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Louis L. Bleeden (1886 - 1975)

8/23/2013 8/23/2013

Joseph I. Bleeden (1926 - 1999)

Press representative for Johnny Carson and NBC. Named for his grandfather, the first rabbi of Muscatine, Iowa.

8/23/2013 8/23/2013

Gedalje Braude (c.1836 - 1904)

"Gedalje Brande", "Gedelie Braund", "Gedalie Brand"

9/29/2011 8/23/2013

Max Lieflander (1892 - 1916)

"Mordechai Solomon Lieflander"

Birth: Dec. 3, 1892 Death: Nov. 29, 1916 Max was single. The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried a young man Mordechia Solomon son of Reb Yeshi Halevi died the 13th of Kislev 5676. May hi...

9/29/2011 5/8/2013

Abraham Lieflander (1895 - 1973)

Birth: Apr. 13, 1895 Death: May 16, 1973 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried our esteemed beloved brother Abraham son of Isiah Halevi Lieflander died 14 Iyar 5733. May his soul be bound...

9/29/2011 5/8/2013

Gabriel Rubenstein (1864 - 1928)

It seems that Gabriel's son and grandson used the surname "Reib," which would mean that Gabriel was a relative of Max Reib Rubenstein, not Fannie Rubenstein. Arrived 1882. Naturalized in Muscatine, I...

6/20/2009 6/2/2012

Libbie Ruth Brower (1886 - 1940)

"Racha Liba Urdangen"

Married Jacob Brower on 27 March 1910. Name in Hebrew was likely Rachel Liba. Birth: 1886 Death: Oct. 5, 1940 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried Racha Liba dau of Reb Dov Baer died...

9/27/2011 12/27/2011

Jacob M Brower (1884 - 1928)

Arrival year - 1900 per 1920 Census. Birth: 1884 Death: 1928 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried Jacob Moses son of Reb Pitel Isaac died in the year of 5685. May his soul be bound up ...

9/27/2011 12/27/2011

Ida Urdangen (1881 - d.)

Groom's Name: Louis M. Urdangen Groom's Birth Date: 1876 Groom's Birthplace: Russia Groom's Age: 26 Bride's Name: Ida Freyer Bride's Birth Date: 1881 Bride's Birthplace: Russia Bri...

9/12/2011 12/27/2011

Freda Masha Blankfeld (deceased)

"Frieda Masha Neurok"

12/16/2008 10/5/2011

Max Schoop (1850 - 1917)

"Mordechai Yakov"

His daughter's gravestone gives his name as Mordechai Yakov.

10/2/2011 10/2/2011

Yankel Unknown (deceased)

"Jacob", "Yaakov"

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Freyde Rib (c.1843 - d.)

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Leib Rib (deceased)

Listed in Jewish Gen Telsiai taxpayer's list in 1893, son of Itsyk, "belongs to Vieksniai community". Joiner, master. (Craftsmen). Leib REEB married Unkown, and his children were: Yossef (Yossi) REEB...

3/8/2010 10/1/2011

Hirsch ( Zvi ) Rib (c.1830 - d.)

"Girsh", "Reeb", "Zvi Hirsch"

3/8/2010 10/1/2011

Mowshe Rib (c.1770 - d.)

"Moshe Rib", "Movshe Rib", "Moshe Reeb", "Moshe Reib"

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Mere Mink (1871 - 1933)

Mere REEB( b. Vieksniai,Lith. d Vryheid S Africa) married Yossef (Joseph) Mink (b.Akhamene d.1923), Lithuania. They had a son Barney Mink( b. Vieksniaia,Lith.), who came to S Africa. I have corresponde...

12/7/2008 10/1/2011

Yosel Hirsh Rib (c.1793 - 1856)

"Iosel Girsch Rib", "Reeb", "Reib"

Various Jewish Gen databases: Taxpayers (Vieksniai) 1834 and 1858 Revision Lists son of Moshe, born circa 1793 and died in 1856. Wife is Gite or Gitel. Children: Itsyk Sheina Chaya Girs...

