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Yosef ben Shlomo the Kohen, aka Joe Cohen

Birthplace: Vilnius, Lithuania
Death: Died in Portland, OR, USA
Place of Burial: Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Tysman "Reb Lippie" S Ha Cohen and Unknown
Husband of Seril "Sarah" Dubiver-Cohen (Dubiver)(DuBovy) and Anna Vonivue (Barniwil) Cohen
Father of Max Cohen; Harry Cohen; Si Cohen; Julius Cohen; Ben Cohen and 3 others
Brother of Annie Calmenson; Reb Lippe Ha Cohen; Sam Cohen; Phillip Cohen and Morris Cohen

Occupation: Clothing Store & Tailor / Hat Maker
Managed by: Marcus J Cohen
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  • St Paul City Dir 1895 - Joseph Cohen moved to Portland Oregon

A photo of Joe Cohen and his Calmenson cousins can be seen on page 102 of Jewish Pioneers of St Paul, author Gene H. Rosenblum. Page 102 photo captian states Joe Cohen was cousin to Cain and Louis, two of Moses Calmensons children. Moses married Bas Sheva, daughter of Reb Lippe Ha Cohen, Cain married Annie Cohen, sister of Reb Lippe Ha Cohen. Photo and captain can be viewed on line at Google Books. My grandparents Max and Myrtle Cohen left a photo circa early 1920's of my great grandfather Joe with sister Annie Cohen-Calmenson is noted on back "sister Annie". Max and Myrtles daughter, my aunt Maxine Cohen told me Annie was Joes sister. The photo of Annie Cohen-Calmenson and brother Joe standing together can be seen by clicking the Media tab above.

Joe and his father-in-law David Dubiver, a member of the Painted Woods Coloney moved to Oregon where they and their sons opened stores in The Dalles, Portland, and Salem.

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Joe Cohen's Timeline

Vilnius, Lithuania
July 1879
- present
Age 18
NY, NY, United States
Age 23
Saint Paul, MN, USA
January 1, 1885
Age 24
Saint Paul, MN, USA

Max Cohen Sr, b. January 1, 1884 or January 2, 1885. Max is first son of Yosef ben Shlomo the Kohen, aka Joe Cohen and Seril Cohen, nee' Dubiver. Joseph Cohen birth place Poland occupation Clothing. Residence Robert St, St. Paul, Minn. Mothers maiden name Sarah born Austria, Physician or Midwife Tuchner, Legitimate Yes, Date Filed January 11, 1885

September 26, 1887
Age 26
Saint Paul, MN, USA
Age 28
St Paul, MN, USA
September 8, 1890
Age 29
St Paul, MN, USA
- present
Age 29
St Paul, Minn, United States
December 24, 1894
Age 33
St Paul, MN, USA
September 18, 1898
Age 37