Cohen Moshe Aharon
Born: 1862
Birth Place: Russia, Nikolayev
Immigrated: 1882
Arrived: 1882
Residence in the Village:
Occupation: vintner
Departed: 1911
Departed to: Australia
Died: 1929
Buried: France
Belonging to Group
Cohen Avraham
Proskorovsky Shmuel
Proskorovsky Bracha
    Cohen Moshe Aharon   Cohen Pnina Perl    
Children:   Cohen Shmuel Dov    Cohen Levi Itzhak    Cohen Sarah    Cohen Meir    Reem (Cohen) Dvorah    Cohen Gdaliahu    Segal (Kohen) Miriam    Cohen Yair    Cohen Hayim Avraham

The founder Moshe Aharon Cohen was born in Nikolayev, Russia.
He came to the country in 1882 and was one of the founders of Rishon Le Zion and a signator to the first protocols. He was a farmer who, for 30 years, bore the burden of hard work and the hardships of the life. He planted mulberry trees for the silk worms and also geraniums for the perfume industry. In 1911 he left the village and went to Australia and from there to Europe. He died in Paris.