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Eva (Chava) Romain (Lagowitz)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Russia
Death: Died in Middletown, Orange, New York, United States
Cause of death: Pneumonia, fractured femur (fell at house 1978-02-20 4:15 PM, 97 Prospect Ave, Middletown, NY), senility
Place of Burial: Circleville, Orange, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Lagowitz and Dora Lagowitz
Wife of Nathan (Nat) Romain
Mother of Abraham Romain and Deborah Lubin
Sister of Solomon Lagowitz; Morris Lagowitz; Milly Sanders; Isidore Eli Lagowitz and Philip Lagowitz

Managed by: Joel Daniel Gedalius
Last Updated:

About Eva (Chava) Romain

Hebrew name (from gravestone): Chava bat Avraham

Marriage:

No. of Certificate: 15838

The City of New York Department of Health

State of New York. Certificate and Record of Marriage of

Nathan Romain and Eva Lagovitz

Groom:

Residence: 316 E 118 St.

Age: 22

Color: Whilte

Single

Occupation: Butcher

Birthplace: Russia

Father's Name: Abraham

Mother's Maiden Name: Gittler --

Number of Groom's Marriage: 1

Bride

Residence: 417 E 116 St.

Age: 20

Color: White

Single

Maiden Name, if a Widow --

Birthplace: Russia,

Father's Name: David

Mother's Maiden Name: Dora --

Number of Bride's Marriage: 1

I hereby certify that the above named groom and bride were joined in Marriage by me, in accordance with the Laws of the State of New York at The City Hall in the borough of Manhattan, City of New York, this 31 of Aug 1908.

Witnesses to the Marriage: Max Gorodij (?), Wolf Sanders

Signature of person performing the Ceremony: John McCann (?)

Official Station: ?

Residence: 413 W 57 St.

We hereby certify that we are the Groom and Bride named in this Certificate, and that the information given therein is correct to the best of our knowledge and belief.

Signed: Nathan Romain, Eva Lagovitz, Max Gorodij (?), Wolf Sanders.

Bureau of Records Received Sep 4, 1908, Borough of Manhattan.

Source: Photo reproduction of marriage certificate 15838, City of New York.

1910 US Census (April 23, 1910):

family name spelled Romane

Nathan Romain (Head), age 24, first marriage, married 1 year, parents and self Russian/Yiddish, immigrated 1905, alien, speaks English, butcher in shop, can read, can write

Eva Romain (Wife), age 20, first marriage, married 1 year, 1 child (alive), parents and self Russian/Yiddish, immigrated 190<illegible>, speaks English, can read, can write

Otto (Son) (ed: Abe), age 4 months, born New York

119th St., New York, NY

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York; Roll: T624_1013; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 301; Image: 1035.

1920 US Census (January 6, 1920):

family name spelled Roanin

Nathan Romain (Head), Rent, age 37, married, immigrated 1904, not naturalized (pa=papers?), can't read, can't write, no English, parents and self born Russia, butcher in store

Eva Romain (Wife), age 32, married, immigrated 1904, alien, can't read, can't write, no English, parents and self born Russia, housewife in home

Abraham Romain (Son), age 10, single, reads, writes, born New York, speaks English

Debbie Romain (Daughter), age 7, single, reads writes, born New York, speaks English

420 W 33rd St., New York, NY

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Manhattan Assembly District 3, New York, New York; Roll: T625_1190; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 303; Image: 1035.

1930 US Census (April 14, 1930):

Nathan Romain (Head), Rent $55, age 45, married since age 21, self and parents born Russia, immigrated 1905, naturalized, proprietor, butcher

Eva Romain (Wife), age 43, married since age 19, self and parents born Russia, immigrated 1905, naturalized

Abraham Romain (Son), age 20, single, born New York, parents born Russia, no occupation

Deborah Romain (Daughter), age 17, single, born New York, parents born Russia, no occupation

1410 Prospect Ave., Bronx, NY

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Bronx, Bronx, New York; Roll: 1473; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 313; Image: 181.0.

SSDI:

EVA ROMAIN 15 Jul 1888 Mar 1978 10940 (Middletown, Orange, NY) (none specified) 070-52-6917 New York

Mary Gedalius: death date was March 4 and maiden name spelled LAGOWITZ, did not attend Lubin-Gedalius wedding

Death certificate:

New York State Department of Health, Certificate of Death.

Recorded district 3501

Register number 102

Eva Romain

Female

Date of Death: March 4, 1978, 3:15A

Age: 88 years

Born: June 9, 1889

Veteran of US Armed forces? No

SSN: 081-40-4317

County of death: Orange

City of Middletown

Horton Hospital

Inpatient (admitted February 20, 1978)

Born: Russia

Citizen: USA

Marital status: Widowed

Race: White

Not of Spanish origin

Education: grade 8

House wife

Residence: 97 Prospect Avenue, Middletown, Orange, New York 10940. Residence within city limits

Name of Father: Abraham Lagowitz

Maiden name of mother: Dora Bobockishki

Name of informant: Deborah Lubin (Daughter), 97 Prospect Ave. Middletown, NY 10940

Burial March 6, 1978, Mt. Sinai Cemetery, Circleville, NY

Hasbrouck Funeral Chapel Inc., 208 North Street, Middletown, NY 10940 (Registration # 01086)

Funeral Director: Earl B. Weaver (Registration # 05911)

Date filed: March 6, 1978. Burial permit issued March 6, 1978

Signed by physician Martin Altcheic, 67 Prospect Ave. Middletown, March 4, 1978. Attended from February 20, 1978 to March 4, 1978. Last seen alive March 3, 1978.

Cause of death: Pneumonia, due to fractured femur. Other conditions: Senility, other illegible. Autopsy: No, Referred to medical examiner/coroner: No

Accident February 20, 1978, 4:15 PM. Fell at house, 97 Prospect Ave., Middletown.

Source: Copy of death certificate (Joel Gedalius)

Buried in Circleville, New York:

Section H plots 32 & 33

Source: Email from Krista Alley [Temple Sinai, Middletown, NY] to Joel Gedalius 2008-06-02

Cemetery date: 3/5/78

Directions to Temple Sinai Cemetery

Circleville, NY

   * NYS Thruway to Exit 16- Harriman- continue straight through the tolls on Route 17 West
   * Route 17 West to exit 119 (Pinebush)
   * Make a right off the exit onto Route 302.
   * Drive approximately ¼ mile – Temple Sinai, Cemetery is located on the left hand side

Source: Email from Krista Alley [Temple Sinai, Middletown, NY] to Joel Gedalius 2008-06-03

Gravestone:

TODO: Transcribe hebrew

ROMAIN

Beloved husband and father

NATHAN

1884 - 1969

Beloved wife and mother

EVA

1889 - 1978

Source: http://data.jewishgen.org//imagedata/jowbr/USA-01073/PC030179.jpg

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Eva (Chava) Romain's Timeline

1889
June 9, 1889
Russia
1909
December 26, 1909
Age 20
1912
December 24, 1912
Age 23
New York, United States
1978
March 4, 1978
Age 88
Middletown, Orange, New York, United States
March 6, 1978
Age 88
Circleville, Orange, New York, United States