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Yitzchok HalevyAge: 69 years17301799

Name
Yitzchok Halevy
Given names
Yitzchok
Surname
Halevy

Yitzchok Lewitas

Name
Yitzchok Lewitas
Given names
Yitzchok
Surname
Lewitas
Name suffix
Halevy
Birth 1730 (5490)
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 577 House: 53 Family: 1 Given Name: Icek Surname: Lewitas [LEVIN] Status: husband Age: 64 Ref # in 1795 Census: 870 Occupation: Rabin Synagogi Ref: 578 Age: 53 Family: 1 Given Name: Sora Status: wife Age: 62
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 870 House: 53 Family: 284 Given Name: Isaac Father's Name: Marcus Age: 65 Status: family head Surname: [LEVIN] Ref # in 1790 Census: 577 Notes: father of head of census family 285, d.1799 (11 Sivan 5559) from Ir HaTzedek
Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I, page 135
Text:
From Lviv
Note: his father and grandfather died in Lviv, making the "from Lviv" his likely birth location.
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
MarriageSarah Leah LowenstammView this family

Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I, page 135a, Volume II, page79a
Death of a fatherMordechai Raitzes
February 5, 1738 (Shevat 15, 5498) (Age 8 years)
Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: volume I, page 30b-31a
Publication: Lemberg, 1863
Citation details: Entry #88
Birth of a son
#1
Mordechai Halevy
before 1759 (5519) (Age 29 years)

Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I, page 135b
Text:
His first son was the famous gaon Mordechai Halevy
Birth of a son
#2
Tzvi Hersch David Levin
1759 (5519) (Age 29 years)

Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 579 House: 53 Family: 1 Given Name: Dawid Cherszl Father: [Icek] Surname: [LEVIN] Status: son Age: 30 Ref # in 1795 Census: 873 Ref: 580 House: 53 Family: 1 Given Name: Faygla Status: wife Age: 29 Ref # in 1795 Census: 874
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 873 House: 53 Family: 285 Given Name: Hersch Dav. Father: Isaac Age: 36 Status: family head Surname: [LEVIN] Ref # in 1790 Census: 579 Notes: d.1831#422, inferred from m.1814 and 1822#43, link to b.1798,1803 ref: 874 House: 53 Family: 285 Given Name: Feigele Father: Abraham Age: 35 Status: wife Ref # in 1790 Census: 580
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Rechel Mechla Levin
about 1776 (5536) (Age 46 years)

Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 581 House: 53 Family: 1 Name: Rechel Mechla Patronym: [Hersch David] Surname: [LEVIN] Status: daughter Age: 14
Occupation
Av Bais Din of Chelm
from 1769 (5529) to 1778 (5538) (Age 39 years)
Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I page 135a and II, page 79a
Publication: Balaban, Majer, & Goldberg, J. (2002). Toldos ha-Yehudim bi-Krakov uve-Kaz'imiez', 1304-1868. Jerusalem: the Hebrew University Magnes Press. Hebrew translation of the Polish Balaban, Majer. 1931. Historja Zydow w Krakowie i na Kazimierzu, 1304-1868. Krakow: Nadzieja.
Citation details: pp 807-808
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
Note: note that page numbering is incorrect after page 134.
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 38
Citation details: Responsa No. 94 page 45a
Text:
In the name of the son-in-law of my uncle ... Rabbi Mordechai Segal Av Baisdin of Zalozce the son of the Av Baisdin of Chelm
Birth of a grandson
#2
Jakob Herschel Levin
1781 (5541) (Age 51 years)

Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 582 House: 53 Family: 1 Name: Jakub Hesel Patronym: [Hersch David] Surname: [LEVIN] Status: son Age: 9
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 875 House: 53 Family: 285 Name: Jacob Herschel Patronym: [Hersch David] Surname: [LEVIN] Status: son Age: 15
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Dina Lipke Levin
between 1787 (5547) and 1789 (5549) (Age 57 years)

Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 582 House: 53 Family: 1 Name: Dyna Patronym: [Hersch David] Surname: [LEVIN] Status: daughter Age: 1/2
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 876 House: 53 Family: 285 Name: Dine Lipke Patronym:[Hersch Dav.] Age: 8 Status: daughter Surname: [LEVIN]
Text:
Bride's Age: 43
Note: Age listed is about 5 years younger than the census
Death of a wifeSarah Leah Lowenstamm
1790 (5550) (Age 60 years)
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
She is mentioned with her husband in the 1790 census, but he is listed alone in the 1795 census
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Ester Perel Levin
1791 (5551) (Age 61 years)

Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 877 House: 53 Family: 285 Name: Ester Perel Patronym: [Hersch David] Surname: [LEVIN] Status: daughter Age: 4
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Sara Levin
1798 (5558) (Age 68 years)
Text:
Mother: Sary Mother's Maiden Name: Lewi Mother's Age: 25
Text:
bride was Sara Herszkowitz Lewi, age 24, the daughter of Hersz Dawid Lewi, the Rabbi
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Nachma Golde Levin
November 28, 1798 (Kislev 20, 5559) (Age 68 years)
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/search.html
Text:
Bride's Age: 15
Occupation
Cheif Rabbi of Krakow
from 1778 (5538) to 1799 (5559) (Age 48 years)
Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume II, page 79a
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
Text:
who died 1776, and was followed by R. Isaac ha-Levi of Lemberg, who died in 1799
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
Publication: Balaban, Majer, & Goldberg, J. (2002). Toldos ha-Yehudim bi-Krakov uve-Kaz'imiez', 1304-1868. Jerusalem: the Hebrew University Magnes Press. Hebrew translation of the Polish Balaban, Majer. 1931. Historja Zydow w Krakowie i na Kazimierzu, 1304-1868. Krakow: Nadzieja.
Citation details: pp. 809 and 813
Text:
from 1776 to 1798
Note: Starting in 1776, two year earlier than the year stated by the Klilas Yofi.
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 38
Occupation
Av Bais Din of Lesznow

Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume II, page 79a
Publication: Krakow, 1895
Citation details: pages 121-122
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 37
Note: A small town near Brody
Death June 14, 1799 (Sivan 11, 5559) (Age 69 years)
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
Source: Klilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: volume I, pages 107a, 135b, and volume 2 page 79
Note: The Klilas Yofi lists Rabbi Yitzchok's death three times. volume I, page 107a lists the death date as 11 Sivan [5]559, while in 135b, and volume 2 page 79 the death date is listed as as Friday, 11 Nisan, [5]559. This second date actually would be on Tuesday 16 April 1799. It should state as mentioned in the first reference Friday 11 Sivan [5]559.
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 42
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
Text:
who died 1776, and was followed by R. Isaac ha-Levi of Lemberg, who died in 1799
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
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Marriage:
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wife
Marriage: Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
son
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son

