FROENINGUE: (Haut-Rhin département, Alsace région): 68720. Print

(German: Fräniga) The community of Froeningue, which numbered 154 Jewry in 1784, disappeared in the course of the 19th century. The synagogue remains, but as only a barn carrying an inscription on whose face is the date of 1869, the last relic of this Jewish community. [January 2008]

CEMETERY: A cemetery exists.See Jungholz: 4 burials. Submitted by Mathilde A. Tagger from her book Printed Books on Jewish cemeteries in the Jewish National and University Library in Jerusalem: an Annotated Bibliography . The Israel Genealogical Society, Jerusalem 1997 [January 2008]

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