The Cohen-Tannoudji : five centuries of sephardic itineraries p. 2
Based upon rabbinical texts and the growth and migration of their communities, the history of a famous family through Tunis, Tangiers, Jerusalem, Leghorn to the emigration to and later from Algeria with new groupings.
A family from Comtat-Venaissin in the Département du Gard : the Vidal family
This family has disappeared from the Département since the early XXth century. It used to be very active at the boundary of the XVIIIth and XIXth century. A discovery of five generations of wealthy dealers and owners.
Hebrew palaeography : Visit to the Rouen Monument Cemetery
A sepulture : a woman and her baby. Analysing the inscriptions and cross-checking with the life records provides outlooks on genealogy all over France which will be shown in a forthcoming issue.
Disentangle the skein of the Alsatian Netter
The author had put his research aside for some time, while discoveries by other genealogists made his problem progress. A review.
An imaginary genealogy
The author, deprived of information on a part of her family from the Ottoman Empire - the other one can be found and even has been explored - invents one, which becomes the true one : an interesting journey.
In the corpus of the French Committee for Jewish Archives, a catalogue on the Jews of the Département des Bouches-du-Rhône, an inventory of the documents kept in the Archives Départementales de Meurthe-et-Moselle, an inventory of the archives of the Jewish community of Nancy; Notes on notary and forensic acts from Boulay, Bouzonville and Freistroff (XVIth and XVIIh century); Vital records from Constantine (Algeria) in the XIXth century, etc..
"The regional Jewish cemetery at Lunéville", a new publication by Françoise Job et al. ; "The Jews in the Paris suburbs, from the 20ies to the 50ies", by Jean Laloum ; "Poetry, an essay on customs in the Comtat-Venaissin" by Noémie Mossé ; etc.
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More on the preparation documents for the 1784 Dénombrement, by Denis Ingold ; Laurent Kassel writes about the Nerson family and the ascendancy list of Michel Claude Goldschmidt.
ASCENDANCY LIST of Henry Spira