Steinschneider.com (A website dedicated to unraveling the mysteries of our
Site and Family News:
11/1/2015 Jan Fertig, through the Geni messaging system, sent a link
to the marriage record of Hugo Steinschneider (the author of this site’s
great-grandfather) from the Prostejov archives that have been posted
online. The information found here helped verify data that
had been originally submitted by Musch Steinschneider several decades ago. The
images below are captures of that data.
10/31/2015 A recent submission from Cousin Assaf Steinschneider, via
information provided by Cousin Danielle Feigenbaum, provided quite a bit of
genealogical information for Moritz Steinschneider’s (1817 - 1907) children.
This includes data on Max, Jacques, Joseph, and Julius. Some of the updated
information can be found in the corresponding
revised outline report. The source data is a listing for Berlin lawyers that
can be accessed in this PDF file.
1/10/2015 Thanks to extraordinary assistance from Sallyann Sack-Pikus,
Ph.D., editor of AVOTAYNU; the International Review of Jewish Genealogy, we've been able to update extensively the
genealogy of what has become the outline report of
Wolf Steinschneider in Poland.
Coincidentally, Sallyann's sister Judy Adler also contacted us at about the same
time. Judy's information was useful for the update of additional information in
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In September and October of 2009, the History Channel ran a series of shows
called Nostradamus Effect. Episode 4 was titled Nostradamus Effect: Hitler's Blood Oath
and featured a small segment on Hanussen. Although the series was a
little over-the-top, it contained interesting information nonetheless. A
clip covering the Hanussen component can be seen below. The entire series on
DVD can be ordered by clicking on the photo to the right of the video: