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Mortimer Schreiber (1890 - 1971)

Morton Schreiber – 2 sisters: Florence Schreiber and Ruth Schreiber Spronz. Father: Phillip Schreiber, Mother (maybe) Anne Schreiber. Aunts Ruth and Florence worked for the railroad in Chicago for many...

10/1/2017 10/1/2017

Rosa Rubenstein (1868 - 1941)

Chava Reizel daughter of Yosef. So perhaps her parents WERE Joseph Rubenstein and Leah Kurlach after all. Did her brother change his name to Rosenberg? Update: Rosa's brother was Abraham Rosenberg, o...

6/20/2009 9/30/2017

Geneva Ida Meyer (1883 - 1964)

"Ida Meyer"

Gravestone says Genesa daughter of Mr. Nachum. The Social Security request for her upon her death says she was the daughter of Nathan Reib and Adele Rosenberg. Birth: Sep. 15, 1883 Death: Dec...

9/27/2017 9/28/2017

M. Harry Ziffren (1906 - 1996)

12/5/2014 9/27/2017

Esther Winstein (1880 - 1980)

"Weinstein"

Our dear and beloved mother and my dear wife Esther, daughter of Yitkhak Meyer Birth: 1881 Death: 1980 Burial: Hebrew Cemetery Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA Plot: Line 8 ...

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

Stewart Winstein (1914 - 2010)

Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Sep 27 2017, 23:06:21 UTC

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

Abraham Winstein (1876 - 1942)

"Weinstein"

Birth: 1876 Death: 1942 Burial: Hebrew Cemetery Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA Find A Grave Created by: Tom Carlson Record added: Jan 20, 2016 Find A Grave Memorial#...

9/27/2017 9/27/2017

Rebecca Ruben (1874 - 1926)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 27 2017, 22:09:29 UTC

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

Sol Meyer (1884 - 1939)

Birth: Feb. 29, 1884, Russia Death: Nov. 10, 1939 Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, USA Spouse: Edith Celia Sigel Meyer (1885 - 1971) Children: Irene R Meyer Weinberg (1920 - 2017)* ...

12/23/2009 9/27/2017

Eva Meyer (1854 - 1932)

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

Isaac Meyer (1852 - 1944)

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

Izzy Meyer (1890 - d.)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 27 2017, 22:09:29 UTC

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

Naomi Meyer (1910 - 2009)

Naomi Meyer, 99, of 1824 Wilmar Orchard, Quincy, died at 12:40 a.m. Tuesday (Dec.15, 2009) in Blessing Hospital. She was born Feb. 26, 1910, in Moline, a daughter of Samuel J. and Geneva Reib Meyer. Sh...

2/10/2010 9/27/2017

American economist, statistician, and economic advisor to President Ronald Reagan. Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and Nobel laureate.

1/24/2009 5/30/2017

George Porges (1860 - 1942)

1/22/2014 8/30/2016

Fannie Mack (1854 - 1904)

3/6/2014 8/16/2016

Silas (Shmuel) Wallk (1911 - 1968)

"Shmuel"

Shmuel Ben David BIRTH 16 JUL 1911 • Illinois DEATH 04 JAN 1968 • Age 56 of Heart Attack Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Apr 28 2018, 5:32:26 UTC

6/21/2009 2/26/2016

Samuel Weintraub (1927 - d.)

2/7/2016 2/26/2016

Max Weintraub (1894 - 1966)

"Weintrub"

Lived in Staunton, Illinois when his sons were born. His wife died in St. Louis in 1932. Is this the same as Max Weintrub, who married Estelle Geeser, age 33, in Illinois in 1933 and lived in Springf...

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

Jacob Kawin (1863 - 1897)

Birth: Jan. 9, 1863 Death: Feb. 10, 1897 Burial: Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA Plot: Mt Sinai Find A Grave Created by: Memories From The Mist...

1/19/2016 1/19/2016

Maximillian Moltchai Kawin (1839 - 1909)

"Mordechai"

From their descendant: "Max was born in Vilkaviskis (son of Moshe Kawin and Golda Lipski) in 1859. Max immigrated to Peoria. Hinda and four children (Nathan, Jacob, Augusta and Moses) came to Peoria ...

1/19/2016 1/19/2016

Isaac S. Moses Papers. 1873-1926. MOSES, ISAAC S. (1847–1926), U.S. Reform rabbi. Moses, who was born in Zaniemysl, Poznan, had not completed his education before he settled in the United States in...

11/5/2011 12/10/2015

Samuel Gould (1875 - 1955)

WW I Draft Registration (1918) birthdate: Oct 1, 1875 occupation: scrap iron and metal dealer spouse: Rose Gould employer: Samuel Gould residence: Alton, Illinois appearance: short, stout...

12/27/2010 7/3/2015

Arnold Harold Gould (1898 - 1973)

"Archie"

Born 1899 in Iowa (presumably Muscatine). Lived in Rock Island, Illinois in 1910. Lived his adult life in Jefferson City, Missouri. Married to Irma L. Gould. Name: Arnold H Gould Birth Date: 1898...

10/2/2011 7/3/2015

Maxine Ruth Philipsborn (1918 - 2009)

Death Notice: MAXINE R. PHILIPSBORN July 06, 2009 Maxine R. Philipsborn, 90, of Glencoe, passed away July 3, 2009, beloved sister of Dr. Herbert F., Katherine P. Rosenblatt and Thomas D. (Betty) Ph...

6/3/2009 3/1/2014

Ruth D. Philipsborn (1892 - 1979)

6/3/2009 3/1/2014

Samuel Noah (1799 - 1871)

3/9/2012 1/26/2014

Nicholas Jacob Pritzker (1871 - 1957)

Members of the Pritzker Family * Nicholas Pritzker (1871–1957), Jewish immigrant from Ukraine, father of the family of Pritzker o Harry Pritzker (1893–1957), lawyer o Abram Nicholas Pritzker (189...

