Benjamin Lefton

M, b. 25 January 1886, d. May 1983
Father*Falko Lewton b. 1859
Mother*Dina Trznagiel
     Benjamin Lefton was born on 25 January 1886 at Andrzejewo, Poland; per 1942 Selective Service registration. He was the son of Falko Lewton and Dina Trznagiel. Benjamin Lefton was born in 1894 at Andrzejewo, Lomza. He married Necha Lefton before 1919 at Andrzejewo, Lomza, Poland. Benjamin Lefton died in May 1983 at Brooklyn, New York, at age 97; per SSDI.
     He immigrated on 13 July 1921 to New York, New York; as Benjamin LEFTON, age 35; closest kin wife Nycha LEWTON, Mazowiekie; en route to brother Hyman LEFTON, 510 East 136th Street, Bronx; birthplace Andrzejewo. He was as Benny LEFTON, filed Petition for Naturalization; wife and two children living in Poland; witnesses Hyman LEFTON and Sam GOLDMAN on 13 July 1926 at 239-41 S. 2nd Street, Brooklyn, New York. He was naturalized on 16 November 1926; swore Oath of Allegiance. He appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at 328 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn, New York; as Benny LEFTON, age 42; no occupation. He appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at 204 Nass Walk, Brooklyn, New York; as Bennie LEFTON, operator, cloaks and suits. He was registered for Selective Service; as Benny LEFTON; born 25 Jan 1886, Andrzejewo; wife Sophie; contact Hyman LEFTON at 1315 W. 7th, Brooklyn in 1942 at Brooklyn, New York.

Family: Necha Lefton b. 12 Apr 1896