Celia Grossman

16 August 1878–16 November 1951 (Age 73)
Budapest, Pest-Pilis-Solt-Kiskun, Hungary

The Life of Celia

Celia Grossman was born on 16 August 1878, in Budapest, Pest-Pilis-Solt-Kiskun, Hungary. She married Jakab Jeitelesz in 1900, in Hungary. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She immigrated to United States in 1905. She died on 16 November 1951, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Jakab Jeitelesz
Celia Grossman
Marriage: 1900
Charlotte Jastelesky
Frank Jastelesky
Alice Goldie Jastelesky
Alex Jesteleky
William Jasteleky
Eleanor Jastelesky

Spouse and Children

    Jakab Jeitelesz






    Frank Jastelesky



    Alex Jesteleky


    William Jasteleky


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 13

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): descriptive nickname for a large man ( see Grossmann ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cecila Jasteleky, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cilli Jastleky, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cellia Jasteleky in household of John Jasteleky, "United States Census, 1910"

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