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Jacob Spiro,

Rabbi, Mährisch-Ostrau, Moravia, Austria.

MÄHRISH-OSTRAU – Town in Moravia, Austria. The congregation of Mährish-Ostrau is one of the youngest in Moravia, for Jews were not allowed to settle there until 1792, and it was not until 1848, when general freedom of residence was granted, that...