Harriet Roslyn Fleit

28 August 1926–27 March 1980 (Age 53)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Harriet Roslyn

When Harriet Roslyn Fleit was born on 28 August 1926, in New York City, New York, United States, her father, Herman Fleit, was 40 and her mother, Bella Horowitz, was 32. She married Seymour Shweky on 19 October 1946, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States. She died on 27 March 1980, in Miami, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Seymour Shweky
Harriet Roslyn Fleit
Marriage: 19 October 1946

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 October 1946Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
    Age 3
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
    Age 15
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    German: nickname for a restless or insignificant person from Middle Low German vleige ‘fly’.

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

    Sources (7)

    • Harriet Fleit in household of Herman Fleit, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Harriet Fleit in household of Herman Fleit, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Harriet Shweky, "Florida, Death Index, 1877-1998"

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