Ische Leib or Isidore BLOCK

Ische Leib or Isidore BLOCK

Male 1893 - 1966  (72 years)

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  • Name Ische Leib or Isidore BLOCK 
    Born 10 Jul 1893  Asvieja, Viciebskaja, Belarus Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Religion Jewish 
    Died 19 Apr 1966  Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Baron Hirsch Cemetery, Staten Island (Richmond Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • At the time of Ische’s birth, his birthplace was called: Osveya, Vitebsk, Russia.

      New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
      S. S. Patricia
      Sailing from Hamburg, September 27, 1912
      Arrived Oct. 10, 1912
      Ische Leib Bloch
      19
      Male, single
      Tailor
      Able to read and write
      Nationality: Russia
      Race: Hebrew
      Last Residence: Russia, Oswiesh
      Nearest relative in departure location: Father: Iosef Bloch, Oswiesh
      Final destination: New York, New York
      Passage paid by brother
      Joining: Brother: Julius Block, Christy St. 96, New York, New York
      Birthplace: Oswiesh, Russia

      1920 Census: New York: New York: Manhattan: District 5: 451 Division Street, No. 3:
      Isidore Block, head of household, rents his home, male, white, 25 yrs. old, single, came to the U.S. in 1915, alien, able to read, able to write, born in Russia, speaks Yiddish, father born in Russia, father speaks Yiddish, mother born in Russia, mother speaks Yiddish, [not clear if he is able to speak English], works as a tailor in a cloak ______”

      1930 Census, NY, Kings Cty., Brooklyn, Dist. 1223, p.17, 326 Lott Ave.:
      Block, Isidore, head, rents, age 38, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia, came to the U.S. in 1912, naturalized citizen, occupation: operator, clothing mfr.;
      Eva, his wife, age 29, born in Russia, father and mother born in Russia, came to the U.S. in 1912, alien;
      George, their son, age 6, born in NY, father and mother born in Russia;
      Dave, their son, age 3, born in NY, father and mother born in Russia;
      Florence, their daughter, age is illegible, born in NY, father and mother born in Russia.

      1940 Census, NY, Kings, Brooklyn, 24 Powell:
      Block, Isidore, head, 48, born in Russia, naturalized citizen, in 1935, lived in a different place in New York City, has private work, worked 16 hours per week, operator, cloaks;
      Eva, wife, 45,
      George, son, 16, single, has attended 8 years of school, born in New York State, not working,
      Dave, son, 13, single, has attended 8 years of school, born in New York State, not working,
      Florence, daughter, 10, single, has attended 7 years of school, born in New York State.

      U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards:
      Serial Number: 2812
      Name: Isidore Block
      Place of Residence: 567 Powell St., Brooklyn, Kings, New York
      Mailing Address: Same
      Age in Years: 48
      Place of Birth: ?
      Date of Birth: July 10, 1893
      Country: Russia
      Name and Address of Person Who Will Always Know Your Address: Eva Block, 567 Powell St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
      Employer’s Name and Address: Admiration Cloak Co., 104 W. 27th St., New York, New York, New York
    Person ID I5  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2013 

    Father Yosef Benjamin “Iossel” BLOCK 
    Mother Sarah CHERNOMORDAK 
    Photos
    Block, Yosef Benjamin 'Iossel'.  Family portrait.
    Block, Yosef Benjamin "Iossel". Family portrait.
    Date and place of photograph unknown. Given estimates of age of children, photo was most likely taken sometime between 1905-1910. Back row, standing, L. to R.: Scheine Riwe, Ische Leib, and Gussie. Front row, seated: Iuda, father Yosef Benjamin, mother Sarah Chernomordak. (Note: one son, Lazarus, not included in photograph, unless Iuda is misidentified and is instead, Lazarus.)
    Family ID F974  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Chava or Eva FISHMAN,   b. Abt 1894, Minsk, Belarus Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1957, Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married Aft 1920 
    Children 
    +1. George BLOCK
    +2. David BLOCK,   b. 6 May 1926, Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1987, Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +3. Florence BLOCK
    Photos
    Block, Isidore and Eva.
    Block, Isidore and Eva.
    Block, Isidore and Eva Fishman.  Wedding.
    Block, Isidore and Eva Fishman. Wedding.
    Block, Isidore children.
    Block, Isidore children.
    L. to R.: George, Florence, and David Block.
    Block, Isidore and wife, Eva, in Russian costumes.
    Block, Isidore and wife, Eva, in Russian costumes.
    Block, Isidore and sons George and Dave Block.
    Block, Isidore and sons George and Dave Block.
    Block, Eva with husband Isidor Block and Isidor's sister, Mollie Pollack.
    Block, Eva with husband Isidor Block and Isidor's sister, Mollie Pollack.
    Block, Isidore with wife, Eva, and daughter, Florence Block Kolb.
    Block, Isidore with wife, Eva, and daughter, Florence Block Kolb.
    Block, Isidore. Family.
    Block, Isidore. Family.
    L. to R.: George Block, holding daughter, Sandy; Isidore Block; Linda Block; Eva Block; Artie Kolb, holding daughter, Reesa; David Block, holding daughter, Dale.
    Block, Isidore and Fishman, Eva.  Wedding portrait.
    Block, Isidore and Fishman, Eva. Wedding portrait.
    Block, Isidore and Family
    Block, Isidore and Family
    1 April 1950
    Left to Right Around Table: Florence Block (Kolb), George & Shirley, Isidore, Eva, Mimi & Davie
    (Florence was pregnant with Reesa)
    Block, Isidore, and Family at Cousin's Wedding
    Block, Isidore, and Family at Cousin's Wedding
    12 October 1954
    Left to right:
    George, Shirley, Isidore, David, Eva, Marion (Mimi), Florence Block Kolb and Arthur Kolb
    Whenever Mimi would look at this photo (even more than 50 years later), she would say, "I had the most beautiful dress of anyone there and they put me in the back for the picture!"
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Bella ? 
    Married Aft 1957 
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F7  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1893 - Asvieja, Viciebskaja, Belarus Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Apr 1966 - Brooklyn (Kings Co.), New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Baron Hirsch Cemetery, Staten Island (Richmond Co.), New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Block, Isidore.
    Block, Isidore.
    Block, Isidore.
    Block, Isidore.
    Block, Isidore in Russian costume.
    Block, Isidore in Russian costume.
    Block, Isidore and Family
    Block, Isidore and Family
    1 April 1950
    Left to Right Around Table: Florence Block (Kolb), George & Shirley, Isidore, Eva, Mimi & Davie
    (Florence was pregnant with Reesa)
    Block, Isidore, and Family at Cousin's Wedding
    Block, Isidore, and Family at Cousin's Wedding
    12 October 1954
    Left to right:
    George, Shirley, Isidore, David, Eva, Marion (Mimi), Florence Block Kolb and Arthur Kolb
    Whenever Mimi would look at this photo (even more than 50 years later), she would say, "I had the most beautiful dress of anyone there and they put me in the back for the picture!"

    Headstones
    Block, Isidore
    Block, Isidore