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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Family Time Line

Benjamin W Kaskel
1877–1951
Sadie Galewski Kaskel
1881–
Jacob Charles Kaskel
1900–

Spouse and Children

    Male1877–1951Male

    Sadie Galewski Kaskel

    Female1881–Female

children

(1)

    Jacob Charles Kaskel

    Male1900–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Paul Kaskel

    Male1855–Male

    Julia Lehman

    Female1858–Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1877–1951Male

    Sadie Kaskel

    Female1879–Female

    George Kaskel

    Male1882–1928Male

    Isidor Kaskil

    Male1882–Male

    Clarance Ceaser Kaskel

    Male1889–Male

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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