Basavilbaso - Lucienville, Argentina

A Baron Hirsch Settlement in the Province of Entre Rios


Compiled by: Yehuda Mathov
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Page Last Updated: 02-Mar-2010

Historical Records

Introduction

The information on this page has been collected from a variety of sources. It gives a picture of the Basavilbaso settlements as they progress through the 20th century.

Vital Statistics

Yehuda Mathov has compiled a list of over 6000 records for births, emigration, marriages and deaths of residents of the settlements in and around Basavilbaso. This work was done over many years merging records from the JCA (Jewish Colonization Association), census and other civil records, cemetery records and other sources.

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Basavilbaso Businesses in 1932

The following table lists the number of gentile and Jewish businesses in and around Basavilbaso in 1932. According to J. Gluschankov, 60% of the 8,000 people living in Basavilbaso in 1932 were Jewish.


Business Gentile Owned Jewish Owned
Vegetable /Fruit Seller 11 5
Meat Market 12 1
Sausage Shop 1 2
Milk production /distribution 25 0
Hotels 1 3
Petroleum Products 2 3
Bakery 5 2
Dressmaker 3 0
Silk Thread 2 3
Cabalos de Fuerza [no usinas o fabr' manteca] 131 158
Granaries (not cooperatives) 2 1
Billiards 3 4
Ice Cream shop 8 1
Movie Theaters 3 0
Shoe Shine 5 1
Bowling 0 2
Pharmacies 2 2
Charcoal 2 0
Printing and Books 4 0
Leather Products 1 0
Garages 2 0
Soapmakers 2 0
Lotteries 2 1
Mosaics 1 1
Tinsmiths 2 0
Shoe Factories 3 0
Furniture Factories 1 0
Fruit Stands 2 0
Fabric Shops 10 0
Furniture Stores 6 0
Gold Business 1 1
Mattresses 3 0
Ironworks 0 2
Hardware 0 2
Brick Factories 3 1
Carpenters 6 4
Masons / Bricklayers 4 1
Dyeing / Dry Cleaning 1 0
Radio Businesses 2 1
Shoemakers 7 0
Shoe Stores 2 1
Men's Tailors 4 1
Women's Tailors 4 3
     
Professionals:    
     
Doctors 2 2
Attorneys 2 2
Notaries 1 1
Dentists 2 0
Violin Teachers 2 0
Piano Teachers 2 1
Pharmacists 2 2
Accountants 2 2
     
Large Factories:    
     
Rendering Plant 0 1
Power Plant 0 1
Mills producing > 200 bags daily 1 0

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Farm Census - 1958

The following lists were compiled from 1958 census taken in the Basavilbaso area. The lists are broken up into people still living and working on their farms, people working their farms but living in Basavilbaso and people living and working in Basavilbaso.

  • People still living and working on their farms in 1958  - There are 128 adults listed in the following with an average age of 44 years. They were farming 5427 hectares for an average of 44 hectares for each adult.

Name Hectares Adults Age Owner Marital Status Notes
ABRAMOVICH Itche 6   55      
             
ARCUSIN Jacobo 51     Owner    
ARCUISN Alberto   2        
             
ARCUSIN Froim 74   75 Owner Widow  
ARCUSIN Bernardo   2 42      
             
ARCUSIN Jose [de Blejman ] 150   45 From Stepfather    
             
ARCUSIN Jose 54   45 Owner+Mortgage    
ARCUSIN Rebecca   2 40      
             
ARCUSIN Nuchem 64   45 Owner    
ARCUSIN Cecilia   2 33      
ARCUSIN Perla     11      
ARCUSIN Hayde     5      
             
BACALOR Samuel 74 1 65 Owner+Mortgage Widow  
             
BACALOR Benjamin 75   70 Owner    
BACALOR Flora     69      
BACALOR Israel     27      
BACALOR Jenion     40   Single  
BACALOR Rosa     30   Single  
BACALOR Clara   6 28   Single  
             
BAJAROF Francisco 80   57 Owner    
BAJAROF Perla     55      
BAJAROF Enrique   3 27   Single  
             
BERMAN Jaime 93 1 57 Owner Widow  
             
BLANC Samuel 160   85 Owner   Salomon - Jose - Jaime in Bs As
BLANC Leah   2 80      
             
BOROOVSKY Salomon 62   75 Owner    
BOROSDOVSKY Esther   2 66      
             
BORODOVSKY Leon 87   55 Owner    
BORODSKY Sara   2 34      
BORODOVSKY two children            
             
BRUNSTEIN Manuel 58   48      
BRUNSTEIN AiOwnera     28      
BRUNSTEIN Leonardo     2      
BRUNSTEIN Sara     6      
BRUNSTEIN Mauricio     45      
BRUNSTEIN Perla   6 40      
             
DORINKOVSKY Isaac 77   42 Owner+Mortgage    
DORINKOVSKY Rosa   2 39      
             
DORINKOVSKY Nachum 65 1 31 Owner+Mortgage Single  
             
FEFERMAN Bianco 43   56 Owner   farm puchased from the mortgage holder
FEFERMAN Rosa   2 44      
             
FELDMAN Moises 138   45 Owner+Mortgage    
FELDMAN Ana   2 40      
FELDMAN Bertha     7      
FELDMAN Josefa     3      
             
FINSTEIN Israel     40     living on the farm
FINSTEIN Sara   2 38      
FINSTEIN two children            
             
GOLDENTAER Jacobo 92   46 Owner    
GOLDENTAER Clara   2 33      
GOLDENTAER Jorge Abel     1      
GOLDENTAER Elsa Victoria     5      
             
GORBATE Jaime 69   50 Owner+Mortgage    
GORBATE Paulina     49      
GORBATE Juan   3 14      
             
GRINMAN Jaime 250   76 Owner    
GRINMAN Rosa     72      
GRINMAN Miguel     46   Single  
GRINMAN Isaac   4 40   Single  
             
GUINZBURG Moises 76 1 40 Owner+Mortgage Single  
             
GURMAN Abraham 160   55 Owner    
GURMAN Ines     51      
GURMAN Dolly     22   Single  
GURMAN Mabel Yolanda     25   Single  
GURMAN Sara   5 15      
             
HECKER Salvador 206   40 Owner    
HECKER Rene   3 23      
HECKER Carlos     2      
             
ISRAELSON Gregorio 32 1 38 Owner+Mortgage Single  
             
JRAMOY Leon 174   53 Owner    
JRAMOY Raquel     42      
JRAMOY Reuben     51   Single  
JRAMOY Victoria   4 17      
             
KOHAN Jacobo 76   57      
KOHAN Rebecca     52      
KOHAN Julio   3 30   Single  
             
KOVAL Iudl's [ za"l ] sons 172     Owner    
Gedalia Leib Melech Shaul   4 ?        
             
LATASCHEV Leon            
             
LEVIT Samuel 97   75 Owner    
LEVIT Lize     72      
LEVIT Adolfo     47      
LEVIT Natalie   4 35      
LEVIT Alfiada     10      
LEVIT Raquel     7      
             
LIFSCHITZ Manuel 150   62 Owner    
LIFSCHITZ Alberto   2 35   Single  
             
MAN Enrique 66   32 Owner    
MAN Julia     28      
             
MARAVANKIN Israel 40   55 Owner    
MARAVANKIN Israel's wife   2        
             
MARGULIS Jaime 155   58 Owner    
MARGULIS Matilda     ?      
MARGULIS Tute     16      
             
PERLIN Jacobo 130   72 Owner Widow  
             
PITMAN Benjamin     58 Owner    
PITMAN Sara     58      
PITMAN Isaac     22   Single  
PITMAN David     6      
PITMAN Ana Rosa   4 23   Single  
             
