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Yosef Berger 1996 Monument - Har Hazaisim, Yerushalayim

Yosef BergerAge: 108 years18881996

Name
Yosef Berger
Given names
Yosef
Surname
Berger
Alt. Birth
Birth information from US immigration sources
January 25, 1884 (Tevet 27, 5644) (Age )
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Publication: Social Security Administration https://secure.ssa.gov/apps7/eFOIA-FEWeb/internet/main.jsp OEO FOIA Workgroup 300 N. Greene Street P.O. Box 33022 Baltimore, Maryland 21290-3022
Publication: Dated July 17, 1995, signed by Herbert E. Nicholls, Jr., Director Office of International Operations
Publication: Jerusalem Post, July 21, 1995
Birth 1888 (5648)
Publication: JRI-Poland Index ( http://www.jri-poland.org ) - Nowy Zmigrod PSA Births 1866-89
Birth of a sisterBerger
1888 (5648)
Publication: JRI-Poland Index ( http://www.jri-poland.org ) - Nowy Zmigrod PSA Births 1866-89
Death of a sisterBerger
1888 (5648)
Publication: JRI-Poland Index ( http://www.jri-poland.org ) - Nowy Zmigrod PSA Births 1866-89
MarriageReizel LeserView this family
September 17, 1911 (Elul 24, 5671) (Age 23 years)
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Text:
I am a widower; the name of my wife was Reisla; we were married on Sept, 17, 1911 at Krakow, Poland; She was born at Krakow, Poland on 1889.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Toba Sara Berger
May 27, 1913 (Iyar 20, 5673) (Age 25 years)
Publication: September 11, 1946, No 15752
Publication: US District Court for the Eastern District of New York, NY
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Text:
1 Child Teofila (f) May 27, 1913, born in Poland, resides in New York, NY
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Text:
1 Child Teofila (f) May 27, 1913, born in Poland now resides in New York
Death of a fatherMoshe Chaim Berger
before 1914 (5674) (Age 26 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Moishe Chaim Berger
September 1, 1914 (Elul 10, 5674) (Age 26 years)
Publication: http://www.shoreshim.org
Citation details: Mojzesz Chaim Berger Entry
Text:
Last name: Berger First name: Mojzesz Chaim Birth date: September 1, 1914 Birth place: Kraków Parents: Józef i Reizla Leser Address: ul. Wolnica 4 Occupation: przy rodzicach (with parents)
Death of a sonMoishe Chaim Berger
September 11, 1942 (Elul 29, 5702) (Age 54 years)
Publication: Second edition published by Rabbi Dovid Nosson Lesser, great great grandson of Rabbi Menachem Mendel, author, Jerusalem, Israel, 1957. First published by Rabbi Yosef Leser, grandson of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Leser, Przemysl, Poland, 1878
Citation details: Yosef Berger Monument on Har Hazesim
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Given Name: Moishe Chaim Father: Yosef Surname: Berger Date of Death: 1 Tishrei, [5]702
Residence from 1911 (5671) to 1942 (5702) (Age 23 years)
Occupation
Corset Manufacturer
from 1926 (5686) to 1942 (5702) (Age 38 years)
Publication: 1929
Citation details: Wykaz Zawodow (List of Occupations) page 51a
Text:
Business Type: Manufaktura Name: Berger Jozef Address: Miodowa 5
Source: Helen Muller
Note: 1926 was the earliest address book entry I found, but it may have been open much earlier.
Occupation
Cafe
from 1929 (5689) to 1942 (5702) (Age 41 years)
Address: Jozef Berger Cafe Miodowa 7 Krakow, Malopolskie Poland
Publication: 1929
Citation details: page 394
Death of a sisterMatel Berger
1944 (5704) (Age 56 years)
Publication: Published in 1967 by Menachem Mendel and Tzvi Parnes, Brooklyn, NY
Citation details: Page 268
Death of a wifeReizel Leser
August 11, 1945 (Elul 2, 5705) (Age 57 years)
Publication: Zydowski Instytut Historyczny (2000) ISBN: 8385888276
Citation details: Toba Sara Pflanzer Monument
Text:
Given Name: Toba Sara Surname: Pflanzer Date of Death: 22 Shevat [5]727 - 2 Feb, 1967 Father: Yosef Berger Husband: Yitzchok Pflanzer
Residence from April 1945 (Iyar 5705) to August 1945 (Elul 5705) (Age 57 years)
Publication: Printed in Jerusalem, Palestine in 1945 ny Hamadpis Liphshitz Press
Text:
Name: Berger, Jozef Place: Krakow Page: 16
Residence June 1946 (Sivan 5706) (Age 58 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. Munich, Vienna and Barcelona Jewish Displaced Persons and Refugee Cards, 1943-1959 (JDC) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Munich, Vienna and Barcelona Jewish Displaced Persons and Refugee Cards. New York: American Jewish Joint Distribution
Immigration January 16, 1947 (Tevet 24, 5707) (Age 59 years)
Publication: New York. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897. Micropublication M237. Rolls # 1-675. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
Death of a brotherHenoch Berger
December 13, 1949 (Kislev 22, 5710) (Age 61 years)
Citation details: Bardejov Jewish Preservation Committee http://www.bardejov.org
Text:
Henoch son of Moshe Chaim Berger. Died on 22 Kislev 5710 (13 December 1949). His son Moshe Chaim died in the Nazi extermination camp on Shmini Atzeres (22 Tishrei) [5]703 (Oct 3, 1942), age 29.
Occupation
Rabbi of Agudath Achim of Harlem
from 1950 (5710) to 1959 (5719) (Age 62 years)
Publication: Social Security Administration https://secure.ssa.gov/apps7/eFOIA-FEWeb/internet/main.jsp OEO FOIA Workgroup 300 N. Greene Street P.O. Box 33022 Baltimore, Maryland 21290-3022
Note: Dates are approximate
Citizenship June 23, 1952 (Sivan 30, 5712) (Age 64 years)
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Immigration 1959 (5719) (Age 71 years)
MarriageToba PokerView this family
1959 (5719) (Age 71 years)
Death of a daughterToba Sara Berger
February 2, 1967 (Shevat 22, 5727) (Age 79 years)
Citation details: Toba Sara Pflanzer Monument
Text:
Given Name: Toba Sara Surname: Pflanzer Date of Death: 22 Shevat [5]727 - 2 Feb, 1967 Father: Yosef Berger Husband: Yitzchok Pflanzer
Publication: Published in 1967 by Menachem Mendel and Tzvi Parnes, Brooklyn, NY
Citation details: Page 269
Residence from 1959 (5719) to April 19, 1996 (Nissan 30, 5756) (Age 71 years)
Death April 19, 1996 (Nissan 30, 5756) (Age 108 years)
Citation details: Yosef Berger Monument on Har Hazesim
Text:
Given Name: Yosef Surname: Berger Date of Death: 30 Nisan [5]756 - 19/04/1996 Father: Moshe Chaim
Burial
Address: Har Hazesim Jerusalem Israel
Phone: 02-6275050
Citation details: Yosef Berger Monument on Har Hazesim
Text:
Given Name: Yosef Surname: Berger Date of Death: 30 Nisan [5]756 - 19/04/1996 Father: Moshe Chaim

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father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
7 years
himself
1 year
twin sister
sister
sister
Family with Reizel Leser - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 17, 1911 (Elul 24, 5671)Kraków, Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
20 months
daughter
15 months
son
Moishe Chaim Berger
Birth: September 1, 1914 (Elul 10, 5674) 26 25Kraków
Death: September 11, 1942 (Elul 29, 5702)Bochnia
Family with Toba Poker - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1959 (5719)Bnei Brak, Tel Aviv District, Israel
Moishe Freund + Toba Poker - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
step-son
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step-son
Private
step-son
Private

Alt. BirthJosef Berger 1947 Declaration of Intent for Naturalization No. 348759
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
BirthNowy Zmigród, Podkarpackie, Poland - 1888 - Joseph Berger Birth Registration
Publication: JRI-Poland Index ( http://www.jri-poland.org ) - Nowy Zmigrod PSA Births 1866-89
MarriageJosef Berger 1947 Declaration of Intent for Naturalization No. 348759
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
Text:
I am a widower; the name of my wife was Reisla; we were married on Sept, 17, 1911 at Krakow, Poland; She was born at Krakow, Poland on 1889.
