Harold Gottlieb

Male18 July 1910–14 November 1968

Brief Life History of Harold

When Harold Gottlieb was born on 18 July 1910, in Russia, Soviet Union, his father, Hyman Gottlieb, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Lavin, was 38. He married Sylvia Cohen about 1931, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in United States in 1949 and Kalamazoo Township, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States in 1950. 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.

Photos and Memories (3)

Do you know Harold? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Harold Gottlieb
Marion Cebulka
Ilene Gottlieb Higley
Norman Gottlieb
Sharyn Adele Gottlieb
Sharyn Mussulman

Sources (14)

  • Harry Gottlibb, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Harry Gottlieb - Published information: birth-name: Harry Gottlieb
  • Harry Gottlieb, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

Children (4)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

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.

1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 7

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.


Age 17

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Meyer, Emanuel, Cheskel, Heshy, Isadore, Moshe, Chaim, Feivel, Hyman, Isser.

German, Danish 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.

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.

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.