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Karen's Keys to Genealogy:
Lerer Family
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Ruth's Direct Line:
Ruth M. Klein —> Gussie F. Lerer —> Simon K. Lerer —> David "Schaje Wolf" Lehrer —> Salomo Lehrer


LERERGussieFannie

Gussie Fannie Lerer

Born: 24 Apr 1898 in Oakland, Alameda Co., CA
Died: 9 Dec 1981 in San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA

Burial: Salem Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo Co., CA
 

Father: Simon K. Lerer
Mother:
Tillie Stecher

Marriage: 1926 to Joseph Samuel Klein (1897-1980). Two children.


Children by Joseph Samuel Klein:

1.

Audrey Jean Klein (1927-1994) m. Monroe C. Rothschild

2.

Ruth Marilyn Klein (1931-2006) m. Leonard Schlussel

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LERERSimon1

Simon K. Lerer

Born: 14 Sep 1865 in Lwow, Galicia
Died: 2 Jan 1940 in San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA

Burial: Salem Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo Co., CA
 

Father: David "Schaje Wolf" Lehrer
Mother: Lea "Feige Gittel" Steir or Szpier

Marriage: 23 Oct 1892 in San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA to Tillie Stecher (1869-1939). Six children.

Click here to view his death certificate.


Children by Tillie Stecher:

1.

Charles W. Lerer (1894-1975)

2.

Mollie Lerer (1896-1957) m1. Mr. Cohen; m2. Charles Abramson

3.

Gussie Fannie Lerer (1898-1981) m. Joseph Samuel Klein

4.

David S. Lerer (1900-1965) m. Betty Phillips (divorced)

5.

Harry Abraham Lerer (1904-1957)

6.

unknown child. No further information.

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David "Schaje Wolf" Lehrer

Born: 1819 in Poland
Died: 1879 at Tyrawa, Lwow, Galicia
 

Father: Salomo Lehrer
Mother: Scheindel _____

Marriage: date unknown, to Lea "Feige Gittel" Steir or Szpier (?-c.1874). Nine known children.

He was a Hebrew teacher in Krakow. When asked his name by authorities, he thought they said profession and he said "lehrer" — German for teacher.

Later in the United States they dropped the "h" from the name.


Children by Lea "Feige Gittel" Steir or Szpier:

1.

Markus Hersch Lehrer (c.1850-1888)

2.

Chaia Lehrer (1859-?)

3.

Fiszel Lehrer (1861-?)

4.

Meyer Joseph Lerer (1865-1951) m. Nettie Hannah Schwartz
Click here to view Meyer's death certificate.

5.

Simon K. Lerer (1865-1940) m. Tillie Stecher

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6.

Ruchel "Rose" Lerer (c.1867-1923) m1. Moses Fischler; m2. Solomon Chervin
Click here to view articles about her bigamous first husband.

7.

Joseph Isaac Lerer (1871-1933) m. Bella Verit
Click here to view Joseph's death certificate.

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8.

son Lehrer (dates unknown) m. unknown

9.

Sheindel Lehrer (dates unknown) m. Markus Weissberg


Salomo Lehrer

Born: about 1792
Died: 1850 at Sokal, Lwow, Galicia
 

Father: unknown
Mother: unknown

Marriage: date unknown, to Scheindel _____ (?-aft.1819). Two known children.


Children by Scheindel _____:

1.

David "Schaje Wolf" Lehrer (1819-1879) m. Lea "Feige Gittel" Steir or Szpier

2.

Moses Lehrer (no dates) m. Roza Rechter


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