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Jewish Families from Přerov (Prerau), Moravia, Czech Republic

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  • Antonie Therese Mautner (1855 - 1915)
  • Eliška Kleinová (1912 - 1999)
    Eliška Kleinová, born Elisabeth "Lisa" Klein (February 27, 1912, Přerov, Moravia – September 2, 1999, Prague) was a Czech Jewish pianist, music educator, and was the siste...
  • Gideon Klein (1919 - 1945)
  • Eugen Stoszler / Stössler (1876 - 1943)
    Born 15. 03. 1876 Last residence before deportation: Prague I Transport AAn, no. 542 (06. 07. 1942, Prague -> Terezín) Transport Dr, no. 2183 (15. 12. 1943, Terezín -> Auschwitz...
  • Katharina Kien (1856 - 1942)
    Born 09. 08. 1856 Last residence before deportation: Brno Address/place of registration in the Protectorate: Brno Transport Af, no. 497 (31. 03. 1942, Brno -> Terezín) Murdered 16. 0...

This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Přerov (Prerau) in the Czech Republic.

Earliest known Jewish community was 1339. 1921 Jewish population: 717 in 1900 and 267 in 1930. Jewish quarter was destroyed in 1642 with pogroms 1774 and 1850. Self-standing political community was 1880-1919. Rabbi Abraham Placzek, 1803-84; publicist Oskar Donath, 1882-1940; and musician Gideon Klein, 1914-45, are buried here. The unlandmarked cemetery originated in 18th century with last known Conservative Jewish burial about 1882.