List of European Jewish nobility

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Coat of arms of the Rothschild family. It was granted in 1822 by the Habsburg College of Heralds. It contains a clenched fist with five arrows symbolizing the five dynasties established by the five sons of Mayer Rothschild. The family motto appears below the shield: Concordia, Integritas, Industria (Harmony, Integrity, Industry).


  • Baron Lambert
  • Baron Jacques Brotchi
  • Baron Julien Klener
  • Francisco de Silva y Solis (Marquis de Montfort): Military commander under Emperor Leopold I; greatly aided in the defeat of the French François de Créquy in 1675. He settled in Antwerp as a professed Jew.
  • Hirsch


Baron Harry Emanuel de Almeda[1]




Many noble foreign jewish families live in France but there were not jewish families formally enobled by a French monarch.


Between 1819 and 1900, a number of titles were conferred on Jews. Of a sample of 700 German nobles created during this period, 62 were Jewish.[2]

  • Auerbach
  • Bleichroder
  • de Hirsch
  • von Kaullas
  • von Oppenheim
    • Baron Georg von Ullmann
  • Maurice de Hirsch of Bavarian "Von Hirsch Auf Gereuth" family.
  • von Redé
  • Reuter
  • Rothschild family
  • Rotbert
  • von Schwarzau (originally de Suasso)
  • von Gil
  • Aviel Justice Stein (commonly known as Avi Stein)
  • Von Collen/von Cölln






See also[edit]


  1. ^ The Nobilites edited by the Marquis de Ruvigny , auteur of « the blood Royal of Britain », “The Jacobite Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage”, “The Plant Agener Roll”, etc.
  2. ^ Rubinstein, W. D. (1993). Capitalism, Culture and Decline in Britain: 1750 -1990. New York, USA. p. 160. ISBN 0415037182. 
  3. ^ "Joseph, Baron Gunzburg (Russian philanthropist and banker) - Britannica Online Encyclopedia". Retrieved 2012-04-26. 
  4. ^ "Horace, Baron Gunzburg (Russian philanthropist and civil-rights activist) - Britannica Online Encyclopedia". 1909-03-02. Retrieved 2012-04-26. 
  5. ^ "Noble Families Of Jewish Ancestry". Retrieved 2012-04-26. 

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