Ruth Rachel Leah Abramovitz

1896–1991 (Age 95)

The Life of Ruth Rachel Leah

Ruth Rachel Leah Abramovitz was born on 20 February 1896, in Romania as the daughter of Herschel 'Harry' Abramovitz Abrahams. She married Izadore 'Frank' Cohen on 25 November 1923, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 28 March 1991, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Ruth Rachel Leah Abramovitz
Izadore 'Frank' Cohen
Marriage: 25 November 1923
Herbert Cohn

Spouse & Children

25 November 1923
Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Herschel 'Harry' Abramovitz Abrahams




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.

Age 17

Rumania entered the Second Balkan War and four days later the Ottoman Empire joined the general assault on Bulgaria.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 27

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Abramowitz .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • 1940 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census
  • U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

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