Nine Generations

Aaron Gekofsky

Male, #8262, Living



Parents

Father*Aaron Gekofsky (1886-1931)
Mother*Blanche Horowitz (1898-1994)

Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Theodore Edson ("Theo") Clark

Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

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Rose Gekofsky

Female, #8263, Deceased, b. about 1894



Parents

Father*Chaim Gekofsky (estimated 1855-before 1924)
Mother*Dvoire Kuperman (1858-1944)

Family: Morris Gross (1896-)

Son*Hyman Gross
Daughter*Renee Gross

Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
1st cousin 4 times removed of Theodore Edson ("Theo") Clark

Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

Biographical Details

About 1894BirthRose Gekofsky was born about 1894 in Poland.1
About 1921Birth of ChildHer son, Hyman Gross, was born about 1921 in Poland.
Before 1924Death of ParentHer father, Chaim Gekofsky, died before 1924.
1927Birth of ChildHer daughter, Renee Gross, was born in 1927 in Poland.
ResidenceRose Gekofsky was an adult child at Residence of Dvoire Kuperman from 1935 to 1940 in Bronx, New York.1
1944Death of ParentHer mother, Dvoire Kuperman, died on 23 November 1944.

Citations

  1. 1940 Federal Census, Record originated in..., Place: New York, Bronx, New York; Roll: m-t0627-02489; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 3-1158, Date: 11 APR 1940
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Morris Gross

Male, #8264, Deceased, b. 1896



Family: Rose Gekofsky (about 1894-)

Son*Hyman Gross
Daughter*Renee Gross


Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

Biographical Details

1896BirthMorris Gross was born in 1896 in Russia.1
About 1921Birth of ChildHis son, Hyman Gross, was born about 1921 in Poland.
1927Birth of ChildHis daughter, Renee Gross, was born in 1927 in Poland.
ResidenceMorris Gross was a son-in-law at Residence of Dvoire Kuperman from 1935 to 1940 in Bronx, New York.1
1940OccupationIn 1940 Morris Gross was a painter and interior decorator in New York City.1

Citations

  1. 1940 Federal Census, Record originated in..., Place: New York, Bronx, New York; Roll: m-t0627-02489; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 3-1158, Date: 11 APR 1940
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Hyman Gross

Male, #8265, Living



Parents

Father*Morris Gross (1896-)
Mother*Rose Gekofsky (about 1894-)

Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Theodore Edson ("Theo") Clark

Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited5 August 2023 10:37:02

Renee Gross

Female, #8266, Living



Parents

Father*Morris Gross (1896-)
Mother*Rose Gekofsky (about 1894-)

Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Theodore Edson ("Theo") Clark

Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited5 August 2023 10:37:02

Cynthia Gekofsky

Female, #8267, Deceased, b. 15 June 1925, d. 10 October 2021



Parents

Father*Aaron Gekofsky (1886-1931)
Mother*Blanche Horowitz (1898-1994)

Family: Leon Klein (1920-1989)


Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Theodore Edson ("Theo") Clark

Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

Biographical Details

NameCynthia Gekofsky was also known as Hyacinth Gekofsky.
1925BirthShe was born on 15 June 1925.
1931Death of ParentHer father, Aaron Gekofsky, died on 31 January 1931 in Jacksonville, Florida.
About 1948Marr-PartnersShe married Leon Klein about 24 April 1948 in the Bronx.
NoteAs Hyacinth Levy.
1989Death of SpouseHer husband, Leon Klein, died on 29 December 1989 in New York City.
1994Death of ParentHer mother, Blanche Horowitz, died on 23 October 1994.
2021DeathCynthia Gekofsky died on 10 October 2021.
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Louis Esterlitz1,2

Male, #8268, Deceased, b. about 1867, d. 8 May 1955



Family: Mary Zidelman (about 1871-1949)

Daughter*Katherine ("Katie") Esterlitz (1893-1979)
Daughter*Sarah Esterlitz (1908-1996)



Biographical Details

About 1867BirthLouis Esterlitz was born about 1867 in Russia.2,3
About 1892Marr-PartnersHe married Mary Zidelman about 1892.4
1893Birth of ChildHis daughter, Katherine ("Katie") Esterlitz, was born on 5 July 1893 in Russia.
1908Birth of ChildHis daughter, Sarah Esterlitz, was born on 9 July 1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1910Residence (family)He and Mary Zidelman lived at 762 South Third Street, rear entrance, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 29 April 1910. Six additional Esterlitz children (other than Katherine) lived with them in 1910.4
1920OccupationIn 1920 Louis Esterlitz was a junk dealer. He continued until his retirement.3,2
1949DeathHe became a widower on the death of Mary Zidelman on 7 February 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.5
1955DeathHe died of cardiac failure on 8 May 1955 at 508 Moore Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.3

Citations

  1. Marriage Certificate, Philadelphia County Cert. 26 Dec. 1924 (Issidore Gekofsky & Katie Esterlitz), Date: 26 DEC 1924
  2. 1920 Federal Census, Place: Philadelphia Ward 2, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1615; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 54 (Louis Esterlitz et al)
  3. Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Cert. #45155, May 8, 1955 (Louis Esterlitz), Date: 8 MAY 1955
  4. 1910 Federal Census, Place: Philadelphia Ward 3, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1387; Page: 34B; Enumeration District: 0046; FHL microfilm: 1375400
  5. Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Cert. #16800, Feb. 7, 1949 (Mary Esterlitz), Date: 7 FEB 1949
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Mary Zidelman1,2

