Yossel and Sarah Levitsky
Courtesy of Martin Jacobs
Relationship: great-grandparents

Martin Jacobs has submitted the following information about his great-grandparents:
Yossel (Yoseph) ben Yitzchock Halevi Levitsky and Sarah Weechna bat Abram Tzvi (Waran) Levitsky
emigrated to the United Kingdom in mid-1900's and made aliyah (immigration to Palestine) in 1911/12.
Joseph died on 20 January 1916 (during the siege of Jerusalem) and Sarah on 12 June 1919.
They are buried on the Mount of Olives.

Sarah Weechna
daughter of Abraham Tzvi
from Narewka
She died 12.6.1919
son of Isaac the Levi
    from Narewka
  He died 20.1.1916

Graves of Sarah and Joseph
Courtesy of Martin Jacobs
Relationship: great-grandparents

R. Jeremy Lever at graves of Josef Levitzky and
Sarah Weechna Waron Levitzky on Mount of Olives

For more on the Levitsky family, see the memoir of Yossel and Sarah's daughter Esther, My Life Story, as well as
 "Bread, Brotherhood and the Ballot Box, The Life and Times of Solomon Lever (1895-1959), union leader and Mayor of Hackney," by Jason Lever.

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