George Harkavy

M, b. 18 March 1894, d. September 1974
Father*Julius Harkavy b. 1870, d. 22 Jun 1931
Mother*Anna Steinbach b. 1868, d. 25 Jan 1947
     George Harkavy was born on 18 March 1894 at Pidhaytsi, Galicia, Tarnopol. He was the son of Julius Harkavy and Anna Steinbach. George Harkavy married Pearl Steckler, daughter of Abraham Steckler and Rosie Babe Schorr, on 15 June 1924 at 75 E. 116th Street, New York, New York; George HARKAVY, 30, cutter, born Galicia, 171 E. Broadway; father Julius; mother Anna STEINBACH; and Pearl STECKLER, age 21, born Galicia, 15 E. 116th Street; father Abraham; mother Bessie SCHORR; officient unclear; witnesses Israel KRAMER and Isaac SCHILLER; NY marriage certificate 18721. George Harkavy died in September 1974 at Bronx, New York, at age 80.
     He emigrated on 23 August 1906 from Hamburg, Germany; as Goetzel HARKAWA; last residence Podhajce [Pidhaytsi]; aboard Blucher to New York. He immigrated on 2 September 1906 to Ellis Island, New York; as Goetzel HARKAWA, age 10; aboard Blucher from Hamburg; from Podhajce [Pidhaytsi]; en route to father Juda HARKAWA, Springstrasse, Waterbury, Connecticut. He appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at 153 East Main, Waterbury, Connecticut; as Jacob ARCOVA, age 17. He was registered for Selective Service as George HARKAVY, born 18 Mar 1894, Galicia; cutter, dresses and waists on 5 June 1917 at 171 East Broadway, New York, New York. He appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at 171 East Broadway, New York, New York; as George HARKAWAY, age 26; cutter, ladies waists. He was filed Declaration of Intention; commission bakery; born 18 Mar 1894 in Podhajce; wife and two children on 4 March 1936 at 52 W. 103rd Street, New York, New York. He was filed Petition for Naturalization; candy store proprietor; witnesses Alexandra DEWERTH, secretary, 880 E. 178th Street, Bronx and Alexander S. RACE, chemist, 4570 Spuyten Duyvill Parkway, Bronx on 12 January 1939 at 864 Cauldwell Avenue, Bronx, New York. He was naturalized on 15 May 1939; swore Oath of Allegiance; certificate 4401889. He was registered for Selective Service; wife Pearl; candy store owner at 864 Cauldwell Avenue, Bronx in 1942 at 547 Fox Street, Bronx, New York.

Family: Pearl Steckler b. 18 Jul 1902, d. 29 Oct 1992

He married Pearl Steckler, daughter of Abraham Steckler and Rosie Babe Schorr, on 15 June 1924 at 75 E. 116th Street, New York, New York; George HARKAVY, 30, cutter, born Galicia, 171 E. Broadway; father Julius; mother Anna STEINBACH; and Pearl STECKLER, age 21, born Galicia, 15 E. 116th Street; father Abraham; mother Bessie SCHORR; officient unclear; witnesses Israel KRAMER and Isaac SCHILLER; NY marriage certificate 18721.