|Place of Birth||Bucharest, Romania|
|Date of Birth (Eng)||1846|
|Date of Birth (Heb)||5606|
|Date of Death (Eng)||April 9, 1889|
|Date of Death (Heb)||3 Nisan 5649|
|Age at Death||43|
|Hebrew Name||פנחס זלמן בן אריה לב|
|Spouse’s Name||Eva Weinberg|
|Title (e.g., Dr)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)|
|Cause of Death|
|Other Family Data||In-laws: Israel Weinberg (1F5) and Goldy Weinberg (4B16). Brothers-in-law: Mayer Nachem Weinberg (1G4), Samuel Weinberg (1E5) and Victor Weinberg. Niece: Eva Weinberg (1F6)|
|Inscription (Eng)||CARL BERCOVITZ|
BORN AT BUCHAREST 1846
DIED AT HONG KONG 9TH APRIL 1889
AGED 43 YEARS
MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PEACE
|Inscription (Heb)||‘פ’ נ’ פנחס זלמן בן אריה לב נולד בבוקרסת שנת התר’ו ונלב”ע ג’ ניסן התרמ’ט והיו ימיו שלשה וארבעים שנה ת’נ’צ’ב’ה|
|Historical|| Proprietor of the Rose, Shamrock and Thistle Hotel at 90 Queen’s Road Central.|
According to the Carl Smith archives, in 1885, he kept a coffee house at 114 Queen’s Road Central. Because there were so many disturbances there, when he applied two years later for a liquor license for the Rose, Shamrock and Thistle Tavern, objections were raised. He eventually was granted the license though but not before having the license temporarily transferred to his father-in-law, Israel Weinberg (1F5).
Eva may have died some time before 1906, which was when her niece, Eva Weinberg (1F6), was born.
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