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Jewish Families of Schroda in Posen (Środa Wielkopolska)

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  • Hedwig Wolff (Wolff) (1860 - 1935)
    Born in Schroda, Posen, Prussia -- Kreis Schroda was a county in the southern administrative district of Posen, in the Prussian province of Posen. Died right around the time the Nazis really starte...
  • Martha Kaphan (1891 - d.)
    Martha Kaphan German Minority Census, 1939 Birth: Apr 12 1891 - Sroda, Schroda, Poland Residence: May 1939 - Berlin, Charlottenburg, Germany Death: Before May 8 1945
  • Herta Gordon (1898 - d.)
  • Gertrud Bial (1887 - 1944)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Bial, Gertrud geborene Bernstein geboren am 24. August 1887 in Schroda (poln. Sroda) / - / Posen wohnhaft in Breslau Deportation: ab Breslau 02. April 1...
  • Jacob Wolff (c.1813 - 1891)
    Born in Murzynowo kirchlich, Schroda, Posen, Prussia, Germany (Morrn) Signed and witnessed his daughter Hedwig's 27 Jan 1880 marriage in Posen at age 68. Edward David LUFT book: page 91: Jacob Wo...

Kreis Schroda was a Prussian county in Posen. The capital was the city of Schroda. Now called Środa Wielkopolska, Poland. Sroda was part of Prussia and then Germany from 1793 to 1919.

LDS Microfilms:

  • Film# 1857841 Familienregister naturalisierte Kinder 1840-1847 (r. & l. S.)
  • One LDS microfilm exists for this town. Number 1,857,841 has birth, marriage and death records for the 1840-1847 time period.


  • 52° 14′ 0″ N, 17° 17′ 0″ E
  • 52.233333, 17.283333

Luft, The NaturalizedJews of the Grand Duchy of Posen in 1834 and 1835, Revised Edition, 2004, published by Avotaynu, lists 19 individuals who became citizens in this time period in Schroda. Schroda belonged to the county of Schroda as did neighboring towns of Pudewitz (15 citizens), Santomysl (55) and Kostezyn (3) and Jaraczewo (11). . Some of the family names in Schroda in the 1834 and 1835 era are Baum, Baruch, Bernstein, Braun, Götz, Wolff, Posener, Mendel, Kocheim.