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Harry Mark (c.1887 - 1956)

"Zvi Hirsh Mark"

Hebrew translation: Here lies buried our beloved honored father Reb Tzvi Hirsh son of Reb Isarah Mark died 3rd day of Chol Hamoed Passover 5716. May his soul be bound up in everlasting life. Court Hous...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Celia Mark (1892 - 1951)

"Tzirah Wolfson"

Hebrew translation: Here lies buried the woman Tzirah dau of Reb Joseph Zaev died 27 Tevet 5711. May her soul be bound up in everlasting life. [5 Jan 1951] "Silie Woolson Mark" is the transliteration...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Donald Lester Cohn (1906 - 1977)

Named for his maternal grandfather, Louis (Gedaliah) Braude. Hebrew translation: Here lies buried my husband, our beloved father Gedaliah son of Reb Isaac Izak Hacohen died 3 Adar 5737. May his soul ...

5/12/2010 9/29/2011

Herman Cohn (1910 - 1987)

"Nemia", "Nehemiah?"

Hebrew translation: Here lies buried my husband and beloved father Nemiah son of Isaac Izak Hacohendied 14 Chesvan 5748. May his soul be bound up in everlasting life. Court House: buried 6 Nov 1987 f. ...

5/12/2010 9/29/2011

Lena Cohn (c.1873 - 1944)

"Leie Brande", "Lena Brand"

daughter of Louis (Gedaliah) Braude. Misread by some as "Brande". Shares grave marker with husband, Isaac Cohn Hebrew translation: Here lies buried Leah dau of Reb Gedalyah died 13 Tevet 5705. May ...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Anna Lieflander (1885 - 1958)

"Hannah Lieflander", "Hannah Liflander"

Birth: 1885 Death: Dec. 5, 1958 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried my beloved esteemed sister Miss Hannah dau Reb Isiah Halevi died 23 Kislev 5719. May her soul be bound up in everlast...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Manes Lieflander (1879 - 1945)

"Mainh Leiflander", "Liflander", "Lifflander"

Birth: Aug. 5, 1879 Death: Jun. 21, 1945 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried Mainh son Reb Isaiah Halevi, died 10th day of Tammuz 5705. May his soul be bound up in everlasting life. ...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Freida Lieflander (1856 - 1927)

"Lifflander", "Liflander", "Freyde"

Birth: 1856 Death: Apr. 21, 1927 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried the woman of valor Miss Freida dau Reb Mordachai died 5687 on the 3rd day of Chol Hamoed Passover. May her soul be b...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Simon Lieflander (1857 - 1929)

"Simon Lieflander", "Lifflander", "Liflander"

Birth: 1857 Death: Apr. 5, 1929 The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried a pure man Reb Isaiah son of Reb Lapidot Halevi died 25th day of the month of Adar II 5689. May his soul be bound up ...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Eliezer Bleeden (deceased)

"Leyzer Bliden" Litvak SIG Lithuanian databases, Taxpayers List in Zagare: Leyzer Bliden, son of Leyba, "well-to-do", May 1846

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Joseph Bleeden (1857 - 1916)

First rabbi of Muscatine, Iowa. Built the synagogue in the late 1800s with Harry Morris Gladstein and other early Jewish settlers. Birth: Mar. 15, 1857 Death: Apr. 11, 1916 The Hebrew inscr...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Ambassador William R Rivkin MP (c.1919 - 1967)

William Robert Rivkin (1919-1967) -- also known as William R. Rivkin -- of Illinois. Born in Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, 1919. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Lu...

3/17/2009 9/28/2011

Donald Herschel Rivkin (c.1924 - 2001)

He was born on May 24, 1924, the son of a dry cleaner and Russian-born citizen of Davenport, Samuel W. Rivkin, and his wife Florence (Fryer) Rivkin. After high school in Davenport, Rivkin attended the ...

