Coat of arms of Treuchtlingen  48°57' N, 10°55'. a town in the Weißenburg-Gunzenhausen district, in Bavaria with a 2011 population of 12,778. : Alternate name in Yiddish: Troilingen.

Jewish population: 168 (in 1867), 119 (in 1933)

Treuchtlingen is situated on the river Altmühl, 9 km SW of Weißenburg in Bayern, and 45 km NE of Donauwörth. In addition to the town itself, Treuchtlingen includes 53 hamlets and villages. Municipal territory is divided in 12 Ortsteile (including the town) and several hamlets: See Wikipedia.

91757 Bavaria Mittelfranken (Gerz)

  • JewishGen GerSIG
  • Pinkas HaKehilot, Germany, Vol. 1 (1972), p. 310: "Treuchtlingen"
  • Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), pp. 1322-23: "Treuchtlingen".


Well tended cemetery located at Uhlbergstr., foot of Schlossberg, in town. Established 1780, enlarged 1929, variety of tombstones.

links and literature regarding the cemetery and the community. [Apr 2013]

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Last Updated on Monday, 09 June 2014 15:00