|Given Name(s)||Joseph Haiem|
|Place of Birth||January 14, 1850|
|Date of Birth (Eng)|
|Date of Birth (Heb)|
|Date of Death (Eng)||January 10, 1914|
|Date of Death (Heb)||12 Tevet 5674|
|Age at Death||63|
|Hebrew Name||יוסף חיים שמואל אברהם הלוי|
|Title (e.g., Dr)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)||Levi|
|Cause of Death|
|Other Family Data||Children mentioned on the stone. Daughter: Pauline|
|Inscription (Eng)||SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF JOSEPH HAIEM DONNENBERG BORN 4TH JANUARY 1850 DIED 10TH. JANUARY 1914. DEEPLY REGRETTED BY HIS LOVING CHILDREN|
|Inscription (Heb)||מצבת קבורת המ הזקן יוסף חיים דאנינברג נע בן שמואל אברהם הלוי נפטר יום שק יב להו טבת התרעד ין ג׳נוורי והיו ימיו סד שנה תנצבה|
|Historical||Hebrew inscription says he was 64.
He went to Japan in 1888 and, in partnership with J. Bercovich, who had lived and operated a saloon in Japan for some years, he established Bercovich & Donnenberg, proprietors of the Hotel Europe, Yokohama # 41. In 1889, his wife and daughter Pauline joined him. They operated the hotel until 1890. It was sold to A. Goldman in 1891 and they left Japan for Hong Kong.
An 1898 jurors’ list says that he was the proprietor of the Colonial Hotel on Jubilee Street. There may be a familial connection to Annetta Papier, as she is listed as the licensee of the hotel in 1904.
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