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  Isaac Isaacs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Isaacs was born in Melbourne, the son of a Jewish tailor who had arrived in Victoria from Britain the previous year: his family was originally of Polish-Jewish origin.
Isaacs was not particularly religious, but he insisted that Jewishness was a religious identity and not a national or ethnic one, and he opposed the notion of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.
Isaacs opposed Zionism partly because he disliked nationalism of all kinds, and saw Zionism as a form of Jewish national chauvinism, and partly because he saw the Zionist agitation in Palestine as disloyalty to the British Empire, to which he was devoted.
www.bucyrus.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Isaac_Isaacs   (843 words)

 Isaac Isaacs - A Sesquicentenary Reflection, The Samuel Alexander Lecture, Wesley College, Melbourne, Thursday 4 August ...
Isaacs himself was a firm believer in the importance of an Australian federation, and of the need to enshrine democratic principles in the proposed federal constitution.
Although Isaacs is primarily remembered as a judge for ushering in an era of literal legalism in the majority decision in the Engineers Case, he was also one of the first Australian judges to place importance on the social implications of a decision, and to consider such factors expressly in his reasons.
Isaacs was a towering figure and one of the sharpest minds in the history of Australia.
www.hcourt.gov.au /speeches/kirbyj/kirbyj_4aug05.html   (12364 words)

 Gregory Isaacs Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Gregory Isaacs ranks as one of the true superstars of reggae music, with a career that spans three decades and legions of loyal fans worldwide.
Isaacs continued recording singles on his African Museum label in Jamaica - ultimately those singles were gathered for the Virgin releases.
His preeminence during this period was confirmed by the nickname of "Cool Ruler," given to him by critics and fans after the title of one his albums.
www.artistsonly.com /isaachm.htm   (423 words)

 The University of Melbourne 150th Anniversary
Isaacs was born in Melbourne, moving to Yackandandah at the age of four and Beechworth a few years later.
Isaacs was first elected to the Victorian Legislative Assembly to the seat of Bogong, which included his childhood towns of Yackandandah and Beechworth.
During these years of Depression, Isaacs voluntarily gave up a quarter of his salary and refused the judge's pension to which he was entitled.
www.unimelb.edu.au /150/150people/isaacs.html   (350 words)

 The Border Mail
Isaacs moved to Yackandandah as a five-year-old where he attended the Common School and it was there he learnt to speak Chinese, German and French.
Isaacs was elected as the member for Bogong in 1892 and the member for Indi in 1901 before retiring from politics in 1906to fill a vacancy on the High Court.
Isaacs was appointed governor-general by the Scullin government in 1930.
www.bordermail.com.au /newsflow/pageitem?page_id=1021407   (344 words)

 Guide to the Records of Myer S. Isaacs (1841-1904) Collection n.d., 1844, 1851-1925*P-22Processed by Tanya Elder
Isaacs became the leader of Congregation Shaaray Tefila, which was first located at Franklin Street near Broadway and gradually migrated uptown to Wooster and Green Streets, W. 36th St. and Broadway, W. 44th Street, W. 82nd Street, and its current location, at 250 East 79th Street.
In addition to being the head of Shaaray Tefila, Rev. Isaacs was a founder of the Jew’s Hospital (later Mt. Sinai Hospital) of N.Y., the Hebrew Free School Association, the United Hebrew Charities, and Maimonides College in Philadelphia.
Isaac was a partner in the law firm of M.S. and I.S. Isaacs, president of the West End Synagogue, the Hebrew Benevolent Fuel Association, the Young Men's Hebrew Association, the Union of Jewish Congregations, and the first president and later vice-president of the National Conference of Jewish Charities of the United Charities.
www.cjh.org /academic/findingaids/AJHS/nhprc/MyerIsaacs1b.html   (3012 words)

