Michael,  Dorothea Esther

Michael, Dorothea Esther

Female 1902 - 1983  (81 years)

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  • Name Michael, Dorothea Esther  [1
    Born 4 Aug 1902  Leonia, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1905  Leonia, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • NJ State Census
    Travel 24 Jul 1914  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from Cherbourg aboard Amerika
    Residence 1915  Baltimore, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 111 McMechen, no 1915-era homes remain on this block
    Residence 1916  Baltimore, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 2307 Mondawmin Ave., this block no longer exists--appears to be in vicinity of Mondawmin Mall
    Residence 1920  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 26 Post Avenue, NY
    Census Jan 1920  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 6 Ellsworth Ave.
    Census 1925  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 854 W. 181st Street
      secretary
      New York, State Census, 1925 about Dorothea Michel
      Name: Dorothea Michel
      Birth Date: abt 1902
      Birth Place: United States
      Age: 23
      Gender: Female
      Residence Place: New York, New York
      Relationship: Daughter
      Color or Race: White
      Assembly District: 23
      House Number: 854
      Line Number: 26
      Page Number: 24
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Annie Michel 57
      Alice Michel 28
      Dorothea Michel 23
    Election 28 Apr 1927  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Board of Directors, NY League of Women Voters, 23rd Assembly District
    Travel 8 Aug 1927  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • cruise, Name: Dorothea Michael Arrival Date: 8 Aug 1927 Estimated birth year: 1902 Age: 25 Gender: Female Port of Departure: New York, New York Ship Name: Shawnee Port of Arrival: New York, New York Nativity: New Jersey Line: 21 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_4104 Birth Location: New Jersey Birth Location Other: Leonia Page Number: 218
    Residence 1928  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 854 W. 181st St., very near George Washington Bridge which was under construction at time
    Census 1930  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 175 Pinehurst, secretary, hotel
    Directory 1931  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 175 Pinehurst Ave.
    Residence Aft 1931  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 330 Wadsworth Ave., Washington Heights
    Travel 11 Jul 1935  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • cruise, Name: Dorothea Michael Arrival Date: 11 Jul 1935 Estimated birth year: abt 1903 Age: 32 Gender: Female Port of Departure: New York, New York Ship Name: Munargo Port of Arrival: New York, New York Nativity: New Jersey Line: 6 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_5669 Birth Location: New Jersey Birth Location Other: Leonia Page Number: 127 Port Arrival State: New York Port Arrival Country: United States
    Occupation Secretary Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 330 Wadsworth Avenue
    TRAV Jul 1957  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 about Dorothea Michael-Name: Dorothea Michael-Birth Date: 4 Aug 1902-Age: 54-Port of Departure: New York, New York, United States-Arrival Date: 27 Jul 1957-Port of Arrival: Southampton, England-Ship Name: Statendam-Search Ship Database: View the 'Statendam' in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database-Shipping Line: Messrs Escombe, McGrath and Company Ltd-Official Number: 8368/20
    Residence 1983  Bronx, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Kitay House
    Social Security Number
    • 107-32-5983
    _STAT Never Married 
    _UID E1EC801E69AE4DB9B9EC34A3250F475DDCA2 
    Died Dec 1983  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Glendale, Queens, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • plot 423 1/2, Mt. Neboh, 82-07 Cypress Hills St.,
    Person ID I17  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2014 

    Father Michael, Bernard,   b. 22 Feb 1866, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1906, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Hamerschlag, Anna Kate,   b. 1 Feb 1868, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1948, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1891  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 2 Sutton Place, By Rev. Max Cohn
    Marriage certificate 22 Feb 1891  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Hamershlay Annie #3746
    Performed by New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rabbi Max Cohn, Congregation Beth Israel Bickur Cholim, American Jewish Year Book 1899-1900
      [CONGREGATION] BETH ISRAEL BIKUB CHOLIM, 72d Street and
      Lexington Avenue. Founded 1847. Rabbi, Dr. Falk
      Vidaver, 181 E. 71st Street; Chazan, Solomon Baum.
      Officers: President, Jacob Simon, 68 E. 93d Street; Vice-
      President, Emanuel Pisko; Treasurer, Henry Morse;
      Secretary, Max Gross; Sexton, Isaac Joseph. Trustees:
      Louis Sachs, Henry Haims, Abraham Cassel, Jacob
      Katz, Hirshman Morrison. Board meeting last Thursday
      of the month. Members, 95. Services twice daily.
      Religious School: Sunday, 9 to 12 a.m.; Tuesday and
      Thursday, 4 to 6 p. m. Pupils, 125. Annual income,
      $10,000. Sermons in German once monthly. Auxiliary
      Society, Beth Israel Sisterhood .
    Witness
    • A. Bebarfald
    Witness New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • B. Blosveren,
      1880 census:
      Benjamin BLOSVEREN Self M Male W 44 POLAND Furier POL POL
      Rachel BLOSVEREN Wife M Female W 40 ENG Keeping House ENG ENG
      Rebecca BLOSVEREN Dau S Female W 19 ENG Seamstress POL ENG
      Moss BLOSVEREN Son S Male W 16 ENG Seamstress POL ENG
      Sarah BLOSVEREN Dau S Female W 14 ENG At Home POL ENG
      Barron BLOSVEREN Son S Male W 13 ENG At School POL ENG
      Annie BLOSVEREN Dau S Female W 9 ENG POL ENG
      Samuel BLOSVEREN Son S Male W 3 NY POL ENG
      Flora BLOSVEREN Dau S Female W 1 NY POL ENG
      John GOLDMAN Other S Male W 20 POL Seamstress POL POL
    _UID 4267C7B308C248F78DF616C427E554BAA37E 
    Photos
    141 prospect st leonia nj
    141 prospect st leonia nj
    Possibly the Michael home in Leonia. Property records lists this house as built in 1887.
    141 prospect st leonia nj 2
    141 prospect st leonia nj 2
    Possibly the Michael home in Leonia. Property records lists this house as built in 1887.
    Documents
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag wedding invitation
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag wedding invitation
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag marriage certificate
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag marriage certificate
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag marriage return page 1
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag marriage return page 1
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag marriage return page 2
    Michael Bernard and Anna Kate Hamerschlag marriage return page 2
    Michael and Hamerschlag Handwritten Family Information
    Michael and Hamerschlag Handwritten Family Information
    possibly by Annie Hamerschlag Michael
    Michael Hamerschlag Leonia NJ 1900 census
    Michael Hamerschlag Leonia NJ 1900 census
    Histories
    Hamerschlag and Michael Families
    Hamerschlag and Michael Families
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
    some external maps showing specific locations, addresses, etc.:

