Harold Gottlieb

18 July 1910–14 November 1968 (Age 58)
Russia, Soviet Union

The Life of Harold

When Harold Gottlieb was born on 18 July 1910, his father, Hyman Gottlieb, was 25 and his mother, Sarah Lavin, was 23. He married Sylvia Cohen about 1931, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 14 November 1968, in Three Rivers, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold Gottlieb
Sylvia Cohen
Marriage: about 1931
Baby girl Gottlieb
Nadeen Gottlieb

Spouse and Children

about 1931
Illinois, United States



    Nadeen Gottlieb


Parents and Siblings



    Isidor Gottlieb


    Morris Gottlieb



    Eva Gottlieb


    Samuel Gottlieb


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 17

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Gottlieb. As a German personal name this is for the most part a translation of Greek Theophilos (‘one who loves God’) that became very popular in the 17th and 18th centuries with the rise of the Pietist movement. Among German Jews, it existed, independently from German Christians, since the Middle Ages.2 German: from the personal name Goteleib, based on Old High German god, got ‘god’ + leiba ‘offspring’, ‘son’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Harry Gottlieb, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry Gottlieb in entry for Gerald F Pisha and Nadeen Gottlieb Hulstine, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Harry Gottlieb, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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