 Isaac Isaacs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sir Isaac Alfred Isaacs (6 August 1855 12 February 1948) Australian judge and politician, was the ninth Governor-General of Australia, and the first Australian to occupy that post.
Isaacs was born in Melbourne, the son of a Jewish tailor who had arrived in Victoria from Britain the previous year.
National Library of Australia: Papers of Sir Isaac Issacs
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Isaac_Isaacs   (790 words)

 Hollenbeck History - Part III
Isaac was a surveyor, justice of the peace, member of the Provincial Assembly, and first mayor of Schenectady, NY.
Hendrick Isaac HALENBEK (Isaac CASPERSE, Kaspar JACOBSZ) was baptized in the Albany Dutch Church on March 31, 1692.
Rachel Halenbek (Isaac CASPERSE, Kaspar JACOBSZ) was born in 1698 and baptized at the Albany Dutch Church on February 6, 1698.
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 Isaacs Coat of Arms
The surname Isaacs referred to the son of Isaac which belongs to the category of patronymic surnames.
Surnames that were formed with filius or son were more common in the north of England and it was here that the number of individuals without surnames was greatest at this time.
Isaacs is also a Sept of the Clan Campbell
www.houseofnames.com /xq/asp.c/qx/isaacs-coat-arms.htm   (1297 words)

 Discovering Democracy - Sir Isaac Isaacs Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Isaacs worked towards the joining together (federation) of the Australian states and was elected to the Commonwealth Parliament.
A painting of Sir Isaac Isaacs hangs in Parliament House, Canberra.
More information on Isaac Isaacs is included on the Stories of Democracy CD-ROM.
www.curriculum.edu.au /democracy/biographies/isaacs.htm   (162 words)

 Parliament of Australia: House of Representatives:
Sir Isaac was active in both state and federal politics and played a substantial part in the federation movement in the 1890s.
He was committed to the Australian Constitution and the principle that it forms the basis of laws and judgments in Australia and that the rights or wishes of the various states must be subordinate to the Commonwealth.
I have talked about the nature of my electorate, the qualities of Sir Isaac Isaacs, for whom it was named, my concerns that we look after our weaker or less able members of society and the need to cherish and nurture our democratic system of government.
www.aph.gov.au /House/members/firstspeech.asp?id=9CW   (3013 words)

 The Age 150th   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Again a large crowd awaited outside to welcome Sir Isaac Isaacs, and after a brief chat with Lord Somers the new Governor-General appeared again, and after handshakes he left for “Stonnington” where a call was made prior to leaving for Macedon.
Sir Isaac Isaacs and his suite arrived by car at Alexandra-avenue, where they were met by a detachment of the 44th Battery of the 22nd Field Brigade and a cavalry escort, which was inspected by Sir Isaac Isaacs.
Sir Isaac Isaacs was attired in the blue uniform covered in gold facings commonly worn by Governors-General and members of the diplomatic corps.
150.theage.com.au /view_bestofarticle.asp?straction=update&inttype=1&intid=868   (1080 words)

 Isaacs Group | Hostels, Budget Hotels and Short-Term Apartments Dublin & Cork Ireland
Isaacs can suit every budget - from Hostel beds @ €10 to 3 star hotel accommodation, centrally located in the heart of Dublin and Cork.
Hotel Isaacs and Apartments, Cork, a boutique style Cork hotel is one of Cork's hidden gems and is a must for any visitor to Cork.
Isaacs Hostel offers great value in city centre budget accommodation.
www.isaacs.ie   (209 words)

 St Isaac's Cathedral in St. Petersburg, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
It was built in 1818-58 by a French-born architect Auguste Montferrand, who was commissioned to build the most spectacular church - a prime landmark of the Russian Imperial capital.
One hundred and eighty years later the gilded dome of St. Isaac's still dominates the skyline of St. Petersburg.
Although the cathedral is smaller than a newly rebuilt Church of Christ the Savior in Moscow, it has by far more inspirational facades and interiors.
www.cityvision2000.com /sightseeing/museums/stisaacs.htm   (279 words)

