's Gedenkbuch.


This database includes 730 names of Baden residents.

The fields for this database are as follows:


The source of the material is the Adolf Loebel collection at the Leo Baeck Institute in the New York, a copy of which is held at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.  The data were entered by volunteers in France, England, Israel and the United States.

In addition, thanks to JewishGen Inc. for providing the website and database expertise to make this database accessible.  Special thanks to Warren Blatt and Michael Tobias for their continued contributions to Jewish genealogy.  Particular thanks to the Research Division headed by Joyce Field and to Nolan Altman, coordinator of Holocaust files.

Nolan Altman
November 2008

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