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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Genealogical Research and Family Trees, 1914-1984

Identifier: B168.01.0001.0001
Scope and Contents

Contains genealogical research, corespondence, family histories, and family tree charts.

Dates: 1914-1984

Ida Hurwitz Papers

Identifier: B168
Abstract Ida Hurwitz wrote family stories and other historical articles, which were published in The Jewish Digest and the Denver Post. She was a member of the prestigious Colorado Authors League and was active in the Jewish American Women Writers. One story she wrote was "We'll Go a Little to the Baths" was about mothers and children going to the baths in Idaho Springs for the summer. Some of stories were published and some are typed copies. She also did genealogical research. Relatives included the...
Dates: 1887-1986

Judd Stories and Genealogy, 1979-1993

Identifier: B266.04.0008.0012
Scope and Contents

Contains notes, family tree, and handwritten answers to questions.

Dates: 1979-1993

Michael and Rebecca Keller Schon Family History

Identifier: B241
Abstract Collection contains one copy of ''The Descendants of Michael and Rebecca Keller Schon.'' completed by Pauline Stein Hilvitz, March 1997. Book contains family trees and information about the descendants, specifically Michael Schon, Moisha Schon, Sam Schon, Bertha (Bluma) Schon Stein, Rose Schon Roth, Morris and Mary Stein Bernstein, Emanuel and Ruth Stein, Albert and Rose Stein, Isadora and Mary Stein, Harry and Rosie Stein, Pauline Stein Hilvitz, Bertha Stein Rosenbleet and Henrietta Stien...
Dates: 1997 March; Coverage: 1840-1997

Moishe and Ruchel Zinn Family

Identifier: B440
Abstract Marlene Zinn Connors was born to the Zinn/Rosenfield family in Denver in 1947. She attended college in Washington, DC, lived in New Haven, and had a career in New York City. With her husband, Jim Connors, left New York in 1992 to travel. The couple traveled to over 65 countries and 50 states. They then settled in the center of Washington, DC where Marlene resumed her social justice involvement. Discovering her Great Great Grandfather Moishe, led to a decade of researching her Zinn family...
Dates: 2022

Muhlstein and Ornstein Family Papers

Identifier: B312
Abstract Shul Baer Milstein arrived in Denver in 1884. He was the impetus behind the Jewish agricultural colony at Cotopaxi, Colorado. Nettie Milstein, daughter of Shul Milstein, married her first cousin Jacob Muhlstein in Central City, Colorado. The couple homested near Longmont, Colorado and then farmed near Broomfield, Colorado where they lived for years without running water or indoor plumbing for their family of nine children. One of the nine children, Rose Muhlstein, married Samuel Ornstein...
Dates: 1878-1980

Oral History Interview with Art McWilliam, about 1981, 2006 May 16

Identifier: NSHS-RG4795AU-10

Mr. McWilliam was born in Lincoln, NE, in 1918. He recounts his experiences living in Lincoln, particularly relating to social and political life.

Dates: about 1981; Digitization: 2006 May 16

Pett, Mrs Howard

Identifier: M186

This collection contains books and papers written in Portuguese, including the de Tavares Ozorio genealogy.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Pizer and Grimes Family Papers

Identifier: B219
Abstract The Grimes family came to the United States from Russia Poland in the 1880s and settled in Denver and in Salt Lake City. The Pizer family were early settlers in Nebraska, where Jacob Pizer was a successful merchant. Annette Frances Pizer was born in Hastings, Nebraska. After she married Julian Lewis, she kept a scrapbook with wedding and anniversary cards. Sam Grimes worked in both Utah and Colorado before starting a junkyard in Denver. His son Max Grimes joined him in the junkyard business,...
Dates: 1892-2000