Alexander Fischer

1890–1943 (Age 53)
Szatmár, Hungary

The Life of Alexander

Alexander Fischer was born in 1890, in Szatmár, Hungary as the son of Morris Fischer and Carolina Iszak. He married Esztike "Esther" Goldstein in 1913, in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died in 1943, in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 53.

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Alexander Fischer
Esztike "Esther" Goldstein
Marriage: 1913
Blanche Fischer
Evelyn Fischer

Spouse & Children

Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Morris Fischer


  • Carolina Iszak




  • Male1890–1943Male

  • Bill Fischer


  • Blanche Fischer


  • Erna Fischer


  • Irene Fischer


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 0

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.

Age 4

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 16

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

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Fisch + the agent suffix -er. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

Possible Related Names

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

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