 Isaac Coat of Arms
The rich and ancient history of the Isaac family name dates back to the time of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain.
The surname Isaac referred to the son of Isaac which belongs to the category of patronymic surnames.
Isaac is also a Sept of the Clan Campbell
www.houseofnames.com /xq/asp.c/qx/isaac-coat-arms.htm   (1287 words)

 New Memorials to Mark Great Lives and Moments Media Release 09 December 2003
Many of Australia's top public performers, including Sir Isaac Isaacs, Sir John Gorton, Sir Donald Bradman and Slim Dusty, are to have their lives commemorated through memorials funded by the Howard Government.
Sir Isaac Isaacs - the first Australian born Governor-General (1931-1937), a former teacher, strong advocate for Federation, member of the first Commonwealth Parliament, Attorney-General and Chief Justice of the High Court.
Sir Isaac's life will be commemmorated through the creation of a display of materials relating to his life which will be installed in the foyer of the Melbourne Hebrew Congregation building in South Yarra.
www.deh.gov.au /minister/env/2003/mr09dec03.html   (1012 words)

 Isaac Cem. Owsley Co KY
ISAACS 27 Jul 1886 - 15 Mar 1887
Isaac ISAACS 15 Sep 1848 - 30 Jun 1926 (s/o Elijah and Sally Bowman Isaac)
Sylvester ISAACS 13 May 1831 - 29 Feb 1916 (s/o Elijah and Sally Bowman Isaac)
www.usgennet.org /usa/ky/county/owsley/cemeteries/isaacs.html   (510 words)

 (Surnames from Innis, John ) San Francisco Call Newspaper Vital Records for 1869-1891
Isaac, dau of Morris L. born in 1872...
Isaacs, Isaac J. married in 1887 to Cohen, Sarah...
Isaacs, Ray A. married in 1885 to Morgenstern, Louis A. Isaacs, Richard B. married in 1887 to Smith, Laura K. Isaacs, Samuel...
feefhs.org /FDB2/6991/6991-204.html   (1254 words)

 AJN - feature - Sir Zelman's 'touch of healing'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Yet unlike Isaacs, who opposed Zionism, Sir Zelman has always been a vigorous supporter of Israel and once stated that if Israel had been destroyed in the Six-Day War, “it would have destroyed me as a person”.
Sir John Kerr, plagued by the blame that was levelled at him in the divisive political climate that followed his sacking of the Whitlam Government, officially announced his resignation on July 14 and moved out of Yarralumla on December 7.
It was the synagogue that saw the marriage of Sir John Monash and years later the funeral of Sir Isaac Isaacs.
www.ajn.com.au /pages/archives/feature/feature-02f.html   (2509 words)

 Fair Isaac Issac Credit Score - Credit Scoring
Fair Isaac credit scores offer an explanation of the positive and negative factors affecting your credit score and access to a credit score simulator.
The use of Fair Isaac credit scores gives lenders the confidence to offer credit to more people, since they have a better understanding of the risk they are taking on.
Automated credit processes, including Fair Isaac credit scoring, make the credit granting process more efficient and less costly for lenders, who in turn have passed savings on to their customers.
www.aficoscore.com /credit-score-benefits.html   (540 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
I would also appear that Isaac delayed marrying a concubine (to have children) until Rivkah was 35 (the middle age for the expected 70 year life of that time).
The Akaydah symbolized for Isaac the same as circumcision for Abraham...it symbolized self-restraint---thus Isaac prepared for his marriage to Rivkah for 7 years (The same as Jacob)*11 *5 Isaac was 40 (Rivkah 15) when they married.
However this has been misread as ----------------------------------------------- Isaac waited till she was 3 years old: Capable of relations ----------------------------------------------- This harps on the fact that relations with a 3 year old is considered male-female-relations.
www.rashiyomi.com /h20n7.htm   (1672 words)

