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Myer Minsky

Myer Minsky

I3349   Male 1888 - 1971  (82 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 2 ancestors and 5 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Myer Minsky 
    Born 16 Aug 1888  Krevo, Sakhalin, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • World War I Draft Registration Card states birthday of 26 May 1888
    Gender Male 
    1910 United States Federal Census 1910  Henderson Street, Brownville, Piscataquis County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 1917  Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    WW I Draft Registration Card 5 Jun 1917  Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 3 Dec 1918  Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1930 United States Federal Census 1930  46 Leighton Street, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1940 United States Federal Census 1940  46 Leighton Street, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 15 Apr 1971  Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Obituary of Meyer Minsky
    Obituary of Meyer Minsky
    Obituary of Myer Minsky
    Obituary of Myer Minsky
    Age 82 years 
    Buried 18 Apr 1971  Beth Israel Cemetery, 1038 State St, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Myer Minsky (1888 - 1971) Find A Grave Memorial
    Myer Minsky (1888 - 1971) Find A Grave Memorial
    Plot: Section 2, Plot G-1
    Siblings
    1. Anna Minsky
     
    Person ID I3349  MyMispoche
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2017 

    Father Hillel Minsky 
    Mother Leah Epstein 
    Children 2 children 
    Family ID F4428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner 1 Ancestors Mae Greenspan
              b. 30 Dec 1895, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 Dec 1938, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1925  Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Quebec Canada, Vital and Church Record (Drouin Collection) 1621-1968 of Meyer Minsky and Mae Greenspan
    Quebec Canada, Vital and Church Record (Drouin Collection) 1621-1968 of Meyer Minsky and Mae Greenspan
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Living
     2. Norman Minsky
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner 2 Ancestors Bess Goldsmith
              b. 12 Feb 1896, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 Mar 1981, Jerusalem, Israel Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F4427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Meyer Minsky
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    Link to Google Maps1910 United States Federal Census - 1910 - Henderson Street, Brownville, Piscataquis County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1917 - Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWW I Draft Registration Card - 5 Jun 1917 - Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 3 Dec 1918 - Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jan 1925 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 United States Federal Census - 1930 - 46 Leighton Street, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1940 United States Federal Census - 1940 - 46 Leighton Street, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - - Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Apr 1971 - Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 18 Apr 1971 - Beth Israel Cemetery, 1038 State St, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S170] United States Adjutant General Military Records, 1631-1976 [database on-line].
      Name: Myer Minsky
      Report Year: 1917-1919
      Service State: Maine
    2. [S366] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
      Name: Myer Minsky
      County: Penobscot
      State: Maine
      Birthplace: Russia
      Birth Date: 26 May 1888
      Race: Caucasian (White)
      Draft Board: 2
    3. [S746] Maine, Military Index, 1917-1920.
      Name: Myer Minsky
      Birth Date: 26 May 1888
      Birth Place: Krevo, Russia
      Serial Number: 3161652
      Residence Place: Bangor
      Military Date: 3 Dec 1918
      Comments: Ind: Bangor, Penobscot Co. No. 2, July 26/18. Private. Org: 151 Dep Brig to Sept. 9/18; Co E 12 Sup Tn to Nov. 15/18; 151 Dep Brig to disch. Overseas service: None. Hon disch on demob: Dec. 3, 1918.
    4. [S579] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.
      Name: Myer Minsky
      SSN: 004-01-5147
      Last Residence:
      04401 Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, USA
      BORN: 8 May 1888
      Died: Apr 1971
      State (Year) SSN issued: Maine (Before 1951)
    5. [S586] Maine Death Index, 1960-97, (Maine Department of the Secretary of State, Maine State Archive, Augusta, Maine, 2002).
      Name: Myer Minsky
      Death Date: 15 Apr 1971
      Age: 82
      Town: Bangor
      Certificate: 7103221
    6. [S794] Boston Jewish Advocate Index to Obituary Notices, 1905-2007.
      Name: Myer Minsky
      Age: 82
      Est. Birth Year: abt 1889
      Birth Place: Kreva, Russia
      Publication Date: 22 Apr 1971
      Relations: Epstein, Goldsmith, Kaminsky
    7. [S806] Find a Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com/).
      Birth: Aug. 16, 1888, Russian Federation
      Death: Apr. 15, 1971
      Bangor
      Penobscot County
      Maine, USA
      Myer was the son of Hillel Minsky and Leah Epstein. Before immigranting to America, Myer was a part of the underground Zionist movement in Russia.
      He was the owner of Superior Paper Company and the National Confectionary and Paper Company in Bangor. He also was a veteran of WWI.
      Myer was married twice. His first wife was Mae Greenspan in Montreal, Canada on January 6, 1925. They had the following children:
      *Leonard E. Minsky
      *Norman Minsky
      His second wife was Bess Goldsmith. They had no children.
      Family links:
      Spouses:
      Bess Goldsmith Minsky (1896 - 1981)
      Mae Greenspan Minsky (1895 - 1938)*
      *Calculated relationship
      Burial:
      Beth Israel Cemetery
      Bangor
      Penobscot County
      Maine, USA
      Plot: Section 2, Plot G-1
      Created by: Debbie
      Record added: Feb 20, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 48371861
    8. [S775] JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry (JOWBR).
      Name: Myer Minsky
      Birth Date: 16 Aug 1888
      Birth Place: Kreva, Russia.
      Death Date: 15 Apr 1971 / 20 Nisan 5731
      Age at Death: 82
      Burial Plot: G-11
      Burial Place: Bangor, Maine, USA
      Cemetery ID: USA-03047
      Spouse Name: Minsky, Bess
      Comments: Some of the information for this record may have come from sources other than the actual headstone or cemetery records.
      Other Comments: New Section 2
      Cemetery: Beth Israel Cemetery
      Cemetery Address: Severance St
    9. [S167] Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968.
      Name: Mae Greenspan
      Spouse: Mayer Minsky
      Event: Mariage (Marriage)
      Marriage Year: 1925
      Marriage Location: Montréal, Québec (Quebec)
      Religion: Jewish
      Place of Worship or Institution: Jewish B´Nai Jacob
    10. [S167] Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968.
      Name: Mayer Minsky
      Spouse: Mae Greenspan
      Event: Mariage (Marriage)
      Marriage Year: 1925
      Marriage Location: Montréal, Québec (Quebec)
      Religion: Jewish
      Place of Worship or Institution: Jewish B´Nai Jacob