Hawaii

Sir John & Lady Monash of Melbourne, Australia

Sir John & Lady Monash of Melbourne, Australia Values Codes: I-H-E-L-P   John Monash was born in 1865 to Louis and Bertha Monash, who had come to Australia from the area of Posen, Poland/Russia. While growing up John sang in the choir of East Melbourne Synagogue where

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Alexander Salmon, Pioneer Jewish Businessman & Diplomat Who Married into the Tahitian Royal Family

Alexander Salmon Values Codes: I-H-E-L-P   Alexander Salmon was born in London, England in 1820.   Along the way In 1839, Alexander Salmon and his three brothers left the home of their wealthy father to seek their fortune in San Francisco, California. The Salmon Brothers met import

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Abraham Gartenberg, Pioneer Jewish Businessman and Hawaiian Revolutionary

Abraham Gartenberg Values Codes: I-E-L   Abraham Gartenberg was born in 1848.   Along the way In 1868, Abraham Gartenberg traveled to Honolulu, Hawaii. He followed his sister and brother-in-law, Henrietta and Charles Fishel. Abraham Gartenberg began working for Phillips Rice Mill as a bookkeeper. He went on to

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Morris Louisson, Pioneer Jewish Businessman & The First Jew to Live in Hawaii

Morris Louisson Values Codes: I-E-L   Morris Louisson was born, in 1824, in Schwersenz, Posen, Poland.   Along the way . . . During the 1850s, Morris Louisson journeyed to San Francisco, California. There he worked in the clothing industry, first as a jobber for Julius Baum

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Elias Abraham Rosenberg, Jewish Astrologer and Hebrew & Torah Teacher to the Hawaiian King

Elias Abraham Rosenberg AKA “Holy Moses” Rosenberg Values Codes: H-E-L    Elias Abraham Rosenberg was born in Russia, in 1810.   Along the way . . . Elias Rosenberg lived in England and Australia before moving to San Francisco, around 1880. From 1880-1884, he worked as a

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