 Yarralumla, 1933
The invitation to the artist by the Governor-General of the day, Sir Isaac Isaacs, gave her the opportunity in 1932 to stay at Government House Yarralumla and to produce at least four works; works on paper and oil paintings of the house and gardens.
Both the tree on the right and the cast iron pitched roof are bathed in sunlight with its yellow hues.
Sir Isaac Isaacs was born in Melbourne and had a distinguished career including teacher, clerk, barrister, politician and Cabinet Minister before becoming a High Court Judge in 1906.
www.theaustralianafund.org.au /1995_5.html   (239 words)

 AllRefer.com - Sir Isaac Alfred Isaacs (Australian And New Zealand History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Sir Isaac Alfred Isaacs (Australian And New Zealand History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Sir Isaac Alfred Isaacs, Australian And New Zealand History, Biographies
Sir Isaac Alfred Isaacs[I´zuks] Pronunciation Key, 1855–1948, Australian jurist and political leader.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/I/IsaacsIA.html   (242 words)

 Radio National Breakfast
Answer: It was Sir Isaac Isaacs who held the position from 1931-1936.
Born in the Victorian border town of Yackandandah, Isaacs was notable as a lawyer, judge, MP and possibly the only G-G who could boast involvement in the creation of the new "country" that emerged after Federation.
wasn't keen on Isaacs getting the job ahead of one of his own subjects, but he eventually knighted the man who had also risen to become Chief Justice of the High Court.
www.abc.net.au /rn/talks/brkfast/stories/s885658.htm   (88 words)

 Hotel Isaacs Cork Hotel - Cork - Hotel Isaacs Cork Hotel Reviews - TripAdvisor
They must have made some improvements since some of the reviews as there is a lift and entry to the hotel was via the lovely courtyard with it's impressive waterfall and through the main reception.
Minor quibbles were that the room was too hot even with two windows open and the occasional din coming from the street.
I stayed in Isaacs for 3 nights and must say the staff on reception were marvelous, full of information down to what price the rugby tickets were for the game being held on the day I arrived.
tripadvisor.com /Hotel_Review-g186600-d218071-Reviews-a_als.0-Hotel_Isaacs...   (990 words)

 Elijah Isaacs Graveyard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
First married Preston Isaacs grave Memphis TNCourtsey of Barry Isaacs
Ida Isaacs born and died 30 Oct 1880
Loroni born 14 Nov and died 26 Nov 1881 son of Henry and Alpha Isaacs
www.geocities.com /Heartland/Plains/7895/Elijah.html   (219 words)

 Saint Isaac Jogues of Valley Forge
If you are planning a trip and looking for a convenient place to attend Mass, we welcome you.
If you are thinking about moving to the Valley Forge area, we invite you to inquire about the possibility of making Saint Isaac Jogues your parish home.
We have many organizations and activities for everyone to find something of interest.
www.stisaac.org   (96 words)

 (Marjorie ISAACS - Henry ISAAC)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Rachel ISAACS (28 Jul 1866 - 23 Dec 1951)
Alexander ISAAC (11 Nov 1780 - 30 Mar 1863)
Emma ISAAC (29 May 1827 - 17 Sep 1849)
www.apex.net.au /~tmj/ind0048.htm   (36 words)

 Isaac (Harry) Isaacs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Isaac (Harry) Isaacs, birth 14 Apr 1888 Bethnal Green, London, died 1 Apr 1955, Source Received from Richard van Proctor, son of Elias (Lazarus) Isaacs and Elizabeth Staal to:
3) Thelma Letitia Isaacs, birth 3 Jan 1922, died 25 Mar 1994, Source Received from Richard van Proctor to:
Eleazor E (Lionel) Isaacs, birth 2 Nov 1915, died 16 Dec 1994, Source Received from Richard van Proctor, son of Meyer Isaacs and Rachael Schaverien
shum.cc.huji.ac.il /~dutchjew/genealog/beck/1106.htm   (124 words)

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