Israelite community, district of Lugoj: births (1886-1911)
This book records births that took place within families in and around the town of Lugoj from 1886-1911. Entries were generally not comprehensively completed, only on occasion was all the following, requested data provided: the names of the child and parents; the birth date and place; gender; whether the birth was legitimate; parents' birth place; information on circumcisions; midwives; and names of witnesses (to the circumcision or name-giving) or godparents. The book is printed and recorded in Hungarian; the Hebrew name of the child is normally recorded. Addenda are in Hungarian and Romanian.