Yetta Schonzeit

Female1868–19 March 1943

Brief Life History of Yetta

When Yetta Schonzeit was born in 1868, in Augustów, Radom, Poland, her father, David Schonzeit, was 50 and her mother, Judith Rosen, was 33. She married Susman Schwartz on 26 June 1889, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States for about 20 years. She died on 19 March 1943, in Florida, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Susman Schwartz
Yetta Schonzeit
Marriage: 26 June 1889
Herman Schwartz
Michael Schwartz
Harry Schwartz
Sadie Schwartz
Ida Schwartz
Anna Schwartz
Deborah Schwartz
David Schwartz

Sources (6)

  • Yetta Schwartz in household of Sussman Schwartz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Yetta Schonzeit Schwartz in entry for David Schwartz, "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909"
  • Yetta Schwartz in household of Susman Schwartz, "United States Census, 1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 June 1889New York, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 0

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

    Age 10

    The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 22

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    of uncertain origin, possibly a variant of Etta originating in dialects of Yiddish subject to Slavic inflence, or else a derivative of Yehudit (the modern Hebrew form of Judith ) or Esther .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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