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Segal- Hershkovitz family from Yassi, Roumania

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Re: Segal- Hershkovitz family from Yassi, Roumania

Posted: 1325889350000
Classification: Query
Can anyone here please help?

I have reason to believe my ancestor Isaac Davis born around 1770 is from the Segal family and was possibly born 'Isaac Itsak Hijman Chaim Courant-Levie Segal' (Child Number 3 in the bottom record). He was only known as Davis after his arrival in London. All the family I think he belongs to seemed to have changed their surname mostly to Cozijn, Hart or Hirsh. I have found a tree linking from one of the brothers and found a picture of Abraham Cozijn who was murdered during WWII, a direct descendent of one of Isaac's brothers. He could have been my Dads twin! I want to find a living relative for a DNA test that my Dad has agreed to do so I can prove the following family are our direct relatives.

If also hope this document I found can help someone else who might be related to any of the surnames:

Family Page:

Hijman Chaim Hartog Hirsch Courant-Levie Segal, birth 1736 Amsterdam, died 1 Oct 1776 Amsterdam, Zeeburg cemetery: on 18 Tishre 5537 - Hijman Hartog Krant., son of Hartog Hirsch Eliaser Leizer Courant-Levie and Machteld Malka Hijman Chaim v.Minden

Event: event between 1769 and 1776 Amsterdam Zeeburg cemetery:
on 14 Nissan 5529 - child
on 11 Cheshvan 5537 - child of Hijman Hartog Courant.

Married after Feb 1764 Amsterdam, dtb 741/6; witn.groom: f.Hartog Eliaser Levie; witn.bride: f.Hartog Isaac de Vries.

Event (family) got engaged Feb 1764 Amsterdam Tnaim rishonim in act 5524/52 on 6 Shevat 5524;
groom: Chaim Segal, accompanied by father Hirsch ben Leizer Segal z.l;
bride: Hevi, accompanied by father Hirts ben Itsak Jaffe;
committed for groom: [br.-in-law] David ben khr"r Aron z.l;
committed for bride: [uncle] Peis ben Mendele Kopf. to:

Eva Hevi Hartog Hirts de Vries Jaffe, birth 1738 Amsterdam, died 28 Nov 1788 Amsterdam, Zeeburg cemetery: widow of Hijman Hartog Krant., daughter of Hartog Naftali-Hirts Isaac Itsak de Vries Jaffe and Sprintse Emanuel Mendele Konigswinter Kop

1) Hartog Hirsch Hijman Chaim Kouzijn Courant-Levie Segal, birth 18 Aug 1767 Amsterdam, 'Circumcisions and Births in Amsterdam 1697-1811, by Jits v.Straten':
on 30 Aw 5527 - circumcision of Zwi Hirsch ben Chaim Levie, son-in-law of Hirts ben Itsak Jaffe, who lives at Kerkstr; circumcision in the 2nd shul., died 10 Feb 1813 Amsterdam, G.A.A. Amsterdam - death registrations:
Hartog Heijman Kouzijn, 46 yrs.old, spouse of Roosje Hartog Arpels, son of Heijman Hartog Kouzijn & Eva Hartog de Vries.
Notifier: Heijman Kouzijn, 36 yrs.old, brother.
(info courtesy of Dini Hansma)
Event: event 1809 Amsterdam on the list under nr. 12.13: Hartog Hijm.Levie = Hirsch ben Chaim Couzijn, 42 yrs.old, cobbler.
Event: was naturalized 19 Dec 1811 Amsterdam assumption of name Kouzijn; then living at Leprozengracht 4, upstairs; no children.
Married 1793 Amsterdam, dtb 760/40; witn.groom: uncle Meyer Jacob Abas; bride is widow of Abraham Jacob. to:
Roosje Hadas Hartog Hirts Arpel, birth 1750 Amsterdam, died 31 Oct 1832 Amsterdam, G.A.A. Amsterdam -death registrations:
Roosje Hartog Arpels, 83 yrs.old, [widow of ?], daughter of Hartog Salomon[?] Arpels & Rachel.
(info courtesy of Dini Hansma) 1st marriage 2nd marriage, daughter of Hartog Naftali-Hirts Joseph Arpel and Rachel Rechla Simon

2) Isaac Itsak Hijman Chaim Courant-Levie Segal, birth 29 Aug 1769 Amsterdam, 'Circumcisions and Births in Amsterdam 1697-1811, by Jits v.Straten':
on 3 Elul 5529 - circumcision of Isaac Itsak ben Chaim ben Hirsch Levie-Courant, son-in-law of Hirts [ben] Itsak Jaffe, who lives at Kerkstr; circumcision in 2nd shul.

3) Machteld Malka Hijman Chaim Levie-Cousijn, birth 1772 Amsterdam, died 1854 Amsterdam, 'Malka Hijman/Chaim Kozijn/Kouzihn, wife of Salomon/Zalman ben Shabtay v.d.Beugel/Cohen-Beugeltas'
Married 1804 Amsterdam, dtb 651/245; witn.groom: f.Salomon Salomon Cohen.
Tnaim acharonim in act 5564/47 on 26 Aw 5564;
groom: Zalman ben Shabtay Cohen;
bride: Malka bat Chaim Levie z.l;
brothers groom: Hirts & Meyer. to:
Salomon Zalman Salomon Shabtay v.d.Beugel-Cohen, birth 1772 Amsterdam, son of Salomon Shabtay Salomon Zalman Cohen-Beugeltasje and Judith Gerritje Gitche Hartog Hirts Arpel
Event: was naturalized 27 Jan 1812 Amsterdam assumption of name v.d.Beugel; then living at Lange Houtstr. 2, with 1son and 2 daughters;
son: Simon, 6 yrs.old;
daughters: Eva, 4 yrs. and Judith, 1 yr.old.
Event: event FROM 18 May 1820 TO 25 May 1820 Amsterdam death of children: G.A.A. Amsterdam - death registrations:
on 18 May 1820 - Hadassa Salomon v.d.Beugel, 6 yrs.old, daughter of Salomon Cohen v.d.Beugel & Machtel Hijman Koezijn.
on 25 May 1820 - Hartog Salomon Cohen v.d.Beugel, 8 yrs.old, son of Salomon Salomon Cohen v.d.Beugel, 48 yrs.old & Machteld Heijman Kuzijn.
(info courtesy of Dini Hansma)

4) Hijman Chaim Hijman Chaim Kouzijn Courant-Levie segal, birth 11 Apr 1777 Amsterdam, 'Circumcisions and Births in Amsterdam 1697-1811, by Jits v.Straten':
on 11 Nissan 5537 - circumcision of Chaim ben Chaim z.l. Levie-Courant, son-in-law of Hirts ben Itsak Jaffe, who lives at Kerkstr; circumcision in great synagogue.
Event: was naturalized 9 Jan 1812 Amsterdam assumption of name Kouzijn; then living at Leprozengracht 37, with 1 daughter, Lea, 1 yr.old.
Event: event 25 May 1821 Amsterdam death of child: G.A.A. Amsterdam - death registrations:
Eva Hijman Couzijn, 1 yr.& 9 months old, daughter of Hijman Couzijn & Elisabeth Conzardi.
(info courtesy of Dini Hansma)
Married ± 1810 to:
Elisabeth Consardi
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