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Genealogy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Baruch Cohen Family Memorial Book

 Collection — Consolidated Box P23, Folder: P-811
Identifier: P-811
Abstract Collection contains a copy of the published memorial book and its English translation. The first generation described in the book is Rabbi Yehuda, the son of Rabbi Eliezer Halevi Mintz, the Askenazi Rabbi in the city of Padua, Italy, who died in the Hebrew year 5269 [1509]. The book, which covers the years 1461-1920, was translated from Hebrew by S.J. Sacks.
Dates: 1953

Papers of Iyda Hirsh Levitt

 Collection
Identifier: ASF AR 65
Abstract The papers of Iyda Hirsh Levitt are composed of two sections: (1) Notes derived from Ms. Hirsh Levitt’s work serving as the secretary for Rev. Dr. David de Sola Pool and (2) genealogical family trees for five families dating back to the colonial period, prior to the Revolutionary War. Dr. Pool served as the spiritual leader for Congregation Shearith Israel-the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue of New York from 1907 till his death in 1970. Ms. Hirsh Levitt worked as his secretary from 1935 till 1945.
Dates: 1864-1950; Majority of material found within 1935-1945

Solomon Cohen Estate Inventory

 Collection — Consolidated Box P24, Folder: P-827
Identifier: P-827
Abstract Estate is signed by Cohen's widow, Ernestine Cohen. The Cohens lived and owned a store on 170 Chatham Street, New York, N.Y.
Dates: 1866