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Amsterdam Portugese Marriage Records: 1598-1811

This database contains an index to 4,242 "marriage intention" notices, known as Banns, of Sephardic Jews in Amsterdam. The data spans the years 1598-1811.

This information was originally made available by Akevoth via dutchjewry.org, and added to JewishGen to improve searchability features. For additional information, click here.

Most of the records include the following fields:

  • Groom First Name
  • Groom Patronym
  • Groom Last Name
  • Groom Complete Name
  • Groom Birth Year
  • Origin
  • Hebrew Signature
  • Groom Witness First Name
  • Groom Witness Patronym
  • Groom Witness Last Name
  • Groom Witness Complete Name
  • Groom Witness Family Relation
  • Bride First Name
  • Bride Patronym
  • Bride Last Name
  • Bride Birth Year
  • Bride Witness First Name
  • Bride Witness Patronym
  • Bride Complete Name
  • Bride Witness Family Relation
  • Marriage Year
  • Marriage Account Number

For further information, contact: E Randol Schoenberg.


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This database can be searched via the JewishGen Netherlands Database, the JewishGen Sephardic Database or the JewishGen Unified Search


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