Solomon Gelman

M, b. 4 October 1868, d. 7 March 1924
Father*Frank Gelman
     Solomon Gelman was born circa 1863; per 1910 census. He was born on 4 October 1868 at Minsk, Russia; per 1912 Petition for Naturalization. He was the son of Frank Gelman. Solomon Gelman married Zelda Metzger Gelman, daughter of unknown Metzger, circa 1893. Solomon Gelman died on 7 March 1924 at 143 Madison Street, New York, New York, at age 55; as Solomon GELMAN, age 59; presser; father Frank GELMAN, mother Zelda LEVINE; interred 9 Mar 1924 at Mount Hebron Cemetery; NY death certificate 6701.
     He immigrated on 3 May 1904 to Ellis Island, New York; as Zalmen GILMOWSKI, age 36; aboard Potsdam from Rotterdam; merchant; last residence Mir; en route to uncle J. TOBIAS, 11 Monroe Street, NY; with wife Zelde. As of 3 May 1904, Solomon Gelman was also known as Zalmen Gilmowski. He was filed Declaration of Intention on 17 May 1906 at 104 Monroe Street, New York, New York. As of 22 April 1910, Solomon Gelman was also known as Solomon Gillman. He appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at 143 Madison Street, New York, New York; as Solomon GILLMAN, age 46; presser in clothing shop. He was filed Petition for Naturalization as Solomon GELMAN, presser; wife Zelda (Metzger) GELMAN and four children (Barney, Benjamin, Elias, Rebecca). Witnesses Edward GOODMAN, salesmane, 49 Avenue D; Sam KANTER, operator, 620 East 6th Street. on 30 April 1912 at 143 Madison Street, New York, New York. He was naturalized on 12 August 1912; swore Oath of Allegiance. He appeared on the census of 7 January 1920 at 143 Madison Street, New York, New York; as Solomon GELMAN, age 50; occupation presser.

Family: Zelda Metzger Gelman b. c 1865, d. 15 Dec 1925

He married Zelda Metzger Gelman, daughter of unknown Metzger, circa 1893.