Use for persons retaining the Russian form of name; or using the Anglicized forms: Spivakovsky, Spivakov, and Spivakoff; the German form: Spivakowsky; or the the shortened forms used by some immmigrants to the United States: Spivack, Spivacke, Spivak, etc.
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Dr. Charles Spivak was born in Russia in 1861 and died in Denver, Colorado in 1927. He arrived in New York City in 1882 and graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1893, Charles Spivak married Jennie Charsky. Because of Jennie's poor health the Spivaks moved to Denver in 1896. Dr. Spivak was a co-founder of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) and was the executive secretary from 1904 until 1927. Hayem David Spivak, son of Dr. Charles and Jennie...