Elias Harkavy

M, b. circa 1846
Father*Baruch Bendet Harkavy
Mother*Reichel Cohen
     Elias Harkavy was born circa 1846; per death record. He was the son of Baruch Bendet Harkavy and Reichel Cohen. Elias Harkavy married Rosie Harkavy, daughter of Berol Osheiovitz and Annie Osheiovitz, circa 1866. Elias Harkavy married Fannie Dickstein on 21 October 1911 at 80 Allen Street, New York, New York; as Eliss HARKAVA, widowed, age 56, teacher, 454 W. 40th Street; father Barnet, mother Reichel COHEN; and Fannie DICKSTEIN, widow, age 55, 108 Eldridge Street, maiden name Fannie PENCHANSKY; father Simon, mother Dera ELIOVITZ; officiated by Rabbi Mendel SAMPSON of Horodischer Brothers Benevolent Association at 299 Broome Street; witnesses Simel WISOGRAD and Nathan REISS; NY marriage certificate 23878. Elias Harkavy married Elka Friedman Lederman on 30 October 1922 at 219 Henry Street, New York, New York; as Elias HARKAVY, widowed, age 65, 353 W. 47th; son of Barnet [Harkavy] and Racheal GUSYEVSKY; and Elka LEDERMAN, widow, age 62, 21 Avenue B, daughter of Mayer H. FRIEDMAN and [indistinct]; officiated by Rabbi Isaac LEVENSON; witnesses Herris OLDAK [?] and Lipe APPELBAUM; NY marriage certificate 8511. Elias Harkavy died on 27 June 1931 at Brooklyn, New York; as Elias HARKAVY, buried Mount Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens. Inscription reads: famous rabbi Eliyahu son of Baruch Bendet; died 12 Tamuz 5691.
     He emigrated on 3 March 1888 from Hamburg, Germany; possibly as Elie HARKAWE, age 41; merchant; last residence Grodinsky; en route to New York aboard Kaffraria. He lived in 1892 at 220 Madison, New York, New York; in New York City Directory as Elliott HARKAVA. He lived in 1897 at 204 Madison Street, New York, New York; in New York City Directory as Eli HARKAVA, teacher. He appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at 25 Market Street, New York, New York; as Elias HARKAVA; born Nov. 1845; immigrated 1888; teacher. He appeared on the census of 1 June 1915 at 307 E. 28th Street, New York, New York; possibly as Ellis HARKAVY, age 68; Jewish teacher; 10 years in U.S. He lived between 1917 and 1918 at 351 W. 47th, New York, New York; as Elias HARKAVY, [Hebrew] teacher. He appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at 353 W. 47th Street, New York, New York; as Elias HARKAVY, age 64; school teacher; immigrated 1900.

Family 1: Rosie Harkavy b. Aug 1845, d. 29 Apr 1901

He married Rosie Harkavy, daughter of Berol Osheiovitz and Annie Osheiovitz, circa 1866.

Family 2: Fannie Dickstein b. c 1856, d. 1 Nov 1921

Elias Harkavy married Fannie Dickstein on 21 October 1911 at 80 Allen Street, New York, New York; as Eliss HARKAVA, widowed, age 56, teacher, 454 W. 40th Street; father Barnet, mother Reichel COHEN; and Fannie DICKSTEIN, widow, age 55, 108 Eldridge Street, maiden name Fannie PENCHANSKY; father Simon, mother Dera ELIOVITZ; officiated by Rabbi Mendel SAMPSON of Horodischer Brothers Benevolent Association at 299 Broome Street; witnesses Simel WISOGRAD and Nathan REISS; NY marriage certificate 23878.

Family 3: Elka Friedman Lederman b. c 1860

Elias Harkavy married Elka Friedman Lederman on 30 October 1922 at 219 Henry Street, New York, New York; as Elias HARKAVY, widowed, age 65, 353 W. 47th; son of Barnet [Harkavy] and Racheal GUSYEVSKY; and Elka LEDERMAN, widow, age 62, 21 Avenue B, daughter of Mayer H. FRIEDMAN and [indistinct]; officiated by Rabbi Isaac LEVENSON; witnesses Herris OLDAK [?] and Lipe APPELBAUM; NY marriage certificate 8511.