Benjamin W Kaskel

24 March 1877–23 June 1951 (Age 74)
New York, United States

The Life of Benjamin W

When Benjamin W Kaskel was born on 24 March 1877, in New York, United States, his father, Paul Kaskel, was 21 and his mother, Julia Lehman, was 18. He had at least 1 son with Sadie Galewski Kaskel. He lived in Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1915 and New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1925. He died on 23 June 1951, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 74.

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Benjamin W Kaskel
Sadie Galewski Kaskel
Jacob Charles Kaskel

Spouse and Children


    Sadie Galewski Kaskel




    Jacob Charles Kaskel


Parents and Siblings

    Paul Kaskel


    Julia Lehman





    Sadie Kaskel


    George Kaskel


    Isidor Kaskil


    Clarance Ceaser Kaskel


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

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

German: from a pet form of the personal name Kaske .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Kaskel, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Benjamin Kaskel in household of Paul Kaskel, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Benjamin Watson Kaskel, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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