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ERMERSHAUSEN: 96126 Bavaria, Lower Franconia (Gerz, Peters).

DISTRICT: Kreis Hassberge.

LOCATION OF CEMETERY:

IN USE: From 1832 until the Nazi period.

NUMBER OF GRAVESTONES: 226.

DOCUMENTATION:

PUBLICATIONS:

  • In Schwierz - refer to Sources below.
  • Michael Trüger: Der jüdische Friedhof in Ermershausen, publ. Der Landesverband der Israelitischen. Kultusgemeinden in Bayern. 8. Jahrgang Nr. 58 in September 1993.
  • ERMERSHAUSEN | bayern-bavaria - International Jewish Cemetery Project Die Jüdischen Friedhöfe im Landkreis Hassberge - a booklet, including this cemetery, publ. by researcher Fr. Cordula Kappner, Mühlenweg 5, 97475 Zeil a. Main, Germany or here in pdf format

     

NOTES:

  • The Jewish communties of Altenstein and Maroldsweisach also used this cemetery for burials
  • This cemetery is enclosed by a stone wall, which bears, beside the wooden gate, a memorial plaque in memory and as a reminder of the former Ermershausen and Maroldsweisach fellow Jewiish citizens.

SOURCE: Alemannia Judaica and Schwierz, pages 54-55 (LBI).

(Researched and translated from German September 2009).

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