Source Information

Ancestry.com. Romania, The Jews of Oradea (Nagyvarad), 1939-1945 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: This data is provided in partnership with JewishGen.org.

About Romania, The Jews of Oradea (Nagyvarad), 1939-1945

Between March and June 1944, five lists of Jewish businesses in Oradea (Nagyvarad) were drawn up by the mayor’s office. This database contains information from all five of those lists.

Entries may include the following details:

  • page number (numbers are preceded by the letters A through E, representing the five lists)
  • name
  • status/title (such as "Dr." or "özv."/"özvegy," which means widow)
  • occupation
  • address
  • comments

You can learn more about this database at the JewishGen website.