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Rachel Beesemer-Stokvisch

Amsterdam, – Sobibor,

Reached the age of 47 years



About David Beesemer, his wife Rachel Stokvisch and their six children.

Rachel Stokvisch, a daughter of Abraham Stokvisch and Sara Waas, was born on 28 July 1895 in Amserdam. In later years, she was employed as a diamond cutter. On 29 December 1915 she married in Amsterdam David Beesemer, a natural son of Rachel Beesemer, also born in Amsterdam on 24 May 1894. The Beesemer-Stokvisch couple had six children and David supported his family as a dealer in leather-waste.


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David Beesemer and his family

In addition, a Jokos file (number 4979) on this family is at the Amsterdam Municipal Archive. Access is subject to authorization from the Stichting Joods Maatschappelijk Werk.The Jokos file reveals that a claim was lodged for compensation for valuables surrendered to the Lippmann-Rosenthal looting bank (L-claim, number 617/11531).

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