Hyman Gottlieb

about 1885–1910 (Age 25)

The Life Summary of Hyman

Hyman Gottlieb was born about 1885, in Poland as the son of Gottlieb. He married Sarah Lavin about 1906, in Russia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1920. He died in 1910, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 25.

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Hyman Gottlieb
Sarah Lavin
Marriage: about 1906
Anna Gottlieb
Samuel Gottlieb
Dorothy Gottlieb
Harold Gottlieb

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1906Russia
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1885 · The World's First Skyscraper
    Age 0
    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
    Age 1
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1893 · The World's Columbian Exposition
    Age 8
    The  Chicago World's Fair was held to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World. The centerpiece of the Fair was a large water pool that represented Columbus's voyage across the Atlantic to the Americas. The Fair had a profound effect on new architecture designs, sanitation advancement, and the arts. The Fairgrounds were given the nickname the White City due to its lavish paint and materials used to construct it. Over 27 million people attended the fair during its six-month of operation. Among many of the inventions exhibited there was the first Ferris wheel built to rival the Eiffel Tower in France. 

    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.

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    Sources (6)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Hyman Gottlieb - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Hyman Gottlieb
    • Hyman Gottlieb in entry for Anna Solomon, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1871-1998"
    • Hyman Gottlieb in entry for Samuel Gottlieb, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

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