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Jewish Families of Radenin, Czech Republic

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  • Barbara Teller (deceased)
  • Jakob Teller (deceased)
  • Isak Teller (c.1802 - d.)
    Marriage: HBMa 617 CHOUSTNÍK (o. Tábor) O Folio 4
  • Ignaz (Hynek) Stern (1852 - d.)
  • Josefine Stern (1887 - d.)
    Birth record: Radenín (o. Tabor) 1750 N 1869-1930 (also partially) about 1866 to 1931 (even in part) from 1865 to 1930 image 11 CHOUSTNÍK (o. Tábor) index 619 N 1843-1930 (Choustník) N 1841, 1846...

This project seeks to document the Jewish families of Radenin

Cemetery

Earliest known Jewish community was before 1723. 1930 Jewish population was 9. Jews moved to big towns after 1848; independent congregation disbanded after 1921. Birthplace of prominent Czechoslovak diplomat Gustav Winter (1899-1943). The landmarked Jewish cemetery originated before 1723 with last known Conservative or Progressive/Reform Jewish burial in 1940-42. Choustnik (German: Chaustnik), 4 km away, used site. The isolated rural slight slope has no sign or marker. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all via a continuous masonry wall and non-locking gate. The pre- and post-WWII size of cemetery is 0.1403 ha.

100-500 stones date from 1741-20th century. The granite and sandstone flat shaped stones, finely smoothed and inscribed stones, flat stones with carved relief decoration, double tombstones or multi-stone monuments have Hebrew, German and Czech inscriptions. The cemetery has no known mass graves but has a pre-burial house. Praha Jewish community owns site used as a cemetery. Adjacent properties are agricultural. Occasionally, private visitors and local residents stop. Vandalism occurred during World War II, occasionally 1945-1991. Local non-Jewish residents and individuals or groups of non-Jewish origin did restoration occasionally before 1970. There is no maintenance. Serious threat: vegetation. Moderate threat: uncontrolled access, weather erosion, pollution and vandalism. Slight threat: existing and proposed nearby development.

Radenin Jewish Cemetery (IAJGS Jewish Cemetery Project)

"Founded before 1723, original gravestones are from the mid-18th century. Funerals were provided into beginning World War II (1939). Style of gravestones is baroque and classicist. Cemetery served for Radenin, Plana nad Luznici, Chynov and next. Place by the roadside into Kozmice evokes incommutable atmosphere and is expressive scenic element. It was declared as Cultural Monument in 1958." According to this Geocaching.com, restoration was underway.

Radenin - zidovsky hrbitov

Familianten are listed in 147 HBF XV/VII | Táborský | Radenín; folio: 1.

Censuses Censuses for Tabor for the following years enumerate Jewish families from Radenin:

(Note: Page numbers indicate primary Radenin pages. Check the rest of the files for other individuals with Radenin connections.) The following general censuses for Radenin may also contain Jewish families.

Metrical books (containing records of N = births, O = marriages, and Z = deaths) exist for RADENÍN (o. Tábor):

Radenin births were also indexed with records from the nearby town of Choustnik: CHOUSTNÍK (o. Tábor) index HBMa 619 N 1843-1930 (Choustník) N 1841, 1846, 1852, 1853, 1856, 1865-1931 (Radenín) kn 619