Izrael Deitszer

Henryk Goldszmit’s great-great-grandfather

A merchant, born probably before 1780 in Ostrów [Wielkopolski]; died after 1821.

The husband of Fogela, the daughter of Mojżesz. In the marriage certificate of Szymon Deitszer, we can read that on 11 June 1821, together with his wife, he “granted permission for his son’s marriage at the Court of Peace for the Ostrowski District” (he did not attend the wedding ceremony in person). In this document, his surname is spelled as “Deytscher.”

According to the marriage certificate of his granddaughter, Bajla, he had one more son, Hyrsz.