Rabbi Jakob Kaufmann

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Jakob Kaufmann (Berlinger)

Birthplace: Berlichingen, Germany
Death: February 27, 1853 (69)
Laupheim, Biberach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Place of Burial: Laupheim, Biberach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Leopold Kaufmann and Lea Kaufmann
Husband of Sophie Schnaitacher
Father of Eva Hefle Stern and Mayer Berlinger

Occupation: Rabbi in Laupheim 1835-1852
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About Rabbi Jakob Kaufmann

Jacob Kaufmann, "retired rabbi" in Laupheim, was born on 24 May 1783 in Berlichingen, from 1808 to 1820, he served as rabbi of the community directory, and then in Buchau of 1828-31. In Laupheim he was a rabbi from 1 January 1835 to 31 December 1851. The Hebrew inscription shows that he served the community as a mohel, a clipper. He was "retired since January 1, 1852 with 365 f pension". He died after he was "ill for several months" was buried on 27 February 1853 "paralysis of the lungs" and was already on the following day "with above official doctor's permission, respectively. Arrangement due to nature of the disease."

cf.: http://www.steinheim-institut.de/cgi-bin/epidat?id=lau-0519

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Rabbi Jakob Kaufmann's Timeline

May 24, 1783
Berlichingen, Germany
March 2, 1816
Laupheim, Biberach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
February 27, 1853
Age 69
Laupheim, Biberach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
February 28, 1853
Age 69
Jüdischer Friedhof, Laupheim, Biberach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany