Morris BOLOWITZ

Morris BOLOWITZ

Male 1875 - 1942  (67 years)

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  • Name Morris BOLOWITZ 
    Born 28 Jul 1875  Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Oct 1942  Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Oct 1942  Montefiore Cemetery, St. Albans, Queens (Queens Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Note: Naturalization record listed below indicated birth date as “27 Oct 1874.”

      U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes: Eastern District of New York:
      Family Name: Bolowitz
      Given Name or Names: Morris
      Title and Location of Court: U.S. District Court, Brooklyn, N.Y.
      Date of Naturalization: Apr. 16, 1902
      Vol. 27, Copy of Record No. 320
      Address of Naturalized Person: Barren Island, Queens, N.Y.
      Occupation: Liquor Dealer
      Birth Date or Age: Oct. 27, 1874
      Former Nationality: Russian
      Port of Arrival in the U.S.: N.Y., N.Y.
      Date of Arrival: Fall of 1888
      Names, Addresss and Occupations of Witnesses to Naturalization: Frank Rosenberg, 42 Liberty Ave., Brooklyn, Lawyer

      Certificate of Marriage #6762
      Moris Bolowitz
      Dora Kaufman
      Brooklyn, 24 Oct 1901
      Morris Bolowitz
      435 Rockway Ave.
      27
      White
      Single
      Born in Russia
      Father: Simon Bolowitz
      Mother’s Maiden Name: Sarrah Rubinowitz
      1st Marriage
      Dora Kaufman
      435 Rockway Ave.
      21
      White
      Single
      Born in Russia
      Father: Fitgue Kaufman
      Mother: R (or P) azimeinsky
      1st Marriage

      1910 Census: New York: Kings: Brooklyn:
      616 Sutter
      Bolowitz, Morris, head, 35, married for 10 years, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia, came to the U.S. in 1888, naturalized, liquor dealer store;
      Dora, wife, 29, married for 10 years, has had 4 children, all living, born in Russia, mother and father born in Russia, came to the U.S. in 1887;
      Sam, son, 6, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia;
      Sadie, daughter, 4, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia;
      Isaac, son, 2, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia;
      Ethel, daughter, 8/12, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia.

      World War I Draft Registration Card:
      Morris Bolowitz
      321 Sheffield Ave, Brooklyn, Kings, N.Y.
      Age: 43
      Birthdate: July 28, 1875
      Liquor Dealer
      Self-Employed
      Naturalized citizen
      Nearest Relative: Dora Bolowitz, 321 Sheffield Ave, Kings, N.Y.
      Date: Sep 12, 1918

      1920 Census: New York: Kings: Brooklyn: Assembly Distric 22: District 1452:
      Residing at 96 Sutter Ave.
      Bolowitz, Morris, head, rents. 44, married, came to the U.S. in 1891, naturalized in 1906, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia, liquor dealer, saloon;
      Dora, wife, 38, married, came to the U.S. in 1886, naturalized in 1906, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia,
      Sam, son, 16, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia, clerk, wholesale clothing;
      Sadie, daughter, 14, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia;
      Isidor, son, 11, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia;
      Ethel, daughter, 10, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia;
      Charles, son, 8, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia.

      1930 Census: New York: Kings: Brooklyn: 104 Sherman Street
      Morris Bolowitz, head, 54, married, first married at age 21, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia, no year listed for immigration, no status of citizenship listed, no occupation listed;
      Doris, daughter, 27, single, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia, came in 1918, naturalized citizen, no occupation;
      Sam, son, 26, married, first married at age 24, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia, salesman, store;
      Bernstein, Sadie, daughter, 24, married, first married at age 22, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia, no occupation;
      Irving, son, 22, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia, unemployed;
      Ethel, daughter, 20, single, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia, stenographer;
      Charles, son, 18, born in New York, father and mother born in Russia, salesman;
      Bernstein, Ethel, granddaughter, 9, single, born in New York, father and mother born in New York;
      Bessie Bolowitz, born abt 1860 in Russia, roomer.”

      Death Certificate: #19527
      Oct. 20, 1942
      Morris Bolowitz
      New York, Kings, Brooklyn
      Usual residence: 1657 - 11th
      Length of Residence in NY: 54 yrs.
      Married
      Wife: Dora
      Birth: July 12, 1875
      Trade: Tailor
      Industry: Own Business
      Citizenship at time of Death: U.S.
      Name of Father: Solomon
      Birthplace of Father: Russia
      Name of Mother: Sarah Kaplan
      Birthplace of Mother: Russia
      Name of Informant: Samuel Bolowitz, Son
      Address: 1657 - 11th Ave, Brooklyn
      Date of Burial: Oct. 21 1942
      Place of Burial: Montefiore
      Place of Death: Brooklyn, 1657 - 11th
      Length of Stay at Current Address: 12 years
      Date and hour of death: Oct. 20, 1942, 9:00 P.M.
      Cause of Death, Cerebral hemorrage on Oct. 18, 1942

      Cemetery Stone reads:
      Morris Bolowitz
      Beloved Husband
      and Dear Father
      Died Oct. 20, 1942
      Age: 67 years

      Grave: Block 94, Row 10R Grave 4 Gate 65N
      Part of Society: Shevra ein Jacob anshei [of Brownsville]
    Person ID I12717  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 

    Father Symek or Simian BELOWICZ,   b. Abt 1823,   d. 25 Aug 1893, Czarnia, Łomża, Podlaskie, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Sora or Sarah Ryfka PYTLAK,   b. Abt 1832,   d. 7 Mar 1890, Czarnia, Łomża, Podlaskie, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Family ID F538  Group Sheet

    Family Dora KAUFMAN,   b. 7 Dec 1880, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1953, Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1901  Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Doris BOLOWITZ,   b. Abt 1903
     2. Sam BOLOWITZ,   b. 15 Dec 1903, Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Sadie BOLOWITZ,   b. Abt 1906
     4. Isidor or Isaac BOLOWITZ
     5. Ethel BOLOWITZ
     6. Charles BOLOWITZ
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 
    Family ID F4382  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1875 - Russia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Oct 1901 - Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Oct 1942 - Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Oct 1942 - Montefiore Cemetery, St. Albans, Queens (Queens Co.), New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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