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Maximilian Heller, Czech rabbi. member Central Conf.

Background

Heller, Maximilian was born on January 31, 1860 in Prague, Bohemia. Son of Simon and Mathilde (Kassowitz) Heller.

Education

Graduate Neustaedter Staatsgymnasium, Prague, 1879. B.L., McMicken U., Cincinnati, O., 1882, Master of Laws, 1884. Rabbi, Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, 1884.

Career

Associate rabbi, Zion Congregation, Chicago, 1884-1886. Rabbi Bethel Congregation, Houston, Texas, 1886. Sinai Temple, New Orleans, 1887-1927.

Professor Hebrew and Hebrew literature, Tulane University, since 1912. Editor Jewish Ledger, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1896-1897. Leader writer American Israelite, Cincinnati, 1902-1914.

Editor B’nai B’rith Magazine. Honorary vice president Jewish Publication Society America. Member Central Conference American Rabbis (president 1909-1911).

Home: New Orleans, La.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Jewish Ledger, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1896-1897. Leader writer American Israelite, Cincinnati, 1902-1914. Editor B’nai B’rith Magazine.Honorary vice president Jewish Publication Society America. Member Central Conference American Rabbis (president 1909-1911).

Membership

Member Central Conf.

Connections

Married Ida Annie Marks, March 6, 1889.

father:
Simon Heller

mother:
Mathilde (Kassowitz) Heller

spouse:
Ida Annie Marks