PITMAN Salomon 50 1 56 Owner    
             
PITMAN Sofia     50      
             
PITMAN Hector   3 15      
             
PITMAN Anita     12     all the sons out of the farm
             
RIJTER Marcos 35   55 Owner    
             
RIJTER Adela   2 52      
             
ROGATKY Abaraham 71 1   Owner+Mortgage Single  
             
ROIMISCHER Aharon 300   63 Owner Widow  
ROIMISCHER Jose     30      
ROIMISCHER Jose's wife   3 25      
ROIMISCHER Jose's two children           Ana - Clara - married out of the farm
             
ROITMAN Salomon 107   49 Owner    
ROITMAN Clara   2 46      
ROITMAN Simon     9      
ROITMAN Nelida     13      
             
SCHEIN Gregorio 71   54 Owner+Mortgage    
SCHEIN's wife     42      
SCHEIN Adolfo   3 21   Single  
             
SCHEINKER Simon 113   60 Owner    
SCHEINKER Juan     60      
SCHEINKER Saul Pablo   3 23   Single  
             
SCHVARTZ Jacobo 57   60 Owner    
SCHVARTZ Rebecca     55      
SCHVARTZ Samuel   3 30   Single  
             
SCHWARTZMAN Juan 92   63   Widow  
SCHWARTZMAN Carlos     32      
SCHWARTZMAN Carlos's wife   3 30      
SCHWARTZMAN Carlos's 2 children            
             
SCHWARTZMAN Manuel 150   35 Owner    
SCHWARTZMAN Manuel's wife   2 ?      
SCHWARTZMAN two children            
             
SCHWARTZMAN Samuel 156   45 Owner    
SCHWARTZMAN Anita     29      
SCHWARTZMAN Jose Luis   2 4      
SCHWARTZMAN Esther Leah     3      
             
SEREBRINSKY Isaac 70 1 ? Owner    
             
SIFLIS Leon 171   60      
SIFLIS Eliza   2 54      
             
STRIMBAUM Isaac 168   58 Owner   Julio - Elias -Elena - Paulina y Sofia
STRIMBAUM     55     out of the farm
STRIMBAUM Salvador     28   Single Rebecca in Colonia Clara - 6 children
STRIMBAUM Mari   4 16      
             
SUSMAN Nechemia 142   52 Owner    
SUSMAN Flora     48      
SUSMAN Hipolito     25      
SUSMAN Pedro   4 20      
SUSMAN Zalman     10      
             
SUTIN Luis 90   68 Owner   Simon S. mechanic in Buenos Aires
SUTIN Sofia     68     Maria - Sonia - Luisa - Adela married
SUTIN Isidro   3 39   Single out of the farm 5 children
             
VAIMAN Leon 125   52 Owner    
VAIMAN Catalina     48      
VAIMAN Miguel   3 23   Single  
             
VAIMAN Samuel A 75   45 Owner    
VAIMAN ora   2 43      
             
VAIMAN Samuel B 228   37 Owner    
VAIMAN Catalina   2 33      
VAIMAN Luis     10      
VAIMAN Josefina     6      

  • People still working on their farms but living Basavilbaso in 1958  - There are 45 adults listed in the following with an average age of 57 years. They were farming 4342 hectares for an average of 96.5 hectares for each adult.

Name Hectares Adults Age Owner Marital Status Notes
DAMP Jaime 146   59 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
DAMP Elisa     57      
DAMP Marcos     32   Single  
DAMP Ana     36   Single  
DAMP Clara   5 28   Single  
             
FINSTEIN Moises 78   80 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
FINSTEIN Catalina     78      
FINSTEIN Israel     40     Living on the farma
FINSTEIN Sara   4 38      
FINSTEIN two children            
             
FRENKEL Isaac 141     Owner   Living in Buenos Aires
             
HECKER Marcos 60   70   Widower Living in Basavilbaso town Elias - Leon - R osa - Maria - Sime - Sara - Julia
HECKER Sophia     65    
HECKER Salvador   3 40   Single
             
KLIMBOVSKY Mateo     69   Widower Living in Basavilbaso town David K. working in rail road off Maurico K. in Buenos Aires
KLIMBOVSKY Salomon     49    
KLIMBOVSKY Marta   3 35    
KLIMBOVSKY baby     ?      
             
