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Jewish families from Pravonin (Prawonin), Bohemia, Czech Republic

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  • Anna Kraus (1876 - bef.1945)
    Birth: HBMa Pravonin 1687 (image 9) Death:
  • Adolf Fischer (1884 - 1942)
    record of Adolf Fischer, line number 27 Death:
  • Alois Hübsch (1874 - 1943)
    Birth record: PRAVONÍN (o. Benešov) 1687 N 1874-1895 O 1844-1896 Z 1874-1896 (4/86)
  • Arnold Hübsch (1887 - aft.1942)
    Birth record: PRAVONÍN (o. Benešov) 1687 N 1874-1895 O 1844-1896 Z 1874-1896 (28/86)Death record: Born 09. 07. 1887* Last residence before deportation: Pravonín* Address/place of registration in the Pr...
  • Olga Beck (1886 - aft.1942)
    Probably: record: PRAVONÍN (o. Benešov) 1687 N 1874-1895 O 1844-1896 Z 1874-1896 (26/86)

This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pravonin (Prawonin) in Bohemia, Czech Republic

Cemetery

Earliest known Jewish community was probably 18th century. 1930 Jewish population was 9. Jews moved to big towns after 1848; independent Jewish congregation disbanded before 1920. The unlandmarked Jewish cemetery originated between 1735-1837. Ancestors of composer Gustav Mahler were buried here with last known Conservative Jewish burial in 1933. Chmelna, 4 km away, used site. The flat isolated rural (agricultural) site has no sign or marker. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all via a broken masonry wall without gate.

[http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/czech-republic/pravonin.html]