Wednesday, September 21, 2016

1818-1918 UNIVERSITY OF BONN: JEWISH STUDENTS

1818-1918 UNIVERSITY OF BONN: JEWISH STUDENTS
(information collected by Liliane Plath from University enrollment records)


Alphabetized lists in table format are provided, in German.
The student body was from all over Galicia, Germany, Russia, and other locations. The list includes:
Name
 Enrollment date—immatrikulation        
Fathers’ professions—beruf des Vaters
Subject/major—fach
Reference #--fundstelle
Place of birth---Geburtsort

Some professions found on the lists:


German
English
Arzt
Doctor
Bankier
Banker
Beamter
Official
Buchhandler
Book Seller
Fabrikant
Manufacturer
Fleischer
Butcher
Generalagent
General Agent
Gutsbesitzitzer
Land/Estate Owner
Ingenieur
Engineer
Justizrat
Counsellor of Justice, an honorary title given by the state to a lawyer or notary, indicating excellence
Juwelier
Jeweler
Kaufmann und Stadtrat
Merchant & Councilor
Kantor und Lehrer
Cantor & Teacher
Landwirt
Farmer
Lohgerber
Tanner
Lotterieeinnehmer
Lottery Ticket Seller
Metzger
Butcher
Rabbbiner
Rabbi
Rechtsanwalt
Lawyer
Rentier
Person living on income from property or investments

Verwaltungsbeamter
Administrative Officer
Viehhandler
Animal Handler
Vorbeter
Cantor; Prayer Leader
Wollhandler
Wool Trader