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Leah Alexander

Leah Alexander

I967   Female Abt 1868 - 1938  (~ 70 years)      Has 2 ancestors and 67 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Born Abt 1868 
    Gender Female 
    Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901 1901  Whitechapel, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival 23 Jun 1901  Port of New York, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1910 United States Federal Census 1910  1382 First Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1915 New York State Census 1915  349 East 72nd Street, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1920 United States Federal Census 1920  42 6th Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1925 New York State Census 1925  42 6th Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1930 United States Federal Census 1930  3309 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Feb 1938  916 Brooklyn Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    • of coronary thrombosis
    Death Certificate of Leah Alexander Cohn
    Death Certificate of Leah Alexander Cohn
    Age ~ 70 years 
    Buried 10 Feb 1938  Montefiore Cemetery, 121-83 Springfield Boulevard, Springfield Gardens, Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Interment #: 48249
      Last Name: COHN
      First Name: LEAH
      Age: 73
      Date of Death: 1938-02-09
      Gate: 58/S OPP.93&94
      Block: 97
      Row: 002L
      Grave: 8
      Society Name: WARSCHAU & VICINITY
    Burial Card of Leah Alexander Cohn
    Burial Card of Leah Alexander Cohn
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Person ID I967  MyMispoche
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2020 

    Father [--?--] Alexander 
    Mother Anna "Annie" [--?--] 
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Ancestors Hyman Cohn
              b. Abt 1869, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Jun 1942, Jewish Sanitarium and Hospital for Chronic Diseases, 585 Schenectady Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1894  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Alexander (Cohn) Colbert
              b. 6 Sep 1897, Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Jan 1973  (Age 75 years)
    Lylla Bail  m. 11 Dec 1917
    Married: 1x2. Rubin Cohn
              b. 4 Feb 1899, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Jan 1982, Brookline Hospital, Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Frances Cohen  m. 27 Nov 1924
    Married: 2x3. Nathan (Cohn) Cullen
              b. 2 Jul 1900, Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Oct 1955  (Age 55 years)
    Annabelle Bernstein  m. 3 Jul 1926;   Anne Lederman
    Married: 1x4. Rebecca "Peggy" Cohn
              b. 14 Apr 1902, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 3 Jun 2002, Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
    Carl H. Penziner  m. 6 Sep 1925
    Married: 2x5. Abe (Cohn) Colbert
              b. 10 Oct 1903, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 May 1989, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Esther [--?--]  m. Abt 1940;   Jean Wax  m. Abt 1948
    Married: 1x6. Samuel A. (Cohn) "Schmuel" Cullen
              b. 17 Nov 1905, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Jan 1990, Torah Park Nursing Home, 3130 East Broadway Road, Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Ida Edith "Itka" Goldman  m. 23 Feb 1929
    Married: 1x7. Frances Cohn
              b. 29 Oct 1907, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 5 Jan 1997  (Age 89 years)
    Edward Friedman  m. 9 Feb 1938
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F16  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Leah Alexander Cohn
    Leah Alexander Cohn
  • Event Map Click to hide
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1894 - London, England Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Alexander (Cohn) Colbert - 6 Sep 1897 - Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Rubin Cohn - 4 Feb 1899 - London, England Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Nathan (Cohn) Cullen - 2 Jul 1900 - Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus Returns of England and Wales, 1901 - 1901 - Whitechapel, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 23 Jun 1901 - Port of New York, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Rebecca "Peggy" Cohn - 14 Apr 1902 - New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Abe (Cohn) Colbert - 10 Oct 1903 - New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Samuel A. (Cohn) "Schmuel" Cullen - 17 Nov 1905 - New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Frances Cohn - 29 Oct 1907 - New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 United States Federal Census - 1910 - 1382 First Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1915 New York State Census - 1915 - 349 East 72nd Street, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 United States Federal Census - 1920 - 42 6th Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1925 New York State Census - 1925 - 42 6th Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 United States Federal Census - 1930 - 3309 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Feb 1938 - 916 Brooklyn Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Feb 1938 - Montefiore Cemetery, 121-83 Springfield Boulevard, Springfield Gardens, Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • From Michael Penziner
      My memory of Leah, Hyman's wife, is that when she died, she lived at 566 Parkside Avenue in Bklyn

  • Sources 
    1. [S729] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, (National Archives, Washington, D.C., 2006).
      Name: Lea Cohn
      Arrival Date: 23 Jun 1901
      Birth Date: abt 1867
      Age: 34
      Gender: Male
      Place of Origin: R;po
      Port of Departure: Southampton, England
      Port of Arrival: New York, New York
      Ship Name: St Louis

    2. [S274] Cohn, Leah Death Certificate, (Bureau of Vital Records, Department of Health, City of New York, New York City, NY, Filed February 1938).
      Cohn Leah 73 y Feb 9, 1938 Certificate 3094 Kings County

    3. [S829] New York, New York, Death Index, 1862-1948.
      Name: Leah Cohn
      Age: 73
      Birth Year: abt 1865
      Death Date: 9 Feb 1938
      Death Place: Kings, New York, USA
      Certificate Number: 3094

    4. [S829] New York, New York, Death Index, 1862-1948.
      Name: Leah Cohn
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Marital status: Married
      Age: 73
      Birth Date: abt 1865
      Birth Place: Russia
      Residence Street Address: 916 Brooklyn Ave
      Years in US: 38
      Death Date: 9 Feb 1938
      Death Street Address: 916 Brooklyn Ave
      Death Place: New York City, Brooklyn, New York, USA
      Cause of Death: Coronary Thrombosis, Myocarditis, Pulmonary Edema, Coronary Sclerosis
      Burial Date: 10 Feb 1938
      Burial Place: Montefiore Cemetery
      Occupation: Housewife
      Father's Birth Place: Russia
      Mother's Birth Place: Russia
      Spouse: Heyman Cohn
      Informant: Agnes
      Informant Gender: Male
      Informant Relationship: Husband
      Executor: Heyman Cohn
      Executor Relationship: Husband
      Certificate Number: 3094

    5. [S829] New York, New York, Death Index, 1862-1948.
      Name: Leah Cohn
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Marital status: Married
      Age: 73
      Birth Date: abt 1865
      Birth Place: Russia
      Residence Street Address: 916 Brooklyn Ave
      Years in US: 38
      Death Date: 9 Feb 1938
      Death Street Address: 916 Brooklyn Ave
      Death Place: New York City, Brooklyn, New York, USA
      Cause of Death: Coronary Thrombosis, Myocarditis Pulmonary Edema, Coronary Sclerosis
      Burial Date: 10 Feb 1938
      Burial Place: Montefiore Cem
      Occupation: House Wife
      Father's Birth Place: Russia
      Mother's Birth Place: Russia
      Spouse: Heyman Cohn
      Informant: Hyman
      Informant Gender: Male
      Informant Relationship: Husband
      Executor: Hyman Cohn
      Executor Relationship: Husband
      Certificate Number: 3094

    6. [S273] Cohn, Leah Burial Card, Montefiore Cemetery, (Monetfiore Cemetery, St Albans, NY, 10 February 1938), Plot Owner Warschauer K.U.V. Bnei Israel, Block 97, Row 2LR, Grave 8.