Rabbi Dr. Elia ben Abba Mari Chalfan

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Rabbi Dr. Elia ben Abba Mari Chalfan

Also Known As: "Alvanus"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Praha, Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czechia (Czech Republic)
Death: February 02, 1624 (62-63)
Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Immediate Family:

Son of Rabbi Dr. Abba Mari Salvator Chalfan and Rachel Chalfan
Husband of Rebekka Chalfan
Father of Jeshaya Elia Chalfan; Glückl Perlhefter-Bruck; Joshua Heschel ben Elia Chalfan; Blümel Plan; Isak Eisik Chalfan and 1 other
Brother of ? Gans

Occupation: Physician
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About Rabbi Dr. Elia ben Abba Mari Chalfan

Jacobi, Vo. I, p. 178

last name also: HALFANUS

Admitted by Emperor Rudolf II as Physician in Wien July 5, 1598

Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor, “Freibrief” Permission for Dr. Elias Chalfon to move from Prague to Vienna, July 5, 1598 Niedersächsisches Landesarchiv, Stade, Germany, Rep. 32 Nr. 450, formerly Cal. Br. Arch. Des. 32 I Nr. 16

His grandfather Rabbi Elijah (Elia) Menachem Chalfon (Halfon) issued a Rabbinical opinion supporting the divorce of King Henry VIII.


"Die Grabschriften des alten Judenfriedhof in Wien" - Dr. Bernhard Wachstein, Band I no. 633, pg. 481 no. 1

"Die Grabschriften des alten Judenfriedhof in Wien" - Dr. Bernhard Wachstein, Band I No. 118 pg. 98


Burial record:- See Bernhard Wachstein, Die Inschriften des alten Judenfriedhofes in Wien, vol. 1 p. 98.

1) http://www.archivinformationssystem.at/detail.aspx?ID=1612029

AT-OeStA/HHStA RHR Grat Feud Conf.priv.dt.Exp. 94-2-2
Title: Juden: Halfan (Halphen, Alphanes), Elias, Doktor, Hofjude
Creation date(s): 1598 - 1623
Level: Akt (Sammelakt, Grundzl., Konvolut, Dossier, File)
Information on content and structure
Kläger (Name, Vorname oder Institution): Siehe Titel
Streitgegenstand (Klage gegen..., Streit wegen...): Confirmationis privilegiorum, Freibrief
Comments: Akten von 1598, 1620, 1623
Überlieferung: fol. 236-244

2) http://www.archivinformationssystem.at/detail.aspx?ID=1612037
Juden: Halfan (Halphanus), Heschel und Elias (Brüder), und consortes, alle Erben des verstorbenen Dr. Elias Halphan Confirmatio et extensio Schutz und Schirms

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Rabbi Dr. Elia ben Abba Mari Chalfan's Timeline

1561
1561
Praha, Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czechia (Czech Republic)
1598
1598
Vienna, Vienna, Austria
1624
February 2, 1624
Age 63
Vienna, Vienna, Austria
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