Esther Schuster

12 November 1909–13 September 1980 (Age 70)
Russia

The Life of Esther

When Esther Schuster was born on 12 November 1909, in Russia, her father, Charles Schuster, was 33 and her mother, Rebecca Ann Oxstein, was 22. She lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 13 September 1980, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Schuster
1876–1920
Rebecca Ann Oxstein
1887–1943
Dorothy Ann Schuster
1905–1952
Esther Schuster
1909–1980
Mary Schuster
1912–2007

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1929

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker or repairer of shoes, Middle High German schuochsū tære (a compound of schuoch ‘shoe’ + sūtære ‘one who sews’), German Schuster, Yiddish shuster.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Esther Schuster in household of Charles Schuster, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ester Schuster in household of Rebecca Schuster, "United States Census, 1930"

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