Data entered by William HEMARDINQUER
It’s only on September 27th 1791 that the "Assemblee Constituante" voted the end of the discriminations against Jews.
But even before this vote, many Jews have chose to support the French Revolution. More than one hundred of them, quite half of the chiefs of family have been recruited in the "Garde Nationale" as soon as 1789. In one of his book, Leon Kahn wrote a list of them. Our member William Hemardinquer has entered this list. Perhaps you will find an ancestor among them. In that case, please tell us.
In 1789, Paris was divided in 6 divisions :