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Abraham Goldman

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Birthplace: Šiauliai, Šiaulių miesto savivaldybė, Šiauliai County, Lithuania
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Solomon Goldman and Freda Ruttenberg
Husband of Zipporah Bloomgarten and Taube Bienowitch Goldman
Father of Emma Goldman; Louis Goldman; Herman Goldman; Morris Moishe Yegor Moishe Goldman and Helena Goldman

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About Abraham Goldman

Abraham Goldman was married , in his youth, to Zipporah Bloomgarten.. Whether she had any children by him I don't know , but know that his elder brother had a son named Yegor.. When he was in his youth, Emma describes her father as "handsome, dashing and full of vitality". He was an ambitious, energetic, young man who dreamed of the large city and the big things he was able to do there. He was involved in Zionist activities, according to Eilat Gordin Levitas. (Read her paragraph about him.)

   According to his granddaughter,  He was highly educated and fluent in four or five languages and had cherished hopes of either becoming "a man of learning"or a man of the professions".
  Instead, he found himself, as a Jew, excluded from any real opportunity to advance, except , by taking advantage of  the peasants, which he refused to do.
The failure of his life, and the reality that he was't able to use his abilities made him a "verbissene"  which, in turn, caused him to be ill--natured and harsh toward his family. Emma ascribes   her parents' unhappy marriage to her mother's sexual reservedness that was aggravated by her father's harshness.
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Abraham Goldman's Timeline

1845
January 1845
Šiauliai, Šiaulių miesto savivaldybė, Šiauliai County, Lithuania
1869
June 27, 1869
Age 24
Kaunas, Kauno miesto savivaldybė, Kaunas County, Lithuania
1870
1870
Age 25
1872
1872
Age 27
1879
1879
Age 34
1909
January 14, 1909
Age 64
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