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Alexander (Cohn) Colbert

Male 1897 - 1973  (75 years)    Has 6 ancestors and 5 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Gender Male 
    Born Sep 06, 1897  Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901 1901  Whitechapel, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival Jun 23, 1901  Port of New York, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1910 United States Federal Census 1910  1382 First Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1915 New York State Census 1915  349 East 72nd Street, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WW I Draft Registration Card Sep 12, 1918  Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Sep 12, 1918  3814 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1925 New York State Census 1925  42 6th Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WW II Draft Registration Card Feb 15, 1942  Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died Jan 1973  [5
    Age 75 years 
    Siblings 6 Siblings 
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    Person ID I984  MyMispoche
    Last Modified Jul 04, 2020 

    Father Ancestors Hyman Cohn
              b. Abt 1869, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Jun 07, 1942, Jewish Sanitarium and Hospital for Chronic Diseases, 585 Schenectady Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Leah Alexander
              b. Abt 1868
              d. Feb 09, 1938, 916 Brooklyn Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1894  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Lylla Bail
              b. Jun 04, 1899
              d. Jul 1972  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Dec 11, 1917  New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9
    New York City Marriage Index 1907-1995 of Alexander Cohn and Lila Bail
    New York City Marriage Index 1907-1995 of Alexander Cohn and Lila Bail
    New York City Marriage Index 1907-1995 of Alexander Cohn and Lila Bail
    New York City Marriage Index 1907-1995 of Alexander Cohn and Lila Bail
    Age at Marriage He was 20 years and 3 months - She was 18 years and 6 months 
    Children 
    +1. Ann Colbert
              b. May 22, 1919, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Nov 28, 2001  (Age 82 years)
     2. Lawrence Cohn
              b. Abt 1923, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Abt 1943, Iwo Jima, Japan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 20 years)
     3. Living
    Last Modified Jul 01, 2017 
    Family ID F546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Sep 06, 1897 - Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus Returns of England and Wales, 1901 - 1901 - Whitechapel, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - Jun 23, 1901 - Port of New York, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 United States Federal Census - 1910 - 1382 First Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1915 New York State Census - 1915 - 349 East 72nd Street, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Dec 11, 1917 - New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWW I Draft Registration Card - Sep 12, 1918 - Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Sep 12, 1918 - 3814 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ann Colbert - May 22, 1919 - New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ann Colbert - May 22, 1919 - New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lawrence Cohn - Abt 1923 - New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lawrence Cohn - Abt 1923 - New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1925 New York State Census - 1925 - 42 6th Avenue, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWW II Draft Registration Card - Feb 15, 1942 - Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • From Michael Penziner
      Last residence of Alexander in Brooklyn was either E. 2nd or E. 3rd St. Then they moved to Mattituck Long Island

  • Sources 
    1. [S93] Born as Alexander Cohn - Possi
    2. [S729] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 (S|C)
      Details:
      National Archives, Washington, D.C., 2006;
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Ellik Cohn Arrival Date: 23 Jun 1901 Birth Date: abt 1897 Age: 4 Gender: Male Place of Origin: R;po Port of Departure: Southampton, England Port of Arrival: New York, New York Ship Name: St Louis
    3. [S366] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Alexander Cohn City: Brooklyn County: Kings State: New York Birth Date: 4 Oct 1897 Race: White Draft Board: 61
    4. [S13] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Alexander Colbert [Alexander Cohn] Race: White Age: 44 Birth Date: 6 Sep 1897 Birth Place: London, England Registration Date: 15 Feb 1942 Registration Place: Kings, New York Employer: Alco Mattress Co Weight: 159 Complexion: Light Eye Color: Brown Hair Color: Brown Height: 5 4 Next of Kin: Samuel Singer
    5. [S579] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Alexander Colbert SSN: 082-28-6176 Last Residence: 11952 Mattituck, Suffolk, New York, USA BORN: 6 Sep 1897 Died: Jan 1973 State (Year) SSN issued: New York (1952-1953)
    6. [S824] New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Alexander Cohn Gender: Male Marriage Date: 11 Dec 1917 Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York, USA Recorded Marriage Year: 1918 Spouse: Lylla Bail Certificate Number: 16024
    7. [S824] New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Lylla Bail Gender: Female Marriage Date: 11 Dec 1917 Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York, USA Recorded Marriage Year: 1918 Spouse: Alexander Cohn Certificate Number: 16024
    8. [S432] New York, New York, Marriage License Indexes, 1907-2018 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Alexander Cohn Gender: Male Record Type: Marriage Marriage Date: 11 Dec 1917 Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA Spouse: Lylla Bail Certificate Number: 39802 Volume Number: 16
    9. [S432] New York, New York, Marriage License Indexes, 1907-2018 (C)
      Citation:
      Text:  Name: Lylla Bail Gender: Female Record Type: Marriage Marriage Date: 11 Dec 1917 Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA Spouse: Alexander Cohn Certificate Number: 39802 Volume Number: 16