Hershfeld Family Tree

Reichel HerszfeldAge: 42 years18971939

Name
Reichel Herszfeld
Given names
Reichel
Surname
Herszfeld
Birth about 1897 (5657) 21 21
Birth of a brotherBoruch Hirshfeld
December 30, 1899 (Tevet 28, 5660) (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherBoruch Herszfeld
between 1896 (5656) and 1900 (5660)

Note: Grandson Boruch was born in 1899 and given his name Boruch on July 6th, 1900, so he must have not been alive at that point. He was listed as being alive at Yitzchok Aryeh and Miriam's 1896 marriage.
Death of a motherMiriam Cukiert
January 6, 1900 (Shevat 6, 5660) (Age 3 years)
Marriage of a parentYitzchok Aryeh HerszfeldPesha Sima CukiertView this family
February 18, 1902 (Adar I 11, 5662) (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-brotherChaim Hirszfeld
July 10, 1904 (Tamuz 27, 5664) (Age 7 years)
Birth of a half-brotherBentzion Hirshfeld
February 15, 1908 (Adar I 13, 5668) (Age 11 years)
Publication: http://archives.jdc.org
Citation details: Nr. 2383 Bencjan Herszfeld entry
Text:
Nr: 2383 Given Name: Bencjan Surname: Herszfeld Birth Year: 1908 Birth Location: Comes From: Bialystok
Publication: District Court for the Chicago Division of the Northern District of Illinois Petitions for Naturalization
Publication: Hapardes Rabbinical Monthly Journal, Chicago, Il http://www.hebrewbooks.org/12530
Citation details: page 30
Publication: https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/United_States,_Public_Record_Index_%28FamilySearch_Historical_Records%29
Citation details: Ben Z Hirshfeld Entry, Record No. 236397893
Text:
Name: Ben Z Hirshfeld Also Known As Name: Benzion Hirshfeld Residence Date: 01 Jan 1996-01 Jan 1999 Residence Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States Birth Date: 15 Feb 1908 Phone Number: (312) 274-8448 Phone Number Recorded Date: 01 Jan 1999 Address: 6800 N California Ave Address Continued: Chicago, Illinois 60645 Address Date: 01 Jan 1996-01 Jan 1999 Record Number: 236397893
Death of a paternal grandmotherBasha Liba Litewka
before 1909 (5669) (Age 12 years)
Source: Basha Bialy
Note: Basha Biali (nee Hirszfeld) was named after her, so the death must have taken place before Basha's birth.
Birth of a half-sisterBasha Liba Herszfeld
September 20, 1909 (Tishrei 5, 5670) (Age 12 years)
Source: Basha Bialy
Publication: https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/United_States,_Public_Record_Index_%28FamilySearch_Historical_Records%29
Citation details: Basia Bialy Entry, Record No. 349228161
Text:
Name: Basia Bialy Also Known As: Betty Bialy Residence Date: 01 Jan 1995-01 Jan 2004 Residence Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States Birth Date: 20 Sep 1909 Address: 2039 E 13th St Address Continued: Brooklyn, New York 11229 Address Date: 01 Jan 1995-01 Jan 2004 Possible Relatives: I Bialy, Rena M Bialy Record Number: 349228161
Birth of a half-sisterMiriam Mindel Herszfeld
1913 (5673) (Age 16 years)
Publication: Lomza Cemetery Photography Project, http://lomza.blogspot.com
Death of a maternal grandfatherEphraim Fishel Cukiert
before 1918 (5678) (Age 21 years)
Source: Basha Bialy
Publication: Yad Vashem - The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority, Jerusalem, Israel February 15, 1956
Note: The name Fishel would not have been given had his grandfather Fishel still been alive. He was presumably named after him.
Death of a fatherYitzchok Aryeh Herszfeld
November 13, 1921 (Heshvan 12, 5682) (Age 24 years)
MarriageMeyer Leib SzeniakView this family
1925 (5685) (Age 28 years)
Publication: Yad Vashem - The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority, Jerusalem, Israel Jan 31, 1956
Birth of a son
#1
Yitzchok Arye Szeniak
1926 (5686) (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Miriam Szeniak
1929 (5689) (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Chayim Shmuel Szeniak
1933 (5693) (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingChaim HirszfeldPesia Fejga RatusiewiczView this family
1934 (5694) (Age 37 years)
Publication: Yad Vashem The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority, Jerusalem, Israel www.yadvashem.org
Source: Basha Bialy
Death of a sonChayim Shmuel Szeniak
1939 (5699) (on the date of death)
Death of a sonYitzchok Arye Szeniak
1943 (5703) (Age 46 years)
Death of a daughterMiriam Szeniak
1943 (5703) (Age 46 years)
Death between 1939 (5699) and 1945 (5705) (Age 42 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 30, 1896 (Av 20, 5656)Grajewo, Grajewski, Podlaskie, Poland
17 months
herself
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Pesha Sima Cukiert - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: February 18, 1902 (Adar I 11, 5662)Grajewo, Grajewski, Podlaskie, Poland
2 years
half-brother
4 years
half-brother
American Joint Distribution Comittee List of Polish Jewish Refugees in Vilnius - February 1940 - Miriam, Abram and Bencjan Herszfeld EntriesBentzion Hirshfeld
Birth: February 15, 1908 (Adar I 13, 5668) 32 24Rutki Kossaki
Death: July 15, 2000 (Tamuz 12, 5760)Jerusalem
19 months
half-sister
Basha Liba Herszfeld
Birth: September 20, 1909 (Tishrei 5, 5670) 34 25Rutki Kossaki
Death: July 24, 2001 (Av 4, 5761)Brooklyn
4 years
half-sister
Family with Meyer Leib Szeniak - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1925 (5685)Rutki Kossaki, Zambrowski, Podlaskie, Poland
2 years
son
4 years
daughter
5 years
son

BirthReichel Hirshfeld - Yad Vashem Page of Testimony
MarriageReichel Hirshfeld - Yad Vashem Page of Testimony
MarriageMeir Sheniak - Yad Vashem Page of Testimony
Publication: Yad Vashem - The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority, Jerusalem, Israel Jan 31, 1956
DeathReichel Hirshfeld - Yad Vashem Page of Testimony