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Jonas Strauss (1815 - 1885)

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Jonas Strauss
Born in Buttenheim, Bamberg, Oberfranken, Bavaria, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 19 May 2020 | Created 22 Apr 2013 | Last significant change: 19 May 2020
21:30: Christina Jobe added Rosa (Strauss) Brown (1862-1928) as child for Jonas Strauss (1815-1885). [Thank Christina for this]
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Biography

Jonas is the son of Hirsch Jakob and Mathilde (Baumann) Strauss. He moved to New York and set up a dry goods business with his brother, Louis. They named it J. Strauss Brother & Co.

Jonas married Sophia Metzger. Among their children are:

  • Matilda, m. Jacob Riglander[1]
  • Nathan
  • Henry, b. abt 1849; d. 28 Nov 1930[2]
  • Rachel, b. abt 1852; m. Mr. Gladke; d. 28 Jan 1930[3]
  • Henrietta, m. Joseph Kahn[4]
  • Fannie, b. 23 Apr 1857[5]; m. 1) Augustus Hoexter[6] and 2) Jacob W. Riglander[7]
  • Louis, b. abt 1860; d. 25 Feb 1940[8]
  • Carrie, m. Simon Herman[9]
  • Rosa, m. Ralph Brown[10]
  • Sevilla, m. Henry Newton Heineman[11]


Sources

  1. New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940
  2. New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949
  3. New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949
  4. / New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940
  5. New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962
  6. New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940
  7. New York Marriages, 1686-1980
  8. New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949
  9. New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940
  10. New York Marriages, 1686-1980
  11. New York Marriages, 1686-1980

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Julie Arnold for creating WikiTree profile Strauss-199 through the import of 712bbh_220634bb2w9b7m11i5zbv2.ged on Apr 19, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Julie and others.



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