02 April 2012

Mittenthal Obituary With No First Name

From The Detroit Free Press, January 19, 1918:

MITTENTHAL--January 17, beloved husband of Lena and beloved father of  Mrs. A. Carlstein, Mrs. S. D. Choneroff, Mrs. D. B. Satovsky, Miss Jennie Mittenthal, Mr. Milton Mittenthal, also brother of Moe Mittenthal, Ike Mittenthal, Sarah Himelhoch, of Toledo, Ohio; Mrs. Davis, Mrs. Jacobs, Herman Mittenthal, of Detroit.  Funeral Sunday 2 p. m.  Omit flowers.

His death record stated that he was SAM Mittenthal, a junk dealer who was born in Russia.

United States Census, 1910
name: Samual Mittenthal
birthplace: Germany
relationship to head of household: Self
residence: Detroit Ward 1, Wayne, Michigan
marital status: Married
race : White
gender: Male
immigration year: 1870
father's birthplace: Germany
mother's birthplace: Germany
Samual Mittenthal M 52y
spouse Lena Mittenthal F 48y
child Hattie Mittenthal F 27y
child Belle Mittenthal F 21y
child Stella Mittenthal F 19y
child Jennie Mittenthal F 16y
child Milton Mittenthal M 9y

The 1900 census stated that Sam was born April 1858 in Germany and that he was an iron dealer.

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