R' David Oppenheim

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David Oppenheim

Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik), Přerov District, Olomouc Region, Czech Republic
Death: Died in Vienna, Austria
Place of Burial: Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Immediate Family:

Son of R' DovBer Oppenheim, A.B.D. Eibenschutz and Schoendel Oppenheim
Husband of Johanna "Hendl" Oppenheim
Father of Dr. Joachim Heinrich Oppenheim; Dorothea Dora Bellak; Sigmund Oppenheim and Regina Rachel Löbl
Brother of Amalia Klara Pundy; Ernestine Hindl Weiss; Abraham Oppenheim and R' Joachim Chaim Oppenheim, A.B.D. Merrin (Prussia)

Occupation: Nagybecskereki rabbi
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About R' David Oppenheim

Obituary: http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/anno?aid=nfp&datum=18761025&seite=12&zoom=10

David Oppenheim: (http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/11724-oppenheim)

Austrian rabbi; born at Leipnik, Moravia, Dec. 18, 1816; died at Vienna Oct. 21, 1876. His father, Baer Oppenheim, having been called as rabbi to Eibenschütz, David frequented his yeshibah and in 1834 went to Prague, where he continued his Talmudic studies and at the same time attended lectures in philosophy at the university. In 1846 he was called to the rabbinate of Jamnitz, Moravia, and in 1859 to that of Nagy-Becskerek, Hungary; the latter position he retained until his death. He was elected to a chair in the rabbinical seminary in Budapest, but he died before the seminary was opened. Oppenheim was a very prolific writer, and he contributed a number of essays of permanent value to the "Allgemeine Zeitung des Judenthums," "Monatsschrift," "Bet ha-Midrash," and other periodicals; his essays on comparative folk-lore are especially valuable. In his religious attitude Oppenheim was conservative; he opposed Leopold Löw's advanced views; and the latter in return attacked him severely in his "Ben Chananja." David Oppenheim's son Joachim, born at Jamnitz 1848, was rabbi at Carlsbad, and since 1871 has been secretary of the Jewish congregation of Brünn.

Bibliography: Die Neuzeit, Oct. 27, 1876.

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R' David Oppenheim's Timeline

December 18, 1816
Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik), Přerov District, Olomouc Region, Czech Republic

This birth is recorded in both Lipník and Strážnice matrikas

18 December 1816 Lipník:
http://www.badatelna.eu/fond/1073/reprodukce/?zaznamId=1383&rep... LIPNÍK NAD BEČVOU birth records, Czech National Archive, Židovské matriky HBMa 1042, image 53, record 97

13 December 1816 Strážnice:
http://www.badatelna.eu/fond/1073/reprodukce/?zaznamId=2591&rep... STRÁŽNICE birth records, Czech National Archive, Židovské matriky HBMa 1958, image 27, record 25

April 10, 1848
Age 31
Jemnice (Jamnitz), Jemnice, Vysočina Region, Czech Republic
January 20, 1850
Age 33
Jemnice, Třebíč District, Vysocina Region, Czech Republic
March 20, 1854
Age 37
Jamnice, Czech Republic
March 27, 1857
Age 40
Jemnice (Jamnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic
October 21, 1876
Age 59
Vienna, Austria
Vienna, Vienna, Austria