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WEIKERSHEIM 97990 Baden-Württemberg (Gerz, Peters).

DISTRICT: Main-Tauber Kreis.

LOCATION OF CEMETERY: Gewann "Stadelhof" Weikersheim, (Detail).

IN USE: From 1730 until 1941.
NUMBER OF GRAVESTONES: 607.

DOCUMENTATION:

  • 1989 photographs of all gravestones with mapping of graves by Zentralarchiv.
  • 1999 complete cemetery documentation including above photographs by the Office for Historic Monuments (Landesdenkmalamt, ed. Guido Kleinberger).
  • Numerous photographs of individual gravestones and general cemetery views in Alemannia Judaica.

PUBLICATIONS:

  • (LBI)
  • 1 photographic overview of cemetery and 1 individual gravestone by Württemberg1932 page133.
  • History by Schweizer 1924, page20.
  • History by Fechenbach 1972, page17.
  • History by Oberhollenzer 1982.
  • Helmut Hermann: Zur Geschichte der Juden in Weikersheim (1637-1987) pub. 1989 (Sigmaringen) (LBI).
  • Eva Maria Kraiss: Bet Hachajim - Haus des Lebens : juedische Friedhoefe in Wuerttembergisch Franken. Pub. Kuenzelsau 2003. 144 pages, chiefly colored ill. ISBN 3-89929-009-7 (LB).

NOTES:

SOURCE: University of Heidelberg and Alemannia Judaica

(Researched and translated from German 2009)

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