    Patterson, Stier, and Related Families in Maryland and Virginia

    European Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    U.S. Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    Pittsburgh Family Locations-Agnew,…
    FOLIOS
    Annie and Dorothea Michael's Photo Album
    Annie and Dorothea Michael's Photo Album
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Aug 1902 - Leonia, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1905 - Leonia, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - 24 Jul 1914 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1915 - Baltimore, MD Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1916 - Baltimore, MD Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Jan 1920 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1925 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElection - 28 Apr 1927 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - 8 Aug 1927 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1928 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1931 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Aft 1931 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - 11 Jul 1935 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - - Secretary Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTRAV - Jul 1957 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1983 - Bronx, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec 1983 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Glendale, Queens, NY Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Annie, Edith, Alice, Dorothea aboard S.S. Amerika, July 1914
    Annie, Edith, Alice, Dorothea aboard S.S. Amerika, July 1914
    Annie, Edith, Alice, Dorothea aboard S.S. Amerika, July 1914
    Annie, Edith, Alice, Dorothea aboard S.S. Amerika, July 1914
    4girls1915.jpg
    4girls1915.jpg
    Miriam Bebarfald (first cousin), Dorothea, Alice, and Edith Michael
    New Year's 1915
    anniedorothea.jpg
    anniedorothea.jpg
    annieanddaughters.jpg
    annieanddaughters.jpg
    dorothea2.JPG
    dorothea2.JPG
    Aboard the SS Amerika July 1914
    Aboard the SS Amerika July 1914
    from Cherbourg, returned to U.S. via S.S. America, Boston; met by Uncle Dick (Hamerschlag)
    Morton Allan Directory of European Passenger Steamship Arrivals
    Year 1914
    page 178
    Boston Arrival: July 24
    Steamer: Amerika
    In June 1914, Amerika was transferred to Hapag's Hamburg-Boston service, and was in Boston when World War I began. She was…
    Buyer Family
    Buyer Family
    liner SS America enters Boston Harbor just after World War started.jpg
    liner SS America enters Boston Harbor just after World War started.jpg

    Documents
    Michael Dorothea Birth Certificate
    Michael Dorothea Birth Certificate
    Michael Dorothea death certificate
    Michael Dorothea death certificate
    Michael Dorothea passenger list 1935
    Michael Dorothea passenger list 1935
    Michael Annie Edith Alice Dorothea passenger list July 1914
    Michael Annie Edith Alice Dorothea passenger list July 1914
    Memoirs of Dorothea Michael, 1963
    Memoirs of Dorothea Michael, 1963
    Editor's Note: I have not changed Aunt Dot's words, but in the PDF version have added pictures, both from pictures belonging to the Buyer family and some modern pictures of places described in the story. I have also added endnotes that seek to provide information about people and places. This is a work-in-progress, and I would appreciate any…
    Letter from Metropolitan Opera to Aunt Dot.pdf
    Letter from Metropolitan Opera to Aunt Dot.pdf

    FOLIOS
    Annie and Dorothea Michael's Photo Album
    Annie and Dorothea Michael's Photo Album

    News
    michael dorothea women voters.jpg
    michael dorothea women voters.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Michael, Dorothea September 04, 1903 11m F Barbarossa Bremen, Germany A U.S. citizen

  • Sources 
    1. [S682] Social Security Death Index.

    2. [S154] City Directories of the United States, (microfilm series).

    3. [S537] New York Times.

    4. [S403] Manhattan and Bronx Residential Directory 1931.