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Joseph Schoneman (deceased)

12/12/2008 12/30/2015

Solomon Thalheimer (1837 - 1877)

3/1/2009 12/30/2015

Henry Simson (1814 - 1886)

"Hyne"

1/24/2009 12/30/2015

Henry Mitchell (deceased)

6/29/2012 10/9/2014

Solomon Haas (1841 - 1913)

4/13/2013 4/27/2014

Moses Aaron Dropsie (1821 - 1905)

7/28/2013 4/24/2014

Aaron Lazarus (1841 - 1911)

7/28/2013 4/24/2014

Julius Stern MP (1804 - 1870)

7/25/2012 4/24/2014

Mayer Frank (1821 - 1911)

Meyer lived in Phila's 20th ward in 1870. He gave his occupation as retail clothierAll three of Mayer and Eva's sons have moguel records at Rodeph Shalom Congregation of Philadelphia. Mayer was a Presi...

2/27/2010 2/4/2014

Ludwig Eschner (c.1856 - 1909)

"Louis"

Birth: HBMa 1372 NEZNAŠOV (o. České Budějovice) N Folio 75 (177) Note: Death record (incorrectly) gives birth date of 25 Jan 1856 and father's name as Jacob Eschner, if it is the correct death record.

1/8/2009 7/5/2013

Joseph Jules Snellenburg (1849 - 1898)

N. Snellenburg & Company, commonly known as Snellenburg's, was a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based middle class department store and wholesale clothing manufacturer, established in 1869. The company bec...

6/23/2013 6/23/2013

Morton M Newburger (c.1864 - 1888)

"Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 March 2018), Morris Newburger in entry for Morton Newburger, 15 Dec 1888; citing , Philadelphia...

6/16/2013 6/16/2013

Edward Lewis Rothschild (1850 - 1925)

6/4/2013 6/4/2013

Ephraim Lederer (1862 - 1925)

3/3/2013 6/4/2013

Solomon Isaacs (c.1808 - 1870)

"Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 December 2014), Solomon Isaacs, 20 May 1870; citing v 1 p 172, Philadelphia City Archives and H...

1/27/2013 6/3/2013

Lazarus Joseph Leberman (1816 - 1887)

2/6/2013 5/27/2013

Mason Hirsh (1830 - 1892)

"Moses Hirsch"

"New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch ( : 3 June 2020), Jacob Hirsh in entry for Mason Hirsh, 11 Mar 1892; citing Death, Manhattan, New York County, New York, Un...

12/15/2009 4/2/2013

Henry C Dalsheimer (c.1848 - d.)

3/22/2013 3/26/2013

Evelyn Bomeisler (1829 - 1917)

3/21/2012 3/22/2013

Louis Edward Levy (1846 - 1919)

Biography from "Who's who in Pennsylvania"Inventor born Oct 12 1846 in Steinowltz now part of the city of Pilsen Bohemia where the family settled in the middle of the sixteenth century son of Leopold a...

3/21/2013 3/21/2013

Jacob Loeb MP (1833 - 1888)

Jacob Loeb was one of the founders of Loeb and Schoenfeld, a large and successful company that made embroidered goods and also imported them from Switzerland.Loeb and Schoenfeld owned several buildings...

4/11/2012 3/19/2013

Gabriel Blum MP (1857 - 1934)

After Gabriel married Jeanette "Jennie" Loeb in June 1891, they lived on the estate in Cheltenham Township, Pa. that had been built by Jennie's father, Jacob Loeb. Gabriel's brother, Ralph, married ano...

5/23/2012 3/19/2013

Abraham Adler (1809 - 1879)

Came to United States in 1845Abraham Adler* 1850 United States Federal Census* Birth: Circa 1809 - Germany* Residence: 1850 - Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, USA* Schedule: Population* Wife (implied...

6/19/2010 3/19/2013

Morris Kohn (1835 - 1920)

11/29/2008 3/19/2013

BETTELHEIM - August 21, on board the steamer Muenchen, Dr. A. S. Bettelheim, formerly of San Francisco. ( Daily Alta California, Volume 83, Number 66, 4 September 1890 ) Albert (Aaron) Siegfried Bettel...