Female, #8269, Deceased, b. about 1871, d. 7 February 1949



Family: Louis Esterlitz (about 1867-1955)

Daughter*Katherine ("Katie") Esterlitz (1893-1979)
Daughter*Sarah Esterlitz (1908-1996)



Biographical Details

NameMary Zidelman was also known as Mary Zeidel.
NameShe was also known as Mary Seidle.
About 1871BirthShe was born about 1871 in Russia.3,4
About 1892Marr-PartnersShe married Louis Esterlitz about 1892.5
1893Birth of ChildHer daughter, Katherine ("Katie") Esterlitz, was born on 5 July 1893 in Russia.
1908Birth of ChildHer daughter, Sarah Esterlitz, was born on 9 July 1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1910Residence (family)Louis Esterlitz and Mary Zidelman lived at 762 South Third Street, rear entrance, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 29 April 1910. Six additional Esterlitz children (other than Katherine) lived with them in 1910.5
1949DeathShe died of heart failure on 7 February 1949 at 2548 S. 6th St. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.6
About 1949BurialShe was buried about 8 February 1949 in Mt. Sharon Cemetery in Springfield, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.4
1955Death of SpouseHer husband, Louis Esterlitz, died on 8 May 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Citations

  1. Marriage Certificate, Philadelphia County Cert. 26 Dec. 1924 (Issidore Gekofsky & Katie Esterlitz), Date: 26 DEC 1924
  2. U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com database on-line., U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, Place: Philadelphia Ward 2, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1615; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 54 (Louis Esterlitz et al)
  4. Find A Grave database, Online: http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial #185710179
  5. 1910 Federal Census, Place: Philadelphia Ward 3, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1387; Page: 34B; Enumeration District: 0046; FHL microfilm: 1375400
  6. Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Cert. #16800, Feb. 7, 1949 (Mary Esterlitz), Date: 7 FEB 1949
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Samuel Jaffe

Male, #8271, Living



Parents


Relationships3rd cousin 1 time removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th cousin 1 time removed of Theodore Edson ("Theo") Clark

Charts and other referencesKuperman Descendancy Chart

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Adam Betz1

Male, #8272, Deceased



Family: Mary Kalmus

Daughter*Susanna Betz + (1857-1936)



Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Queens Cert. #6299, Sept. 14, 1936 (Suzanne Rokus)
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Mary Kalmus1,2

Female, #8273, Deceased



Family: Adam Betz

Daughter*Susanna Betz + (1857-1936)



Biographical Details

NameMary Kalmus was also known as Marie Calmer.
1857Birth of ChildHer daughter, Susanna Betz, was born in July 1857 in Bavaria, Germany.

Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Queens Cert. #6299, Sept. 14, 1936 (Suzanne Rokus)
  2. Marriage Certificate, Brooklyn Cert. #4965, 11 December 1887 (Bernard Rokus & Susanna Betz)
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Morris Schwartz1

Male, #8274, Deceased



Family: Hanny Scheverin

Son*Adolph Schwartz + (1890-1921)



Citations

  1. Marriage Certificate, Bronx Cert. #991, 8 May 1913 (Adolph Schwartz & Sarah Braun)
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Hanny Scheverin1

Female, #8275, Deceased



Family: Morris Schwartz

Son*Adolph Schwartz + (1890-1921)



Citations

  1. Marriage Certificate, Bronx Cert. #991, 8 May 1913 (Adolph Schwartz & Sarah Braun)
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Mottel Feldman1

Male, #8276, Deceased



Family: Molly Nissman

Daughter*Leah ("Lizzie") Feldman + (1865-1940)



Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Brooklyn Cert. #10265, May 9, 1940 (Leah Osina), Date: 9 MAY 1940
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Molly Nissman1

Female, #8277, Deceased



Family: Mottel Feldman

Daughter*Leah ("Lizzie") Feldman + (1865-1940)



Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Brooklyn Cert. #10265, May 9, 1940 (Leah Osina), Date: 9 MAY 1940
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Zelig Gillman1

Male, #8278, Deceased



Family: Rebeccas Bagnis

Son*Isaiah Isaac Gillman + (about 1840-1911)



Biographical Details

BirthZelig Gillman was born in Russia.1
About 1840Birth of ChildHis son, Isaiah Isaac Gillman, was born about 1840 in Poland.

Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Manhattan cert. #12223, April 10, 1941 (Isaiah Gillman), Date: 10 APR 1941
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Rebeccas Bagnis1

Female, #8279, Deceased



Family: Zelig Gillman

Son*Isaiah Isaac Gillman + (about 1840-1911)



Biographical Details

BirthRebeccas Bagnis was born in Russia.1
About 1840Birth of ChildHer son, Isaiah Isaac Gillman, was born about 1840 in Poland.

Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Manhattan cert. #12223, April 10, 1941 (Isaiah Gillman), Date: 10 APR 1941
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Adolf Goldman

Male, #8280, Deceased



Family: Mary Zellinka

Daughter*Esther ("Nettie") Goldman + (1854-1928)



Biographical Details

BirthAdolf Goldman was born in Hungary.1
1854Birth of ChildHis daughter, Esther ("Nettie") Goldman, was born on 30 October 1854 in Kotesso, Austria-Hungary.

Citations

  1. Death Certificate, Manhattan Cert. #20633, August 6, 1928 (Esther Braun), Date: 6 AUG 1928
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