Moysés Fucs

Male21 August 1909–16 December 1996

Brief Life History of Moysés

When Moysés Fucs was born on 21 August 1909, in Bessarabia, Russian Empire, his father, Márcus Fucs, was 26 and his mother, Dina Rechter, was 18. He married Siona Schneider on 14 May 1941, in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He died on 16 December 1996, in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, at the age of 87, and was buried in Cemitério Israelita do Butantã, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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Moysés Fucs
Siona Schneider
Marriage: 14 May 1941

Sources (4)

  • Moyses Fries, “Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Registro Civil, 1829-2012”
  • Moises Fucs in entry for Helio Fucs, "Brazil, São Paulo, Civil Registration, 1925-1995"
  • Moyses Fucs, “Brasil, São Paulo, Registro Civil, 1925-1995”

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 May 1941Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (3)

    1914 · Russia Fights German and Austria in WWI

    Age 5

    Russia entered World War I in August of 1914, they fought against the Germans and Austrians. They were part of the allied forces. In 1917, with the signing of the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk Russia left the war.


    Age 9

    Following the Bolshevik revolution in Russia, Bessarabia declares independence. Its parliament calls for union with Romania.


    Age 35

    Earliest known burial in cemeterio: Adolf Stenzler BIRTH 25 May 1897 Romania DEATH 4 Mar 1944 (aged 46) São Paulo, Brazil BURIAL Cemitério Israelita do Butantã São Paulo, Município de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil PLOT Sepulchre No. 37, Block No. 10 MEMORIAL ID 212536134 A naturalized US citizen, Mr. Stenzler was the owner of a chewing gum factory in Sao Paulo. He died aged 47 years of heart disease. He was survived by his widow, Sellia/Cecilia Ratze Stenzler (b 19 Feb 1903), daughters Allice Ella Stenzler (b 1924, NY) and Edith Stenzler; and son, Milton Stenzler (b 1925. NY). He was born in Chernowitz/Therwitzn, Romania/Roumania, emigrated to the US from Havana, Cuba then to Key West, FL in April, 1921 on SS Gov Cobb. He filed a petition for naturalization in Beaumont, TX on 7 September 1921. Information from Manifest of Alien Passengers, SS Gov Cobb, 28 April, 1921; Petition for Naturalization, 1921; Report of the Death of an American Citizen, American Foreign Service, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 13 May 1944.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Faina, Joachim, Anchel, Avram, Fridrikh, Froim, Gersh, Izy, Meyer, Mikhel, Perlya. Russian Boris, Mikhail, Oleg, Arkady, Igor, Yuriy, Aleksandr, Aleksandra, Gennadiy, Kuzma, Leonid, Lyudmila. Polish Andrzej, Bogumil, Henryk, Jozef.

    Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: variant of Fuchs .

    Polish, Czech, and Slovenian: from German Fuchs ‘fox’, often applied as a translation into German of corresponding Slavic nicknames or surnames.

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

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