LIFSCHITZ Mauricio 1939   60 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
LIFSCHITZ Clara   2 59      
             
MATZKIN Abraham 190   70 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town Ten children out side the farm
MATZKIN Celina   2 65    
             
MATZKIN Bernardo 172   72 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town Jose M. grocery - Ezequiel has a jewelry in Cordoba
MATZKIN Ana     72    
MATZKIN Jacobo     45   Single
MATZKIN Sofia   3 48   Single  
             
MOGUILEVSKY Benjamin 150   66 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
MOGUILEVSKY Fanny   2 62      
             
MOGUILEVSKY Leon 83   45 Owner+Mortgage   Living in Basavilbaso town
MOGUILEVSKY Leon's wife   1 no data      
MOGUILEVSKY Leon's children     no data      
             
PASIK Leon 100   72 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town Benjamin - Julio - Gregorio - Catalina Abraham -Rosa - Sophia - Raquel - Living away from the farm
PASIK Maria     65    
PASIK Marquis parents property   3 42   Single
             
PASIK Marquis * 255   42 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town Eliezer in Concordia
PASIK Luisa     37    
PASIK Sara   3 13      
PASIK Graciela     7      
             
ROISTACHER David 104 1 58 Owner+Mortgage Widower Living in Basavilbaso town
             
SACSON Jose 84   49 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town Elias y Benito en Buenos Aires
SACSON Lize     45    
SACSON Anita   3 25   Single  
             
SALOMON Moises 250   51     Living in Basavilbaso town Bernardo - Enrique working in Baso
SALOMON Maria     50    
             
SCHVARTZ Mauricio 110 1 ? Owner Widower Lives in Baso Seven children out of the farm Manuel - Isaac - Samuel - David - Dora Teresa Carlota
           
SEREBRINSKY Isaac 90   46 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
SEREBRINSKY Cecilia   2 36      
SEREBRINSKY Maurcio     5      
SEREBRINSKY Roberto     1      
             
STAVITSKY Marcos 80   51 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
STAVITSKY Rebecca     45      
STAVITSKY Guillermo     19      
STAVITSKY Aharon   4 22   Single  
STAVITSKY Beatriz     26   Single  
STAVITSKY Maria Esther     23   Single  
             
STRUSBERG Jacobo 140   49 Owner   Living in Basavilbaso town
STRUSBERG Sara   2 46      
             
VISNOVETZKY Jaime 170 1 59 Owner Single Living in Basavilbaso town

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People Living and Working in Basavilbaso

Here is a list of Jewish people living and working in Basavilbaso and probably not actively engaged in farming.


Name m2 Street
BAINCHICK   San Martin
BEN TANCOUR Victor 431 mts calle Buenos Aires
BEN TANCOUR Victor 389 mts calle Buenos Aires
ARCUSIN Jose 1930 pte quinta 14
BERNARD D. Jose 800 Ayacucho
BOCLES Abraham   San Martin
CARSCRMIT Miguel 400 Almafuerte
GUITER Benjamin y POLLACK Rosa   Francia
GUITER Benjamin y POLLACK Rosa 40 quinta D - quinta C frente a las manzanas 111/2/3
Instituto Jaim Waitzman 1900 Baron Hirsch
Instituto Jaim Waitzman 1000 Quiros
JASOVICH Abraham 700 Baron Hirsch
KUPERVASER 1.1 Avenida Urquiza
LAPUCHEVSKY Emilio 400 Santa Fe
LAPUCHEVSKY Emilio 400 Mitre
KLAIMAN   San Martin
LEVITZKY Jose   San Martin 367
LEVTITZKY Israel   San Martin426
PITMAN Salomon 800 Ramirez
RODAS Pedro y Guillermo 200 4 de Junio
RODAS Pedro y Guillermo 400 4 de Junio
SADLEY Ignacio 400 Santa Fe
SALOMON Jorge y Alfredo 371 Uchitel
SCHOJ Manuel y BORODOVSKY Leon 800 Ramirez
WEINGART 400 Podesta
ZIPLIS Leon 266 Quiros
ZUSMAN 400 San Martin
ZENTNER HICK   Rogelio Gomez 350,
MELMAN   San Martin
SALOMON   San Martin
SMEIROFF   San Martin

