About Jacob Ya'acov Rothman
Died as a child at 10 yrs of age--possibly in an epidemic. He is buried along with many other children who died at about the same time. Was born in Tennessee where family (w/Goldie Rothman) was sent after arriving at Ellis Island, NY from Stryjj, Austria in Jan.1913. Had a head injury w/brain damage (cause unknown) and went to NY with his mother, Esther. She died in 1923. The rest of the immediate family went to NY that year and stayed. Esther's sister Goldie helped Morris raise the children and took over completely when he died in 1926.