5/8/2011 3/17/2013

Abraham Simon Wolf (1809 - 1880)

From Morais, The Jews of PhiladelphiaAbraham Simon Wolf occupied a conspicuous place in the Jewish community of Philadelphia. He was born at Charlottesville, Virginia, September 15th, 1809. His mercant...

6/30/2012 3/16/2013

Hijman Chaim Salomon Zelig Polak, birth 22 Apr 1786 Amsterdam, 'Circumcisions and Births in Amsterdam 1697-1811, by Jits v.Straten': on 1 Ijar 5546 [29 Apr 1786] - circumcision of Chaim ben Zelig Polak...

3/18/2012 3/12/2013

Charles Joseph Cohen (1847 - 1927)

According to Cyrus Alder, in his necrology of Charles Cohen published in Publications of the American Jewish Historical Society, vol. 31, p. 255-56, among the many organizations in which Charles was ac...

3/25/2012 1/18/2013

Henry Cohen (1810 - 1879)

3/25/2012 1/18/2013

Simon Elfelt (1784 - 1855)

Simon is the first known Elfelt in this country. His naturalization record is dated 1809 in Philadelphia, and he is shown on the 1810 census in Philadelphia.The family legend as per Lawrence DeHuff Elf...

7/3/2008 12/16/2012

Arrived on "Enterprise" in Philadelphia from Amsterdam November 6, 1820, aged 21. Identified himself as a "bookbinder."From Ancestry.com: Herman vanBeil was appointed to the Philadelphia courts as an i...

5/10/2011 10/21/2012

Henry Friedberger (1830 - 1886)

"Heinrich"

2/28/2009 10/20/2012

Abraham Meyer Frechie (1831 - 1906)

Abraham Meyer Frechie was born in Amsterdam in 1831. He learned the trade of cigar-making at a young age, and after travelling throughout Europe, he sailed for America and arrived in 1857. His knowledg...

7/5/2012 10/19/2012

Jacob Langsdorf (1816 - 1879)

1/8/2009 8/14/2012

1850 US Census:

4/14/2012 7/16/2012

Rabbi George Jacobs (1834 - 1884)

"The Richmond rabbis, who referred to themselves as "reverend and "minister," were ardent Confederates. George Jacobs, in the early 1860's, was a tall, handsome, outgoing young man in his late twenties...

2/5/2009 7/16/2012

Ellen Phillips MP (1820 - 1891)

3/23/2012 7/15/2012

William B Rosskam (1871 - 1946)

7/4/2012 7/15/2012

Sidney Triest (1875 - 1885)

7/1/2012 7/15/2012

Mitchell Allen Mitchell (1822 - 1875)

From: Title The Jews of Philadelphia: their history from the earliest settlements to the present time; a record of events and institutions, and of leading members of the Jewish community in every spher...

3/13/2012 7/14/2012

David Teller (1824 - 1905)

GEDCOM Note ===David entered the United States at seventeen with his brother Solomon (23) and was naturalized at twenty-one (his brother was naturalized twelve days later). A financially successful tob...

8/12/2010 7/14/2012

Simon Wolf Arnold (1827 - 1885)

9/29/2010 7/14/2012

Levi Goldsmith (1824 - 1886)

"Levi Goldschmidt", "Levy Goldsmith"

Residence : 1860 - 13th Ward Philadelphia City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States* Residence : 1870 - Pennsylvania, United States* Residence : 1880 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U...

7/9/2012 7/9/2012

Jacob Muhr (c.1856 - d.)

7/5/2012 7/9/2012

Samuel Simon Sternberger (1843 - 1919)

7/4/2012 7/9/2012

Moses Friedenwald (1838 - 1889)

7/4/2012 7/9/2012

Michael Reinhard (c.1805 - 1876)

1860 census: 13th Ward Philadelphia City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

3/18/2012 7/9/2012

Simon Muhr (1845 - 1895)

"Sigmund (birth name)"

An extensive history of his life can be found here: was vice-president of the Jewish Hospital, director of the Foster Home, and was identified with other charities in Philadelphia. He was active in aid...

