Individual Details

Simon Shemaya Turkel

(12 Dec 1891 - 2 Jan 1925)

Dark Brown Hair; Blue Eyes; lost forefinger left hand; per WW Draft 5-June-1917

Events

Birth12 Dec 1891Rohatyn, Galicia, Austria-Hungary
Immigration17 Dec 1902arrived at Ellis Island from Antwerp, Belgium, on ship Vaderland
Marriage25 Feb 1917Lincoln, NE - Jennie "Sure" Mozer
ResidenceAbt 1921moved to Arizona, Tucson and Phoenix
ResidenceBef 1925LA, CA
Death2 Jan 1925Phoenix, AZ
ResidenceSettled in Lincoln Nebraska
OccupationWaiter and then Restaurant Owner
OccupationMachinist
BurialOmaha, NE

Families

SpouseJennie "Sure" Mozer (1893 - 1968)
ChildLeo Turkel (1917 - 2010)
ChildHarold Turkel (1920 - 1992)
FatherShmuel Türkel (1860 - 1913)
MotherHannah Henia Waltuch ( - 1913)
SiblingRivka Turkel (1884 - )
SiblingSarah Miriam Turkel (1885 - 1946)
SiblingSalomon Mendel "Sam" Turkel (1886 - 1956)
SiblingDwora "Dora" Turkel (1887 - )
SiblingLipe Leib "Louis" Turkel (1889 - 1978)
SiblingDavid Chaim Turkel (1889 - 1974)
SiblingMina Turkel (1895 - )
SiblingFreida Turkel (1897 - )
SiblingHarry Turkel (1897 - 1962)

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