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Minnie (Anna) Glass MP (deceased)

5/7/2017 5/7/2017

Sussman Glass MP (1858 - 1925)

"Sam", "Sissman"

5/7/2017 5/7/2017

Abraham Glass MP (1889 - 1971)

Birth: Jul. 17, 1889 New York, USA Death: Aug. 5, 1971 Note: Son of Sissman & Minnie (Wolfson) Glass. Burial: Jewish Cemetery Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA Plot: Row 14 -- Lot 5....

5/7/2017 5/7/2017

Louis Lieflander MP (b. - 1920)

"Eliezer Isaac Lieflander", "Liflander. Louie Lieflander"

Birth: unknown Death: Oct. 19, 1920 Burial: B'Nai Moses Cemetery Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA Plot: Row 7 -- Lot 2. The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried the young man Eli...

9/29/2011 6/11/2016

Louis L. Bleeden MP (1886 - 1975)

8/23/2013 8/23/2013

Joseph I. Bleeden MP (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 MP (c.1836 - 1904)

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

9/29/2011 8/23/2013

Max Lieflander MP (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 MP (1895 - 1973)

Birth: Apr. 13, 1895 Death: May 16, 1973 Burial: B'nai Moses Cemetery Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA Plot: Row 10 -- Lot 4. The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried our esteeme...

9/29/2011 5/8/2013

Gabriel Rubenstein MP (1864 - 1928)

Updated 2017, based on requesting a photo of Gabriel Rubenstein's gravestone. Also, we have autosomal DNA results from a descendant of Gabriel that might support the hypothesis I am currently following...

6/20/2009 6/2/2012

Libbie Ruth Brower MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (deceased)

"Frieda Masha Neurok"

12/16/2008 10/5/2011

Max Schoop MP (1850 - 1917)

"Mordechai Yakov"

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

10/2/2011 10/2/2011

Yankel Unknown MP (deceased)

"Jacob", "Yaakov"

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Freyde Rib MP (c.1843 - d.)

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Leibas Mausas Rib MP (c.1850 - d.)

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 MP (c.1830 - d.)

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

3/8/2010 10/1/2011

Mowshe Rib MP (c.1770 - d.)

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

10/1/2011 10/1/2011

Mere Mink MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (1856 - 1927)

"Lifflander", "Liflander", "Freyde"

Birth: 1856 Death: Apr. 21, 1927 Burial: B'Nai Moses Cemetery Muscatine, Muscatine County. Iowa, USA The Hebrew inscription says: Here lies buried the woman of valor Miss Freida dau Reb Mor...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Simon Lieflander MP (1857 - 1929)

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

Birth: 1857 Death: Apr. 5, 1929 Burial: B'nai Moses Cemetery Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA Plot: Row 10 -- Lot 7. Shares Gravemarker with Freida Lieflander. The Hebrew inscription sa...

9/29/2011 9/29/2011

Eliezer Bleeden MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (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 MP (1884 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Minnie Glick MP (1859 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

George Glick MP (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 MP (c.1888 - d.)

Photograph attached to his profile from The Illinois-Iowa Jewish Community on the Banks of the Mississippi by Oscar Fleishaker D.H.L. A Doctor's Degree Dissertation Submitted to the Faculty of The Harr...

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Abraham Glick MP (1887 - d.)

9/28/2011 9/28/2011

Nehemiah Glick MP (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 MP (1845 - 1927)

"Charles Freyer", "Isaac Fryer"

Update - it is very likely that the eldest son listed on the ship manifest below, Lippe age 19, was Lippe Reib or Rubenstein, possible brother of Max Reib Rubenstein. I requested a photo of the headsto...

9/12/2011 9/27/2011

Oscar Wintraub MP (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 MP (deceased)

9/12/2011 9/27/2011

Rebecca Wintrob MP (deceased)

9/12/2011 9/27/2011

Charly "Rube" Rubenstein MP (1882 - 1958)

"CC", "Charley"

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 MP (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 MP (1858 - c.1922)

"Mordechai Ben Reb Menachem Nachum"

Arrived New York City on 23 Jun 1885 Nachum Rieb shipping out of Hamburg, on the Moravia. From Volinsky, age 26, a dealer. Also on line below Jacob Rubenstein, a dealer, from Volinsky, age 16. Born M...

5/27/2009 9/13/2011

Mary (Malka) Fryer MP (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 MP (b. - c.1818)

"Louis M. Urdangen"

9/12/2011 9/13/2011