Max Benjamin Goldblatt

1887–13 March 1959 (Age 72)
Kaunas, Kauno Apskritis, Lithuania

The Life of Max Benjamin

When Max Benjamin Goldblatt was born in 1887, in Kaunas, Kauno Apskritis, Lithuania, his father, Nathan Goldblatt, was 35 and his mother, Pauline Berg, was 33. He married Sadie Reva Lichty on 19 July 1910, in Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 13 March 1959, in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Max Benjamin Goldblatt
1887–1959
Sadie Reva Lichty
1890–1984
Marriage: 19 July 1910
Lydia Rita Goldblatt
1912–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 July 1910
Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Nathan Goldblatt

    Male1852–Male

    Pauline Berg

    Female1854–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 7

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, composed of German Gold ‘gold’ + Blatt ‘leaf’.

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

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