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Lot #    10953
Auction End Date    7/12/2005 12:32:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Marriage register with important signatures
Title (Hebrew)    פנקס מקהילת קאמינקא
Author    [Ms. - Community]
City    Kamionka Strumiowa
Publication Date    1789-1861
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [45] ff., 353:227 mm., light age staining, ink on printed form, text on 12 ff, bound in contemporary boards.
   Register of marriages performed in Kamionka Strumiowa, Ukraine giving the date, names of bride and groom, signed by the officiating rabbi(s).

Among the notable names are R. Avigdor b. Abraham Horowitz, nephew of the Haphlah, and R. Joshua (Osais) b. Shalom Rosenfeld (c. 1830-1897), father-in-law of R. Solomon Halberstam, Admor of Bobov (1847–1906), grandson of R. Hayyim Halberstam of Zanz. An only son, R. Joshua suceeded his father in the rabbinate, was the son in law of R. Samuel Zevi Hirsch brother in lar of the Sar of Belz. His pain and suffering for his daughter's 16 years as an agunah led him to observe many fast days and supplications.

   Ozar ha-Rabonim 16; 7633; Wunder v. 4, col 787-788
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Listing Classification
18th Century:    Checked
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Customs:    Checked
History:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica