Ischar Berish (Bernhard) Löwenstein

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Ischar Dov Berish (Bernhard) Löwenstein (Lewinsztain)

Nicknames: "Berko"
Birthplace: House #13, Międzyrzec Podlaski, Poland
Death: Died in Lviv (Lemberg), Ukraine
Cause of death: Long Illness
Immediate Family:

Son of Icek Ozer Lewensztein and Fejga Bejla Lewinstein
Husband of Lina (Rachel Lea) Löwenstein
Father of Ida Goldman; Alma Rubin; Anna Spitzer; Rozalia (Rosa) Sochaczewski / Welt; Clara Diamant / Bachrach and 1 other
Brother of Ruchla Blima Lewensztein; Reyza Sura Löwenstein; Amalia (Malka Tzertil) Luksenburg; Nuchym Lewensztein; Lina Luksenburg and 1 other

Occupation: Rabbi, Preacher
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About Ischar Dov Berish (Bernhard) Löwenstein (Lewinsztain)

Various sources give his birth date as February 1, 1821, and the newspaper notice of his death states that he was 69 years old at the time of his death, but his birth record states that he was born on April 7, 1822.

He was born in Międzyrzec Podlaski and elected A.B.D. of Gyergyószentmiklós, Hungary (now Gheorgheni, Romania). In 1857 he was elected as a preacher in Lvov. On the occasion of his jubilee there, Buber published Sha'arei Tzion in his honour.


  • Neil Rosenstein, The Unbroken Chain (1990) Volume 1, Chapter 1V, page 247, G 13.
  • Salomon Buber, Anshei Shem # 320.
  • Dr S. Gronemann, Genealogische Studien uber die alten judischen familien Hannovers (1913)


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Ischar Berish (Bernhard) Löwenstein's Timeline

April 7, 1822
Międzyrzec Podlaski, Poland
Age 24
Liptovský Mikuláš, Liptovský Mikuláš, Žilina Region, Slovakia
October 1850
Age 28
Liptovský Mikuláš, Liptovský Mikuláš, Žilina Region, Slovakia
Age 29
Liptovský Mikuláš, Liptovský Mikuláš, Žilina Region, Slovakia
Age 31
Liptovský Mikuláš, Liptovský Mikuláš, Žilina Region, Slovakia
February 14, 1859
Age 36
Bučovice, Bučovice, South Moravian Region, Czech Republic
Age 36
March 15, 1889
Age 66
Lviv (Lemberg), Ukraine