Barbara Mannlein <bsmannlein@...>
Hunting for graves (in Israel). of Morris (Moritz, “Mor”, Moshe?) POHORYLES
1895, Morris (Moritz, “Mor”, Moshe?) POHORYLES born Husiatyn /
1980, NYC, 2nd wife died, no kids/
1981, Made Aliyah, lived in Kfar Saba /
1981, ad in J’lem Post Magazine:
“ To our dear Uncle
(formerly of New York, now Xfar Saba)
on his 90th birthday
Best wishes for good health and well-being for many years.
With love from;
Prof. Dr. Bernard and Florence Pohoryles — New York
Dvora Sonnenschein — Haifa
Esther and Alexander Mannheim — Haifa
Dora and Mendel Einhom — Tel Aviv
Ruth and Max' BRILLIANT — Haifa
Simha and David Oren (Einhom] — Safed”
[Jerusalem (Israel) Post Magazie, May 2, 1981]
1986, died in Israel, aged 94.
1947 - Yacob Osias NIEDERMAYER & wife, Rachel NIEDERMAYER, nee POHORYLES. were granted Israeli citizenship. One of their witnesses was a Max BRILLIANT (signer of the birthday ad above).
THE MISSION - To locate the graves and determine the parents’ names of:
Morris (Moritz, “Mor”, Moshe?) POHORYLES (1895 - 1986)
Rachel NIEDERMAYER, nee POHORYLES (1887 - after 1947)
Yacob Osias NIEDERMAYER (1884 - after 1947)
Ruth BRILLIANT ( ? - after 1947)
Max BRILLIANT ( ? - after 1947)
In 1947, the last 4 were living in Haifa.