11/12/2007 1/25/2014

John Jacob Hays (1766 - 1836)

6/11/2012 1/12/2014

Joseph B. Greenhut (1847 - 1918)

5/13/2013 1/12/2014

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 1/4/2014

Abram Nicholas Pritzker MP (1896 - 1986)

Abram Nicholas Pritzker (January 6, 1896 – February 8, 1986), known professionally as A.N. Pritzker, was an American businessman and member of the Pritzker family. Contents [show] Early life and ed...

11/12/2007 1/4/2014

Minnie (Mina Rivka) Wallk (1884 - 1955)

"Mina Rivka"

JOWBR Name Minnie Wallk Hebrew Name Mina Rivka bat Natan Birth Date 1888 Death Date 1955 Age at Death 67 Burial Place West Peoria, Illinois, United States Cemetery ID USA-01881 Cemete...

6/21/2009 1/3/2014

David Wallk MP (1875 - 1935)

The Wallk, Frankel, and Kaminsky families were intertwined in early Peoria through marriage, co-location of businesses and residences, and leadership positions in the small Jewish community. Wallk - ...

6/21/2009 1/3/2014

Hattie Frankel (1874 - 1929)

"Bodana Bramson"

I was told by my grandmother that her mother was Chava / Hattie and that I was named for her. However her birth records give her name as Bodana. (Her sister "Bertha" was Chava.) Hattie (Bodana) was nam...

4/11/2009 1/3/2014

Fannie Rubenstein (c.1862 - 1946)

"Feige Rubenstein"

[Update March 2019: I wonder if Schaie / Charley was named for Yehoshua, Fannie's father? Apparently, in addition to Shaya being a nickname for Yeshayahu / Isiah, it's also used for Yehoshu. On the oth...

4/11/2009 1/3/2014

Max Reib Rubenstein (1858 - c.1922)

"Mordechai Ben Reb Menachem Nachum"

Max, Gabriel, and Leah were full siblings it appears. Gabriel and his wife helped Max and Fanny give away Sarah at her wedding to Sam Gould. Gabriel is mentioned as Max’s brother in the description of ...

5/27/2009 1/3/2014

Joseph Julius Frankel (1873 - 1948)

"Judel Fraenkel", "Joe Frankel"

Born "Judel Frankiel" in records from Przerosl, Poland in the Suwalki region. JOSEPH J. FRANKEL. Centerville, Iowa No man occupies a more enviable position in business circles of Centerville than...

6/20/2009 1/3/2014

Charles Frankel MP (1860 - 1923)

Charles Frankel's father Joseph (Iosel/Josel) Frankel was from Ratnycia, Trakai, (currentday) Lithuania, part of the Merkine, Lithuania Jewish community and now absorbed into Druskininkai. His great gr...

9/1/2009 1/3/2014

Harry Frankel (1871 - 1943)

"Eliasz Gersz Frankel", "Elias Hirsch Frankel", "Eliahu Frankel", "Hirsh Frankel"

Y-DNA is G2a3b1a1b1a (his great grandson and a related branch of Frankel family from Ratynicia were tested). I now know definitively that Harry Frankel came from Przerosl in Suwalki, Poland near Ka...

4/11/2009 1/3/2014

R' Benjamin Moses Frankel MP (1897 - 1927)

Ben Frankel married Florence Koenigsberg, but died before they had children. (per his nephew Lee Benjamin Frankel). Benjamin Frankel, 29 (1899–1929), a Mariampole descendant, known for his warm dispo...

6/20/2009 1/3/2014

Julius Hammerslough MP (1832 - 1908)

Julius Hammerslough was a friend of Lincoln, whom he visited often at the White House. He was also the first president of Springfield's first synagogue, Brith Sholom, founded in 1858. JULIUS HAMMERSL...

10/3/2011 1/3/2014

Samuel Rosenwald (1828 - 1899)

Samuel Rosenwald was born in Buende, near Minden, Prussia, June 18, 1828, where he attended school and was engaged in the mercantile business until 1854, when he emigrated to the United States; he came...

3/15/2009 1/3/2014

Julius Rosenwald MP (1862 - 1932)

Click here to view the Wikipedia web page for Julius Rosenwald. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Julius Rosenwald. Born August 12, 1862 in Springfield, Illinois. Died January 6, 1932 (aged 69),...

3/15/2009 1/2/2014

Abraham Jonas MP (1801 - 1864)

Abraham Jonas (born September 12, 1801 in Exeter, England; died June 8, 1864) was the first permanent Jewish resident in Quincy, Illinois. He was a former member of the Illinois and Kentucky State Le...

5/9/2011 1/2/2014

Sidney R. Yates MP (1909 - 2000)

Sidney Richard Yates (August 27, 1909 – October 5, 2000) was a politician from the state of Illinois. Yates was born in Chicago, Illinois and he graduated from the University of Chicago. He served ...

8/14/2007 1/2/2014

Hon. Adolph Joachim Sabath MP (1866 - 1952)

Adolph Joachim Sabath (April 4, 1866 – November 6, 1952) was an American politician. He served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Chicago, Illinois, from 1907 until his death. Cont...

5/21/2013 1/2/2014

Henry Horner MP (1879 - 1940)

Henry Horner (November 30, 1878 – October 6, 1940) was the 28th Governor of Illinois, serving from 1933 to 1940, when he died in office. Horner was the first Jewish governor of Illinois. Political ...

8/17/2011 1/2/2014