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Farms Abandoned 1920-1958


These farms were either sold or leased between 1920 and 1958. The former owners moved off their land and ceased farming.

Name Hectares Status Moved to:
ALTER Bernardo ? Sold
BALBASCHAN Bertha 91 Sold Rosario
BANDEL Manuel ? Sold  
BLUMIN Maria ? Sold Basavilbaso
BLUMIN Salamon 106 Sold Basavilbaso
BRENER Isaac y Leon 78 Sold Buenos Aires
BRENER Jose 77 Sold Basavilbaso
CANOLIK Enrique 90 Sold colonia Clara
DUJOVNE Salomon 73 Sold Parana
DUJOVNE Saul 137 Sold Israel
ELBER y TAUBAS 139 Sold Parana
EMBON Boris 44 Sold Basavilbaso
FINSTEIN Salomon 81 Sold Israel
FINSTEIN Pablo 154 Leased Basavilbaso
FLESLER Bernardo 76 Leased Buenos Aires
FREIDENBERG Jacobo 158 Sold Basavilbaso
FRENKEL Aharon   Sold Buenos Aires
FRENKEL Nissim 97 Sold Parana
GRTENBLUM Adolfo 35 ? Basavilbaso
GLUSCHANKOF Abraham 68 Sold Cordoba
GLUSCHANKOFF Elias 101 Sold Basavilbaso
GISBUR Abraham 70 Sold Basavilbaso
GUINZBURG Aharon 122 Sold Buenos Aires
HICK Moises 55 Sold Basavilbaso
HOCSMAN Jpose 158 Sold Basavilbaso
HUROVICH Abraham 155 Sold La Plata pcia Buenos Aires
HUTTIN Jose Simon Berl 153 Sold Victoria Entre Rios
LEVENBURG Jose 73 Sold Basavilbaso

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Humble Beginnings


Farm of Rev Moises Singer in Aquerman 2 Villa Mantero
  • In 1896 began with:
    • 1 house (not adobe)
    • 880 meters of wire fence, enough for a 44m x 20m corral
    • 1 well with bucket
    • A debt of 360 pesos per year for property lease 
  • After 30 years in December 1926, the farm now worked by Jaime and Salomon Singer had the following inventory:

Buildings
Quantity   Value in Pesos
1 House 3000
1 Shed 200
1 Water well 150
2 Corrals 200
10000 Wire fencing (meters) 4000
1 Water pump 150
     
  Total 7700
     
Plantings
50 Chinaberry trees  
5 Fruit trees  
10 Miscellaneous trees  
     
Livestock
16 Dairy cows 1600
46 Young cows 2000
25 Work horses 1000
15 Mares 600
10 Young mares 100
1 Stallion 150
12 Heifers 380
2 Bulls 240
16 Calves  
200 Poultry 175
     
  Total 6070
     
Farm Equipment
3 Plows 400
2 Harrows 80
1 Seed drill 80
3 Wagons 540
1 Rake 40
1 Mower 100
1 Alfalfa press 50
1 Gleaner 800
1 Disc 100
1 Cotton gin 90
1 Automobile 200
     
  Total 2480
     
  Grand Total (not including crops) 16250

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Sale Contract


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