OccupationKsiega Adresowa Miasta Krakowa - 1926 (Address Book of the City of Krakow - 1926)
Publication: 1929
Citation details: Wykaz Zawodow (List of Occupations) page 51a
Text:
Business Type: Manufaktura Name: Berger Jozef Address: Miodowa 5
OccupationHelen Muller
OccupationKsiega Adresowa Polski (Wraz z w.m. Gdanskiem dla Handlu, Przemyslu Rzemiosl I Rolnictwa) - Directory of Poland, including Gdansk, for trade, industry, handicraft and agriculture (1929)
Publication: 1929
Citation details: page 394
ResidencePinkas HaNitzolim II - Register of Jewish Survivors II
Publication: Printed in Jerusalem, Palestine in 1945 ny Hamadpis Liphshitz Press
Text:
Name: Berger, Jozef Place: Krakow Page: 16
ResidenceAmerican Jewish Joint Distribution Displaced Persons and Refugee Card - Joseph Berger
Publication: Ancestry.com. Munich, Vienna and Barcelona Jewish Displaced Persons and Refugee Cards, 1943-1959 (JDC) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Munich, Vienna and Barcelona Jewish Displaced Persons and Refugee Cards. New York: American Jewish Joint Distribution
ImmigrationSS Ernie Pyle Passenger Manifest - January 3, 1947
Publication: New York. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897. Micropublication M237. Rolls # 1-675. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
ImmigrationJoseph Berger 1947 Immigration Card
ImmigrationJosef Berger 1947 Certificate of Arrival
OccupationJoseph Berger Social Security Application (SS-5)
Publication: Social Security Administration https://secure.ssa.gov/apps7/eFOIA-FEWeb/internet/main.jsp OEO FOIA Workgroup 300 N. Greene Street P.O. Box 33022 Baltimore, Maryland 21290-3022
CitizenshipJosef Berger 1947 Declaration of Intent for Naturalization No. 348759
Publication: US District Court for the Southern District of New York, NY
DeathMonument/Tombstone
Citation details: Yosef Berger Monument on Har Hazesim
Text:
Given Name: Yosef Surname: Berger Date of Death: 30 Nisan [5]756 - 19/04/1996 Father: Moshe Chaim
BurialMonument/Tombstone
Citation details: Yosef Berger Monument on Har Hazesim
Text:
Given Name: Yosef Surname: Berger Date of Death: 30 Nisan [5]756 - 19/04/1996 Father: Moshe Chaim
Occupation
1926 was the earliest address book entry I found, but it may have been open much earlier.
Occupation
Dates are approximate
OccupationKsiega Adresowa Miasta Krakowa - 1926 (Address Book of the City of Krakow - 1926) - Manufaktura - Berger, Jozef, Moidowa 5Ksiega Adresowa Miasta Krakowa - 1926 (Address Book of the City of Krakow - 1926) - Manufaktura - Berger, Jozef, Moidowa 5
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OccupationKsiega Adresowa Polski 1929 page 394 - Cafe - Jozef BergerKsiega Adresowa Polski 1929 page 394 - Cafe - Jozef Berger
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DeathYosef Berger 1996 Monument - Har Hazaisim, YerushalayimYosef Berger 1996 Monument - Har Hazaisim, Yerushalayim
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DeathMemorial for Moshe Chaim Berger on his father Yosef Berger's monumentMemorial for Moshe Chaim Berger on his father Yosef Berger's monument
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BurialMemorial for Moshe Chaim Berger on his father Yosef Berger's monumentMemorial for Moshe Chaim Berger on his father Yosef Berger's monument
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BurialMemorial for Moshe Chaim Berger on his father Yosef Berger's monumentMemorial for Moshe Chaim Berger on his father Yosef Berger's monument
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BurialYosef Berger 1996 Monument - Har Hazaisim, YerushalayimYosef Berger 1996 Monument - Har Hazaisim, Yerushalayim
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