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Rose Liebross and Nathan Bernstein, DDS
My mother had two Liebross aunts, sisters Rose and Celia, who'd never married or had children. Or at least that's what I thought when I started my research. I did not know either of them. Younger sister Celia died on 12 February 1946 and Rose passed away on...
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"When It Takes a Village: Applying Cluster Research Techniques," SCGS Webinar
Join me for my presentation, "When It Takes a Village: Applying Cluster Research Techniques," this Wednesday evening, March 21 (6 PM Pacific; 7 PM Mountain; 8 PM Central; and 9 PM Eastern Time). The talk is part of the S outhern California Genealogical Soci...
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Alice Mushnick Garber: my grandfather's second wife
Sometimes we just need a small crack, a chink, to give us enough light to see the way to the goal. Such was my journey from little or no information, to a hunch, to finding my quarry. I successfully tracked my grandfather's mistress (later his second wife),...
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Alice Mushnick Garber: my grandfather's second wife
My grandparents' marriage was not made in heaven. Jack Garber and Dora Morris had known each other their entire lives (they were both immigrants from Labun) and were first cousins. My father and his younger brother Lenny would joke about their mother's terr...
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Second Jewish Genealogy Webinar with Dear Myrtle, 14 February 2018
Thanks to Dear Myrtle (Pat) and Cousin Russ for hosting the second week of the Jewish Genealogy Study Group webcast yesterday morning (14 Feb 2018). The hour went quickly for me (!). We packed a great deal into the hour - but, well, there's a great deal to ...
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Jewish Genealogy Webinar - DearMYRTLE Study Group, Wednesday, 7 Februry 2018
Here is the webinar, as recorded It seems to end at about 47 minutes - before the end of what was actually streamed. I have contacted Myrt and I am hopeful that the entire recorded show will be available. Sign up for the second session to be streamed live o...
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"Jewish Genealogy," DearMYRTLE Study Group Series, Wednesdays, Feb 7 and 14, 2018
Sign up for my webinar, "Jewish Genealogy," a DearMyrtle Sudy Group Series, this coming Wednesday, Feb 7 and next Wednesday, Feb 14 at 10:00 A.M., Mountain Time. This class is geared to those who are not new to genealogy, but who have not researched Jewish ...
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Tombstone Tuesday: Israel and Sarah Cohen, Montefiore Cemetery, New York
Tracking a couple named Cohen is not for the faint of heart. I avoided tackling the genealogy of Israel and Sarah for several years, but, recently, I made some progress in locating them in New York City records. So, here's what we know. Here lies My husband...
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Tombstone Tuesday: Carl Kaimowitz, Beth Moses Cemetery, Pinlawn, New York
Carl Kaimowitz was the eldest son of the couple I profiled last week, Morris and Anna Kaimowitz .   CARL KAIMOWITZ DEVOTED HUSBAND - FATHER SON - BROTHER MARCH 31, 1924 JULY 18, 1969 Carl was born in Brooklyn to immigrant parents. [1] David, his younger bro...
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Tombstone Tuesday: Morris and Anna Kaimowitz, Beth Moses Cemetery, Pinelawn, New York
Last week I posted about my two-for-one discovery that there are three Marcus sisters interred in the First Lubiner Progressive Benevolent Association plot at Beth Moses Cemetery - and none of them are from the town associated with this landsmanshaft organi...
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