Israel Proschansky

M, b. 31 October 1877, d. 25 October 1950
Father*Iovno Aron Leibov Proschansky b. 1826
Mother*Chana Rubinowitz b. 1833
     Israel Proschansky was born on 31 October 1877 at Mir, Russia. He was the son of Iovno Aron Leibov Proschansky and Chana Rubinowitz. Israel Proschansky married Rose Gellman Proschansky, daughter of Samuel Gellman and Klara Landau, on 4 May 1912 at Manhattan, New York; as Izrael PROSCHANSKY and Rose HELLMAN; his father Aaron PROSCHANSKY and mother Chana RUBINOWITZ; her father Samuel HELLMAN and Klara LANDA; his address 378 E. 8th Street; her address 202 E. 7th Street; officiated by Rabbi Jacob ESKOLSKY at 210 Madison Street; witnesses David GRODENSKY and Harris PROSCHAN; NY marriage certificate 10621. Israel Proschansky died on 25 October 1950 at age 72. He was buried on 25 October 1950 at Cedar Park Cemetery, Westwood, New Jersey; Blocl 10, Section C, Line 11, Grave 29.
     He immigrated in 1900; according to 1920 Census. He immigrated in 1904; according to 1910 Census. He was as Israel ROSCHANSKI, departed aboard Oceanic en route to St John, New Brunswick on 23 March 1904 at Liverpool, England. He immigrated on 12 April 1904 to St. John, New Brunswick, Canada; departed Liverpool 29 Mar 1904 aboard Lake Erie; arrived St John 12 Apr 1904; indexed as PISCHAINSKI and POSCHANISKI; en route to brother G. PROSCHANSKI at 2253 Williams Street, Philadelphia. He appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at 150 Madison Street, New York, New York; as Isreal ROSCHONSKY, age 25, clothing operator, living as boarder in home of Pasach KESSLER and Minnie KESSLER. He was filed Declaration of Intention as Izrael PROSCHANSKY; gave entry (erroneously) as 17 February 1904; attestation in 1911 to correct date of entry to 14 April 1904 on 26 August 1905 at 150 Madison Street, New York, New York. He immigrated in 1908; according to 1930 Census. He was joined the Workmen's Circle branch 260 on 15 September 1909 at New York, New York. He appeared on the census of 1910 at 376/8 E. 8th Street, New York, New York; name given as Israel PROSCHAN, unmarried brother of Harry PROSCHAN (indexed as PRASCHAN.) He was naturalized on 6 December 1911 at 378 E. 8th Street, New York, New York; as Izrael PROSCHANSKY, born 31 Oct 1877 in Minsk; occupation tailor; immigrated to U.S. on the vessel Lake Erie to St. John, Canada, then by railroad to Philadelphia. Witnessed by Sam PROSHANSKY, cutter, 680 Water Street, and David GRODINSKY, tailor, 378 E. 8th Street; certificate of naturalization 240644. He was naturalized in 1914 at Manhattan, New York; per 1920 Census. He was Registered for Selective Service, with address at 376-8 E. 8th Street, New York. DOB from this document. on 12 September 1918. He appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 at Manhattan, New York; name given as Israel PROCHANSKY; occupation operator, boys clothing. He lived in 1922 at 376 E. 8th, New York, New York; in New York city directory, as Israel PROSCHANSKY, p. 1435. He lived in 1925 at 376 E. 8th, New York, New York; in New York city directory, as Israel PROSCHANSKY, p. 1838. He appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at 376 E. 8th Street, Manhattan, New York; indexed as PROSCHARD. He lived in 1931 at 376 E. 8th, New York, New York; in New York city directory, as Isidore PROSHAMSKY, p. 789. He lived in 1933 at 376 E. 8th Street, Apt 7, New York, New York; Israel (Rose) PROSCHANSKY, machinist; in NYC directory p 614. He was applied for Social Security account number as Israel PROSCHANSKY, son of Jonah A. PROSCHANSKY and Anna RABINOWITZ in 1936. He appeared on the census of 8 April 1940 at 376 E. 8th Street, New York, New York; as Israel PROSCHANSKY, age 62, occupation operator, suits; NYC ED 31-489 sheet 6B. He was registered for Selective Service; wife Rose PROSCHANSKY; unemployed. in 1941 at 376 E. 8th Street, New York, New York.

Family: Rose Gellman Proschansky b. c 1885, d. c 1960

He married Rose Gellman Proschansky, daughter of Samuel Gellman and Klara Landau, on 4 May 1912 at Manhattan, New York; as Izrael PROSCHANSKY and Rose HELLMAN; his father Aaron PROSCHANSKY and mother Chana RUBINOWITZ; her father Samuel HELLMAN and Klara LANDA; his address 378 E. 8th Street; her address 202 E. 7th Street; officiated by Rabbi Jacob ESKOLSKY at 210 Madison Street; witnesses David GRODENSKY and Harris PROSCHAN; NY marriage certificate 10621.
Israel Proschansky, after arrival in New York City, circa 1910-1915