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Isaac Markens

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Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Elias Markens and Rosetta Markens
Husband of Rachel Markens
Father of Elias Robert Markens; Rose Benjamin Turner; Edward Wasgate Markens and Walter Henry Markens
Brother of Zipporah Markens; Charles Markens; George Washington Markens and Henry Markens
Half brother of Zipporah Markens

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About Isaac Markens

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Markens

Isaac Markens (October 9, 1846 – August 1928)[1] was a Jewish American writer.

Markens was born in New York City, the son of Elias Markens, a linguist and Orientalist. Isaac Markens was educated in the public schools of his native city. He became a merchant, and afterward private secretary to Railway Commissioner Albert Fink.

Subsequently he entered the journalistic field, and wrote for the New York Commercial Advertiser and the Mail and Express. In 1888 he published The Hebrews in America, a series of historical and biographical sketches of value as being the first of their kind on American Jewish history.

Markens was for several years secretary to the board of arbitration of the Joint Executive Committee of Eastern and Western Railways. He died, aged 82, in 1928.


  • Residence: 1850 - Brooklyn, ward 6, Kings, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1860 - 4th District 21st Ward New York City, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1870 - New York, United States
  • Residence: 1880 - Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: 1900 - District 8 Newark city Ward 11, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: 1910 - Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1915 - New York, A.D. 19, E.D. 01, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1920 - Newark Ward 9, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: 1925 - New York, A.D. 23, E.D. 05, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1850 - Brooklyn, ward 6, Kings, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1860 - 4th District 21st Ward New York City, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1870 - New York, United States
  • Residence: 1880 - Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: 1900 - District 8 Newark city Ward 11, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: 1910 - Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1915 - New York, A.D. 19, E.D. 01, New York, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1920 - Newark Ward 9, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: 1925 - New York, A.D. 23, E.D. 05, New York, New York, United States
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Isaac Markens's Timeline

1846
October 9, 1846
New York, NY, USA
1874
June 13, 1874
Age 27
Duval County, Florida, United States
1875
September 28, 1875
Age 28
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
1878
March 24, 1878
Age 31
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
1888
May 7, 1888
Age 41
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States
1928
August 1928
Age 81
Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States