BirthKraków, Malopolskie, Poland, 1790 Census
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 577 House: 53 Family: 1 Given Name: Icek Surname: Lewitas [LEVIN] Status: husband Age: 64 Ref # in 1795 Census: 870 Occupation: Rabin Synagogi Ref: 578 Age: 53 Family: 1 Given Name: Sora Status: wife Age: 62
BirthKraków, Malopolskie, Poland, 1795 Census
Publication: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/Krakow/early.html
Text:
Ref: 870 House: 53 Family: 284 Given Name: Isaac Father's Name: Marcus Age: 65 Status: family head Surname: [LEVIN] Ref # in 1790 Census: 577 Notes: father of head of census family 285, d.1799 (11 Sivan 5559) from Ir HaTzedek
BirthKlilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I, page 135
Text:
From Lviv
Note: his father and grandfather died in Lviv, making the "from Lviv" his likely birth location.
BirthIr Hatzedek - Geschichte Der Krakauer Rabbinate
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
MarriageKlilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I, page 135a, Volume II, page79a
OccupationKlilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume I page 135a and II, page 79a
OccupationHistorja Zydow w Krakowie i na Kazimierzu 1304-1868
Publication: Balaban, Majer, & Goldberg, J. (2002). Toldos ha-Yehudim bi-Krakov uve-Kaz'imiez', 1304-1868. Jerusalem: the Hebrew University Magnes Press. Hebrew translation of the Polish Balaban, Majer. 1931. Historja Zydow w Krakowie i na Kazimierzu, 1304-1868. Krakow: Nadzieja.
Citation details: pp 807-808
OccupationIr Hatzedek - Geschichte Der Krakauer Rabbinate
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
Note: note that page numbering is incorrect after page 134.
OccupationLuchos Zikaron
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 38
OccupationShu"t Givas Shaul
Citation details: Responsa No. 94 page 45a
Text:
In the name of the son-in-law of my uncle ... Rabbi Mordechai Segal Av Baisdin of Zalozce the son of the Av Baisdin of Chelm
OccupationKlilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume II, page 79a
OccupationJewish Encyclopedia - Cracow Entry
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
Text:
who died 1776, and was followed by R. Isaac ha-Levi of Lemberg, who died in 1799
OccupationJewish Encyclopedia - Isaac Ben Mordecai Ha-Levi Entry
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
OccupationHistorja Zydow w Krakowie i na Kazimierzu 1304-1868
Publication: Balaban, Majer, & Goldberg, J. (2002). Toldos ha-Yehudim bi-Krakov uve-Kaz'imiez', 1304-1868. Jerusalem: the Hebrew University Magnes Press. Hebrew translation of the Polish Balaban, Majer. 1931. Historja Zydow w Krakowie i na Kazimierzu, 1304-1868. Krakow: Nadzieja.
Citation details: pp. 809 and 813
Text:
from 1776 to 1798
Note: Starting in 1776, two year earlier than the year stated by the Klilas Yofi.
OccupationIr Hatzedek - Geschichte Der Krakauer Rabbinate
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
OccupationLuchos Zikaron
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 38
OccupationKlilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: Volume II, page 79a
OccupationAnshe Shem Asher Shimshu Be'ir Lviv mi-1500-1890
Publication: Krakow, 1895
Citation details: pages 121-122
OccupationLuchos Zikaron
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 37
DeathIr Hatzedek - Geschichte Der Krakauer Rabbinate
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
DeathKlilas Yofi
Publication: Krakow, Vol. I, 1888, Vol. II, 1893 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36761 http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36762
Citation details: volume I, pages 107a, 135b, and volume 2 page 79
Note: The Klilas Yofi lists Rabbi Yitzchok's death three times. volume I, page 107a lists the death date as 11 Sivan [5]559, while in 135b, and volume 2 page 79 the death date is listed as as Friday, 11 Nisan, [5]559. This second date actually would be on Tuesday 16 April 1799. It should state as mentioned in the first reference Friday 11 Sivan [5]559.
DeathLuchos Zikaron
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: page 42
DeathJewish Encyclopedia - Cracow Entry
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
Text:
who died 1776, and was followed by R. Isaac ha-Levi of Lemberg, who died in 1799
DeathJewish Encyclopedia - Isaac Ben Mordecai Ha-Levi Entry
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
SourceIr Hatzedek - Geschichte Der Krakauer Rabbinate
Publication: Lemberg, 1874, M. F. Poremba Press. Reprinted in Baltimore, MD, 2008 by Barkin Brothers Press http://www.hebrewbooks.org/36876
Citation details: page 156
SourceJewish Encyclopedia - Isaac Ben Mordecai Ha-Levi Entry
Publication: The Jewish Encyclopedia. Funk and Wagnalls, New York 1901-1906. LCCN:16014703 http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com
SourceLuchos Zikaron
Publication: Frankfurt am Main, 1904
Citation details: #21, page 36 - 43
Birth
his father and grandfather died in Lviv, making the "from Lviv" his likely birth location.
Occupation
note that page numbering is incorrect after page 134.
Occupation
Starting in 1776, two year earlier than the year stated by the Klilas Yofi.
Occupation
A small town near Brody
Death
The Klilas Yofi lists Rabbi Yitzchok's death three times. volume I, page 107a lists the death date as 11 Sivan [5]559, while in 135b, and volume 2 page 79 the death date is listed as as Friday, 11 Nisan, [5]559. This second date actually would be on Tuesday 16 April 1799. It should state as mentioned in the first reference Friday 11 Sivan [5]559.