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Jacques Reinstein

Birthdate: (78)
Death: December 18, 1956 (78)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Place of Burial: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Adolf Reinstein and Cecelia Reinstein
Husband of Relly Reinstein
Father of Jacques Joseph Reinstein; Adolf Robert Reinstein and Cecil Reid Reinstein
Brother of Bertha Reinstein; Simon Reinstein; Berthold Reinstein; Fanny Reinstein; Martha Reinstein and 2 others

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About Jacques Reinstein

Small (5 foot 3-4"); 1898-1900?? served in Prussian cavalry under Prince Max of Baden; moved to Wiesbaden; salesman of swords & jewelry; traveled in Europe and Far East (China, Singapore, India); 1905?? wounded by Japanese during siege of Port Arthur, escaped to Tsingtao; 1905? moved to New Orleans, LA; gambling; met brother Simon; made designs on wood & leather; learned engraving; 1906-07?? moved to New York; worked for Claflin Syndicate (retail clothing); 1907 moved to Savannah, GA; worked for Adler's clothing store; naturalized in 1915; established The Boys Store; bankrupt in 1921; again established business; bankrupt in 1933; moved to rented farm on Victory Drive; riding stable; 1949? moved to Washington, DC; sold riding equipment. (RCR)

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Jacques Reinstein's Timeline

September 7, 1878
September 13, 1911
Age 33
Savannah, Georgia, United States
Age 36
Age 36
December 18, 1956
Age 78
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Washington, District of Columbia, United States