Thursday, December 3, 2015

1837 ODESSA & THE PLAGUE: SOME NAMES

1837 ODESSA & THE PLAGUE: SOME NAMES
(“1837 Odessa Plague”)

In September 1837, the plague was brought from Turkey to Odessa on the merchant ship, “Samson”. 108 people died.

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         Doctors:
Trakhtenberg
Aksenfeld
G.G. Zelensky
G. Rozenblyum
Fridlender

         Other:
Morgulis
Bender

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Doctors:
G. Hankin

Commissar of Jews (?)—1st Merchants Guild: G. Billig
His Assistants: GG Gersh-Ber-Etinger, Brodsky, Meyer Billig, merchant Berdinsky

Other:
G. Gold
His Assistants—Dursht, Balaban, Spevak & Nedel

More:
G. Geht
His Assistants—GG Gerbar, Kamersky, Gendelyuvich, &
Volkan