Cohn, Mozes
Cohn, Fiszel Moskowicz
unknown], Golda [maiden name
Cohn, Dawid
(Abt 1794-1874)


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1. Jeszurin-Jesinier, Szajna Ruchla

Cohn, Dawid

  • Born: Abt 1794
  • Marriage (1): Jeszurin-Jesinier, Szajna Ruchla
  • Died: Aug 21, 1874 about age 80

  General Notes:

Silk merchant. He was a member of the Dozor bozniczy, head of the Jew ish Burial Society, chairman of a charitable organization which provid ed clothing to the poor, and a member of the Jewish hospital in Warsa w for 25 years. He was an officer in the Jewish Civic Guard during th e Polish Uprising of 1830-31 [the "November Uprising"]. He petioned t he government three times (unsuccessfully) to obtain the privilege o f "favored citizen." He was also a generous benefactor to Jewish sett lers in Jerusalem and president of the Warsaw branch of the Meir Baa l Ha-Ness Fund in Warsaw.

Dawid married Szajna Ruchla Jeszurin-Jesinier, daughter of Izaak and Unknown.

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