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About Abe L. Kotler
Rocha (Rachel) Fiebermann arrived in New York, June 2, 1905, aboard the SS Pennsylvania from Hamburg, with daughters Frume, Riwa, and son Leib, final destination husband Josef Fiebermann, Iron Mountain, Michigan. Last residence Dunilowichi, today in Belarus. Frume, Riwa and Leib, later Flora, Eva and Abe L. "New York, Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JFHJ-G2W : accessed 06 Aug 2013), Leib Fiebermann, 02 Jun 1905; citing Pennsylvania, United States National Archives, Washington, D.C. They were travelling "Zwischendeck" = steerage.
KOTLER in Yiddish is kettle maker, JUF News, Sept. 1996, Chicago.
1918 US Army draft registration in Palatka (Caspian), Michigan. Father Joe Kotler in Iron River, Michigan. Birthdate given as 21 January 1899. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K6X8-1QG : accessed 06 Aug 2013), Abe Kotler, 1917-1918.
1920 US Census, living with mother and sister Eva at 232 Main Street, Stambaugh Township, Caspian Village, Michigan, dry goods store prop.
1930 US Census. living with father, sister Eva and niece Gertrude at 5512 Wilson Avenue, Chicago. Immigration year given as 1905.