sailing from Liverpool, England on November
Arrived in Phildelphia November 21 - a
twelve day crossing.
listed as Mindel, 44 years old, able to read
and write and for "Race or People" she was
Hebrew. Below her name will be found Mische
(14 years), Sore (10), Leif (8) and Ruche
(11 months). To see page 30 of the manifest,
Sam is not
found on the manifest. But the facing page
"Husband S. Klausner 2528 East 30th Street.
Cleveland Oh" then follows a hard-to-read
note "Husband five months .... 2 weeks ago"
So Sam had gone on ahead!
To see page 31 of the manifest,
Minnie is on line 7.
were they from?
Very hard to
read what the ship's manifest said was the
city Minnie was from.
much searching, this page on
www.JewishGen.org told us!
Alternate names: Borshchagovka [Rus],
Borshivka [Yid], Borszczahˇwka [Pol],
Borshchahivka [Ukr], Borscahivka,
This town was 9 miles northwest of Tetiev (Tetiyev)
Jewish population in 1900 = 1,833
more on this town
map (Tetiev -
spelled Tetiiv) will be seen 9 miles to the
above and below 1920 census
Clicking on these images will display much
Enlarged census forms,
reassembled to list the children
below the parents.
Sam and Minnie are listed at
2712 (street not yet known), as
arriving in 1910, and ages 52
and 50. The center of the form
(shown above only) shows their
native language as Yiddish and
their country of origin as
Russia. Sam and his two older
sons Ben and Jake are listed as
peddlers and self-employed.
1915 Nathan Klausner,
marriage to Mary Weisberg
1920 Ben Klausner
marriage to Dora Stevens Rabbi Gittleson
1927 Sarah Klausner,
marriage to Sam Lewis
1928 Harry Klausner,
marriage to Pearl Goldstein
1930 Rose Klausner,
marriage to Morris Kreisman
1930 census form: Sam and Minnie