Herman Alexander Sacks (born 1885)

Herman Alexander Sacks and Leanore

https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/108444939/person/110070170538/media/55653218-4e11-49b6-a856-e082cd81dddc 2019-12-ancestry-herman-a-sacks-leanore-55653218-4e11-49b6-a856-e082cd81dddc.jpg

1885 - Born in "Russia"

1901 - Migrate to the USA

Age 16 ?

1910 - US Census for "Sacks" family

  • "Sacks" not "Sachs"
  • Younger brother Alexander Sachs (born 1892) still has name "Samuel" (not yet changed to "Alexander")
  • 38 (or 40?) west 117th street - Right next to 1915 address
  • Herman Sack immigrated to the USA in 1901, 3 years before his siblings
  • Sadly, mother Sarah must have passed (father "Sundel" is widowed)
  • Father here is "Sundel", not "Samuel" ... ???
  • Sister "Elinor" is here as "Lena"

Full Census Form : [aa21][ GDrive ] / TRANSCRIPT : [aa19][ GDrive ]

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40 W 117th Street NYC - Today

Whatever was there in 1920, is not there anymore (as of 2019)

1912 (Jan) - Herman Sachs/Sacks marriage to Fannie Steinberg

https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=FS%2FMAR%2F37145550%2F1 / 1912-06-26-findmypast-com-transcript-manhattan-marriage-steinberg-sacks.pdf

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1915 NYC Census

Full image : [aa22][ GDrive ]

Already have a servant !

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1917 - Herman Sacks WW1 Registration

Address : 80 St. Nicholas Ave, New York City - see map below

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80 St. Nicholas Ave, New York City

1918 - Sachs Steinberg Hoisery plant

Question - Is this a Steinberg in his wife's family ?

https://www.newspapers.com/image/45557936/?terms=%22Herman%2B%2BSacks%22

1919 - Fannie Sacks dies ?

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/66567/memorial-search?firstName=&lastName=sacks&page=1#sr-128320551 / 2019-12-findagrave-com-128320551-fannie-sacks-1919.pdf /

Cemetery : Union Field Cemetery in Queens County, New York

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1920 (April) - Memorial for Fannie (Steinberg) Sacks

Full page : https://www.newspapers.com/image/20477314/?terms=fannie%2Bsacks%2Bsteinberg / 1920-04-25-nytimes-pg-22.jpg /

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1920 (Sep) - Sylvia Sacks has Reading Trust Co. appointed as guardian

https://www.newspapers.com/image/47347250/?terms=%22herman%2Bsacks%22 / 1920-09-01-the-reading-times-pg-5.jpg

Sylvia Sacks was born 1914 (est)

"The Reading Trust Co. was appointed guardian of Sylvia Sacks, of New York City, minor child of the late Herman A. Sacks of New York"

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1922 (Sep 12) - stck -

https://www.newspapers.com/image/47382477/?terms=%22Standard%2BAmerican%2BHosiery%2BMills%22

1922 (Aug 29) - Herman and Joseph Sacks, defendnts

https://www.newspapers.com/image/47379932/?terms=%22herman%2Bsacks%22

1924 (Dec) - Engagement to Esther Lewis

Full page : https://www.newspapers.com/image/556440558/?terms=%22Herman%2BSacks%22 / 1924-12-09-the-brooklyn-times-pg-12.jpg

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1925 (March 17)- wedding

https://www.newspapers.com/image/543740123/?terms=%22Herman%2BSacks%22 / 1925-03-17-the-brooklyn-times-pg-2.jpg

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Marriage Transcript

Transcript : [aa28][ GDrive ]

Marries Esther M Lewis - Born in 1902 (age 22-ish), parents Joseph Lewis and Gussie (Jacobson) Lewis ....

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1925 (Summr) - New York State Census

Address - 905 West End Avenue, Manhattan, New York City

Full Sheet : [aa26][ GDrive ]

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1918 - 1925 - Business (ETC)

https://books.google.com/books?id=MIEzAQAAMAAJ&pg=PA340&lpg=PA340&dq=%22herman+A+sacks%22&source=bl&ots=ieXCqLT2H8&sig=ACfU3U1ySkTcbfDBOgIpJayb_91wUv-j_A&hl=en&ppis=_c&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiqoMq8kbzmAhWJHc0KHXjKC5gQ6AEwAnoECAkQAQ#v=onepage&q=%22herman%20A%20sacks%22&f=false

Herman A. Sacks and Bro.

1922

https://books.google.com/books?id=m_c9AQAAMAAJ&pg=PA1577&lpg=PA1577&dq=%22herman+A+sacks%22&source=bl&ots=9-hNezT7R9&sig=ACfU3U0otwZrPzzlswSliIq_HrbMr9eQow&hl=en&ppis=_c&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiqoMq8kbzmAhWJHc0KHXjKC5gQ6AEwCXoECAoQAQ#v=onepage&q=%22herman%20A%20sacks%22&f=false

America Hosiery Mills


1925 (Sep 27) - Daisey Whitehead Knitting Company

https://www.newspapers.com/image/409388554/?terms=%22Standard%2BAmerican%2BHosiery%2BMills%22

1926 - Feb 25

https://www.newspapers.com/image/542835047/?terms=%22Herman%2BSacks%22

1926 (April)

https://www.newspapers.com/image/556276436/?terms=%22Herman%2BSacks%22 / 1926-04-08-the-brooklyn-times-pg-1.jpg

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1930 census

Full Census Forms : https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/6224/4638842_00758/42433336?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/108444939/person/110070170538/facts/citation/520438860840/edit/record / 1930-usa-census-new-york-4638842-00758-sacks.jpg /

Relatives - Esther L Sacks (age 28?), Sylvia F Sacks (15? cant read..) , Marvin R Sacks (1) , Leanore Sacks (1) , Ruth Weher (???)

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Herman A Sacks - Died in 1933 (is this info correct ?)

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/89149737/herman-a-sacks / 2019-12-findagrave-com-89149737-herman-a-sacks-july-1933.pdf /

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