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  • BRESLAU Marcus H

    BRESLAU Marcus H

    Male 1808 - 1864  (56 years)

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    • Name BRESLAU Marcus H  
      Born 1808  Hamburg? Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
      Gender Male 
      Address 1841  Green Street, St Mary Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Address 1854  18, Mansell Street, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Occupation Proprietor of The Chronicle from the 1 Sep 1854 to Dec 1854 when the paper was almalgamated and became The Jewish Chronicle and Hebrew Observer and Marcus Breslau was shown editor for a few weeks until the owner took over full management of the paper.

      Professor of languages and journalist.  
      Died 15 May 1864  German Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
      • GRO: Jun 1864 BRESSLAN (sic) Marcus Hackney 1b 269
      Buried Lauriston Road Jewish Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
      • Inscription: Marcus H BRESLAU .. 5624.
        From the Hebrew inscription: Mr. Mordecai bar Hayim Breslau Sunday 9 Iyar 5624.
      • A letter to the editor of the Jewish Chronicle 04 Mar 1870: states that 'Mr Breslau stood forth as unpaid champion and defender of Judaisim' [extract] and 'surely such a man should have some simple memorial stone to mark out his last resting place. I would subscribe my mite towards it, yours truly I.L Levison.' [extract].

        Mr Levison writes again in April 1870 to state that the funds have nearly been raised. [2, 3]
      Breslau, Marcus H
      Breslau, Marcus H
      Ref: LK100
      Plot: A.1.22
      Person ID I1988
      Last Modified 28 Dec 2014 

    • Sources 
      1. [S6] Census 1841 (therefore dates maybe up to 5 yrs out).

      2. [S16] JV 1861-1870 & 1871 - 1880, Doreen Berger, (Robert Boyd Publications), ISBN 1899536728.

      3. [S15] JC Archive.

      4. [S66]

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