11/5/2008 9/28/2011

Sarah Leah B. Urdangen (1838 - 1922)

"Lena Berenberg"

Hebrew translation: Here lies buried the woman Sarah Leah dau of Rev Dov died 24 Shevat 5600. [29 Jan 1840 - this date is way off, we believe the stone carver left off two letters on the Hebrew date] M...

9/12/2011 9/28/2011

Aron Jankel Glick (deceased)

"Aron Jankel Glück"

I am hypothesizing that Aron Jankel Glück (Aaron Jacob) is the brother of Nehemiah Glick. I know Nehemiah's brother emigrated to Sweden and it is likely that Nehemiah was from Leckava.

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

David Glick (1884 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Minnie Glick (1859 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

George Glick (c.1890 - d.)

"Goodman Glick"

Professor at the University of Minnesota Law School. Lost his wife in the 1918 influenza epidemic. His parents left Muscatine, Iowa, and moved to Minneapolis to care for his two children.

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Lena Glick (c.1888 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Abraham Glick (1887 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Nehemiah Glick (1859 - d.)

"Jacob Glick"

Resided in Muscatine, Iowa before moving to Minneapolis in 1918. Most likely from Shavli District like other immigrants to Muscatine at that time. Of his children, David, Abraham, George, and Lena we...

9/27/2011 9/28/2011

Charles (Isaac or Judah) Fryer (1845 - 1927)

"Charles Freyer", "Isaac Fryer"

Given name on the death certificate of his son Samuel is "Isaac" as Samuel's father. Given name on ship manifest - Judel (hard to read). JUDEL FRIER City of Berlin, left Hamburg on July 15, 1883. I...

9/12/2011 9/27/2011

Oscar Wintraub (1858 - 1929)

"Weintraub", "Asher"

1920 U.S. Census. Oscar Weintraub, widowed, born in Russia, about 1854, widowed. Also in book on early Jewish immigration to Iowa, he is mentioned with Mary Fryer's husband, Charles Fryer, and with "...

9/15/2011 9/27/2011

Meyer Wintrob (deceased)

9/12/2011 9/27/2011

Rebecca Wintrob (deceased)

9/12/2011 9/27/2011

Charly "Rube" Rubenstein (1882 - 1958)

From Sharon Grundfest Broniatowski : "Charlie Rubenstein was a wonderful man. He was owner of the Rube and Scott department store in Little Rock, a baseball scout, an avid member of the National Confer...

5/27/2009 9/13/2011

Fannie Rubenstein (c.1862 - 1946)

"Feige Rubenstein"

[Update Dec 2011 - Feige Rieb departed for the U.S. from Hamburg on June 10, 1885 on the Ship Moravia , with two young daughters - Cirel or Arel, age 1 month (probably Sarah) and Schaie, age 11 months,...

4/11/2009 9/13/2011

Max Reib Rubenstein (1858 - c.1922)

"Mordechai Ben Reb Menachem Nachum"

Born Mordechai Reib, probably in Volhynia, Ukraine, circa 1859. All we know about his father is his name: Menachem Nuchem. Even Max Reib Rubenstein's surname is a question mark, since Reib is uncommon ...

5/27/2009 9/13/2011

Mary (Malka) Fryer (c.1851 - 1912)

"Malka Wintrob", "Malka Fryer", "Malka Weintraub", "Mary Freyer", "Mali", "Mollie"

Malka (Mary) Fryer, Muscatine, Iowa Wife of Charles Fryer. Daughter of Myer and Rebecca (Reib) Wintrob. Born 1851 in Russia. Died March 25, 1912 in Muscatine, Iowa. Hebrew translation of her graves...

9/12/2011 9/13/2011

Marcus L Urdangen (b. - c.1818)

"Louis M. Urdangen"

9/12/2011 9/13/2011