milton braslow <mbraslow@...>
Dear HSig members:
L'shona Tova to one and all.
I am starting the New Year doubting my sanity. Information I have about my
f/g/m ROSIE KLEIN is that she was born to Moritz and Fany (Heisler) Klein
in Bereg Munkacs Hungary on 3/10/1862. She came to US on 6/11/1887. She
married Marcus Merling on 11/28/1895 and had 3 children. Rachel (1896)
Emanuel (who died as a baby) and my Dad Morris Merling (1906).
I found them in the 1880 census. They are listed as Moritz Klein, 38, wife
Fany Klein, 28, Mary dtr,15, Ignatz, son, 13, Amelia, dtr, 8, Leopold, son,
6, Rosie, dtr, 2.
That makes her born in 1878 and about 8 yrs old when she married. I don't
know any of her siblings names, and this could be the wrong family, but what
are the chances
of Moritz Merling, marrying a Fany and having a child Rosie....and it not
being the family you are researching?
I canot find the ship that is listed on her " intent" papers. SS Varrows.
I even looked in 1878 and looked for Nov 6 because I thought an American
might get the "Yiddish" backward....
but absolutely nothing found.
Any advice. Any help, any suggestions would be very greatly appreciated.
The group has helped me on this before. They translated the "Berwich
Munich" to Bereg Munkacs. Such a tale!
Researching: HEISLER Bereg,
Munkacs, Hungary, Romania
Bereg, Munkacs, Hungary,Romania
Bereg Munkacs Hungary/Romania
ZARETSKY (SARETSKY) "
ZALTSBERG (SALTSBERG) Kaunas, Lithuania
POTCHINSKY (POCHINKA) Berdechiv, Ukraine