website is dedicated to the study and
Jewish family history in the town of Lackenbach, in Burgenland,
formerly Lakompak in Sopron, Hungary.
אתר זה הוקם ומוקדש לחקר והנצחת הקהילה היהודית בלאקענבאך, בורגנלנד, אוסטריה, לשעבר
לקומפק, שופרון, הונגריה
[German], Lakompak (old: Lakonbak;
Felsö Loỏk) [Hungarian],
(Yiddish], לקנבך (Hebrew]
16°28' E . 15 km south-west to
Sopron, Hungary; 30 km south to
Eisenstadt, Austria; 69 km south to Wien, Austria.
- Before WW1 Lakompak
in Sopron megye, Hungary.
- Between WW1 and WW2 Lackenbach
in Burgenland, Austria.
- After 1921 (still today) Lackenbach
in the district of
Oberpullendorf, Burgenland, Austria.
Lackenbach Mohel Book 1821 תקפ"א
Click here to view sample pages
Lackenbach is a
small town in
Burgenland, Austria. Its Jewish community flourished for more than 300
from the 1600s to
are no Jews in Lackenbach since. Only the Jewish cemetery is still
Synagogue - destroyed in the
| Lackenbach map
Jewish Cemetery circled
As of 1st of September 2012: Lackenbach
Marriage and Death (BMD) records
are online in
Hungary Civil Registration 1985-1920. Jewish
registration included! (There is no index).
Or: general search in Family
search by name and place.
As of 21st
of May 2011: Lackenbach 1833 - 1895 Jewish
Birth, Marriage and Death (BMD) records are searchable
births, 1125 deaths, and 498 marriages, for a total of 3730 records
are available as of May 2011.
JewishGen All Hungarian database, enter your username and
and then enter "town" "is exactly" "Lackenbach" and the surname.
(1 Feb 2010):
List of Lackenbach
Synagogue Men seat
register, about 200 names (from about 1885).
( 18 Aug 2012): The
complete Roffe Mohel Book (1821-1871) is now online at the Leo Baeck
followed by the complete Neufeld
Mohel Book (1882-1924).
If you need help with translation from
Hebrew, please contact Yohanan: firstname.lastname@example.org
( 29 Aug
2011): Elizabeth Fraller's
documentary, interviewing old residents of Lackenbach about the
und Vergessen – Auf der Suche nach Spuren jüdischen
Lebens in Lackenbach. Österreich 2009.
( 7 Jul
Gadol shel Chevra Machzikei Torah, 1910
containing the names of deceased congregants, both
men and women, honoring their Torah
( 9 Apr 2011):
Mohel Book (Neufeld):
Hebrew registration and English translation of 345 circumcisions from 1882
(16 Nov 2010): Lackenbach 1715
Tax Payer list;
photos and postcards (in "Postcards",
"Cemetery photos" and "Holocaust").
(30 Oct 2010): Article about Lackenbach Jewish
Community by Johannes Graf (Scholem Alejchem), in:
Jewish Communities - Lackenbach.
2010): Information about Rabbi
Ungar, including list
of 46 Community members that signed his Rabbinate Nomination.
of 1742 (!) graves in Lackenbach
2010): Identification of students in school
photos by Elli GINZBURG - STRAUSSBERG from Herzelia, Israel.
(15 Mar 2010): List
(15 Feb 2010): List
Synagogue Women seat
register, about 200
Lackenbach served as a regional Jewish
centre for other near by
towns in Hungary and Austria, which had a small Jewish population,
and had no Jewish community services available.
Therefore, Lackenbach Jewish BMD records may
include entries from: Csepreg, Gross Warasdorf, Kleine Warasdorf, Guns,
Kobersdorf, Lackendorf, Stob
and other towns.
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