7/5/2012 7/5/2012

David Sulzberger (1838 - 1910)

7/4/2012 7/4/2012

Isaac Rosskam (1837 - 1904)

7/4/2012 7/4/2012

Cyrus Adler MP (1863 - 1940)

Adler was born in Van Buren, Arkansas, on September 13, 1863. His father, Samuel, was a merchant and cotton planter who had settled in Van Buren in 1840. The family fled Civil War fighting and poor eco...

7/4/2012 7/4/2012

Matilda Cohen (1820 - 1888)

3/25/2012 7/2/2012

Abraham Hart (1810 - 1885)

3/31/2012 7/2/2012

Aaron Isaacs (1801 - 1878)

"Aaron Isaacs Van Brunt"

Listed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Act 334 to incorporate the Hebrew education society of Philadelphia, approved the seventh day of April, one thousand eight hundred and forty nine.

9/22/2011 7/2/2012

Simon Liveright (1846 - 1895)

1/27/2008 7/2/2012

Florence Liveright (1856 - 1930)

1/27/2008 7/2/2012

Simon Fleisher (1839 - 1897)

8/6/2010 7/2/2012

Lewis Marks Allen (1827 - 1870)

9/30/2010 7/2/2012

Alfred Timons Jones (1822 - 1888)

From the Jewish Encyclopedia, 1906:American editor and communal worker; born in Boston July 4, 1822; died at Philadelphia Oct. 3, 1888. In 1842 he became a resident of Philadelphia, and was successivel...

7/1/2012 7/1/2012

Myer David Cohen (1811 - 1865)

3/6/2010 7/1/2012

Joseph Newhouse (1812 - 1892)

Joseph Newhouse was born at Ettingen Bavaria Germany March 12th, 1812. His parents, Simeon and Florence née Oberdorfer Newhouse, gave him a liberal education. At the age of nineteen years, he landed in...

7/1/2012 7/1/2012

Meyer Gans (1814 - 1884)

Updated from Ancestry Genealogy via daughter Julia Gans by SmartCopy : Oct 23 2015, 5:58:02 UTC Tree from

4/16/2010 7/1/2012

Dr. Morris Jastrow, Jr MP (1861 - 1921)

born in Warsaw Poland August 13th 1861 son of Rev Dr Marcus M Jastrow and Bertha Wolffsohn entered September 15th 1877 Ph D and MA University of Leipsic July 18th 1884 member of the American Oriental S...

6/29/2012 7/1/2012

Leopold Furth (c.1834 - 1892)

7/1/2012 7/1/2012

Isaac Hyneman MP (c.1804 - 1886)

From the Jewish Encyclopedia, 1906: first member of the German branch of the family concerning whom any data have been preserved; born in Germany in 1804; died Jan., 1886. He emigrated to the United St...

9/3/2011 6/29/2012

Charles Bloomingdale MP (1814 - 1903)

7/4/2008 6/29/2012

Solomon Gans (1804 - 1896)

4/25/2012 6/29/2012

4/15/2012 6/29/2012

Mayer Arnold MP (1785 - 1868)

From Württemberg to America by Stefan RohrbacherMayer Arnold,the eñldest son of a cattle dealer,left for America as early as 1798 . Since he was then only a lad of thirteen, we may assume either that h...

7/10/2010 6/29/2012

Simon B. Fleisher (1840 - 1919)

GEDCOM Note ===Interesting note - Simon will appear on the 1920 census as a female/widowed. Note , he died in 1919 so0000 I am assuming at this moment that the widow of Simon just got listed as the dec...

