Israelite community, district of Timișoara: marriages (1857-1887)
This book records marriages that took place in the district of Timișoara from 1857-1887. Please note the majority of the marriages recorded took place in localities other than the town of Timișoara. A noticeable number of marriages mention Mehala, a settlement outside the city walls of Timișoara at the time of record. The district was incorporated into the city in 1910. Entries record the names, age, marital status (widow, etc), occupation of the bride and groom; their parents' names, residence, and (sometimes) occupation; and date, place, and officiant of the wedding. The book is printed in German and recorded in German and beginning around the 1870s, in Hungarian.