ESSINGEN: 76879 Rhineland-Palatinate (near Landau) (Gerz)
Photos of Jewish cemetery and synagogue; Donors: Irma Baum, 1979, Elizabeth Lunau, 1994; Period covered: 1978-1994; 6 items; location at LBI : Essingen, near Landau; Jewish community collection; Storage-Location: A 15/7; Accession Number(s): AR 4682. This is the same town as Essin:
· Old Cemetery: Owned and maintained by Rheinpfalz. Plat Nr. 6156. Size: 8,587 sq. meters; opened 1618. Source: Ernest B. Nathan with permission from Juedische Kultusgemeinde der Rheinpfalz.
· New Cemetery: Owned and maintained by Rheinpfalz. Plat Nr. 6036. Size: 2,428 sq. meters; opened 1869; (Source: Ernest B. Nathan received permission from Juedische Kultusgemeinde der Rheinpfalz to donate their data.) See Palatinate in Gereral section; Inventarisierung juedischer.. 7 tombstones (1 for each community). Source: Tagger, Mathilde A. Printed Books on Jewish cemeteries in the Jewish National and University Library in Jerusalem: an annotated bibliography . Jerusalem: The Israel Genealogical Society, 1997.
Many photos of cemetery here.
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