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Philip (Feisch) Zerkowitz (Kohn-Zerkowitz)

Also Known As: "Philip Kohn", "Feisch Zerkowitz"
Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Trenčín, Trenčiansky kraj, Slovakia
Death: March 7, 1908 (77)
Vienna, Austria
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathan Samuel (Nesanel) (Sándor) Kohn-Zerkowitz and Cecilia Knöpfelmacher Kohn-Zerkowitz (Kohn-Boschan)
Husband of Bertha (Betty) Zerkowitz
Father of Alexander (Nesanel) Zerkowitz; Armin (Herman) (Emanuel) Zerkowitz; Flora Rosenfeld (Zerkowitz); Ida (Yolo) Stephan (Wechsler) and Unnamed Daughter Zerkowitz
Brother of Bernard Zerkowitz; Fradl Kohn-Zerkowitz; Julianna (Julie) (Judith) Spitzer and Simon Zerkowitz (Kohn-Zerkowitz)
Half brother of Herman Knöpfelmacher; Lazar Kohn-Zerkowitz; Simon Kohn-Zerkowitz; Chaja-Sara (Rosalia) Tauber (Kohn-Zerkowitz); Marie Waldner (Kohn-Zerkowitz) and 2 others

Occupation: "Herrenkleider verlag" (Men's fashion publisher)
Managed by: Private User
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About Philip Zerkowitz

United States immigration records show that Philip Zerkowitz, age 35, from Vienna, arrived in New York City, 17 September 1866, on the ship "Palmyra". He likely stayed for only a short period of time, then returned to Vienna.

In 1870, "Filipp Zerkowitz, herrenkleiderverlag", is seen living in Vienna at 8, Blindeng. 20. His brother, Bernard Zerkowitz, was also residing at the same address. In 1880, "Filipp Zerkowitz, einkaufer", is seen at 2, Glockeng. 23, Vienna. In 1907, Philip was living at 2, Novaragasse 87, Vienna. His gravestone refers to him as "ohne Beruf".

Philip Zerkowitz spent his last years in Vienna. His nephew Emil wrote the following about him: "[Uncle] Phillip moved to Vienna, and married Bertha Groag, called Betti. They had three children, Flora, Yolo, and Armin..."

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Philip Zerkowitz's Timeline

August 18, 1830
Trenčín, Trenčiansky kraj, Slovakia
August 1857
Age 26
Vienna, Austria
June 5, 1858
Age 27
Vienna, Austria
October 24, 1859
Age 29
Vienna, Austria
June 19, 1861
Age 30
Vienna, Austria
July 29, 1863
Age 32
Vienna, Austria
March 7, 1908
Age 77
Vienna, Austria