8/10/2010 6/29/2012

Aaron Edwin Arnold (1835 - 1910)

9/29/2010 6/29/2012

David Pesoa (1801 - 1865)

4/12/2012 6/29/2012

Abraham Finzi (1800 - 1870)

4/7/2012 6/29/2012

Judge Myer Samuel Isaacs MP (1841 - 1904)

"Meyer"

estate lawyer, judge, newspaper editor, and philanthropist Myer S. Isaacs was the eldest son of the second English-speaking Rabbi in the United States, the Rev. Dr. Samuel M. Isaacs (1804-1878). The Is...

6/9/2012 6/29/2012

Daniel Gans (1818 - 1867)

4/25/2012 6/29/2012

Hezekiah Arnold (1834 - 1890)

9/29/2010 6/29/2012

Jesse (Isaias) Seligman MP (1827 - 1894)

Bio. from SF newspaper at time of death== newspapers dot com The San Francisco Call (San Francisco, California) 24 Apr 1894, Tue Page 2 banker and philanthropist; born at Baiersdorf, Bavaria, Aug. 11...

11/13/2010 6/29/2012

Henry (Hirsch) Gerstley (1838 - 1899)

"Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915," database with images, "Pennsyl FamilySearch ( : 8 March 2018), Henry Gerstley, 01 Apr 1899; citing v 1 p 202, Philadelphia City Archives...

4/29/2012 6/29/2012

Louis (Lazarus) Gerstley MP (1849 - 1931)

"Lazarus"

4/29/2012 6/29/2012

Samuel Morais Hyneman MP (1854 - 1914)

From the Jewish Encyclopedia, 1906:Lawyer; born at Philadelphia May 26, 1854; admitted to the bar of that city June 2, 1877. He was a member of the board of managers of Mikve Israel congregation 1879-1...

3/14/2012 6/29/2012

Marie Louise Nathans (1858 - 1947)

"Maime"

3/28/2010 6/28/2012

Emanuel Lehman MP (1827 - 1907)

"Manuel"

LEHMAN, Emanuel, merchant, a native of the village of Rimpar, near Wurzburg, Germany, was born Feb. 15, 1827. His parents, who were of German-Hebrew descent, gave their son a sound training both at hom...

5/1/2010 6/28/2012

Isaac Saller (1832 - 1907)

9/26/2009 6/28/2012

David Werner Amram (1866 - 1939)

From the Jewish Encyclopedia, 1906: lawyer; son of Werner David Amram; born at Philadelphia, Pa., in 1866; educated at the public schools and at the Rugby Academy in Philadelphia, and in the Collegiate...

10/25/2009 6/28/2012

Carrie Louchheim (1847 - 1927)

6/28/2012 6/28/2012

Philip Lewin (1836 - 1898)

Philip Lewin, President of the Congregation Keneseth Israel, was born in Neustadt, Prussia, September 18th, 1836. His father had, for several decades, been Cantor, and later on Rabbi, of the Congregati...

9/26/2009 6/28/2012

Solomon Teller (1818 - 1895)

11/16/2010 6/28/2012

Moyer Fleisher (1842 - 1924)

Enlisted with the Union in June 1863 during the Civil War === GEDCOM Note === Name: Moyer Fleisher , Enlistment Date: 26 June 1863 Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE Side Served: Union State ...

4/29/2010 6/28/2012

Jacob da Silva Solis-Cohen MP (1838 - 1927)

Jacob received his medical degree at the University of Pennysylvania in 1880, and served in the American Civil War as a surgeon from 1861-64. He was considered a founding father of laryngology, pioneer...

12/29/2010 6/28/2012

Lucien Moss (1831 - 1895)

was his legacy that founded the Home for Jewish Incurables, which became the Moss Rehabilitation Hospital. Moss, a gentleman well known in Jewish and secular charities, is a son of Eliezer L and Julia ...

3/25/2011 6/28/2012

David Eger (1801 - 1862)

12/29/2010 6/28/2012

Solomon Solis (1819 - 1854)

3/7/2010 6/28/2012

Marcus Cauffman (1797 - 1868)

3/14/2010 6/28/2012

Moses Nathans (1811 - 1873)

1866 - Importer of liquors

10/10/2009 6/28/2012

Jacob Gumpel (c.1811 - d.)

9/26/2009 6/28/2012