Helen Hershowitz

F, b. 9 November 1897, d. 25 September 1976
Father*Gerson Shlomo Hershowitz b. c 1860, d. 16 Jul 1935
Mother*Ethel Proshansky Hershowitz b. c 1864
     Helen Hershowitz was born on 9 November 1897; per SSDI. She was the daughter of Gerson Shlomo Hershowitz and Ethel Proshansky Hershowitz. Helen Hershowitz was born circa 1898 at Russia; per 1920 Census. She died on 25 September 1976 at age 78.
     She immigrated in 1902; per 1930 Census. She immigrated in 1910; per 1920 Census. She was as Chinke GERSCHOWITZ, 16 years; aboard Cincinnati to NY on 16 October 1912 at Hamburg, Germany. She immigrated on 28 October 1912 to Ellis Island, New York; as Chinke GERSCHOWITZ, age 16; dressmaker, from Mir; closest kin Pesia SAGALOWICZ, Feinpol; en route to father Gerschon GERSCHOWITZ, 62 Henry Street, NY; traveling with brothers Feiwel and Leibik. She appeared on the census of 1 June 1915 at 62 Henry Street, New York, New York; as Ellen HERSHOWITZ, age 17, school. She appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at 54 E. 106 Street, Manhattan, New York; indexed as HERSKOWITZ. She appeared on the census of 1 June 1925 at 54 E. 106 Street, Manhattan, New York; as Helen HERSKOWITZ, bookeeper. She appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at 52 E. 106 Street, Manhattan, New York. She appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at 795 Garden Street, Bronx, New York. She was filed Declaration of Intention; bookkeeper, age 43 on 27 December 1940 at 861 Elsemere Place, Bronx, New York. She was filed Petition for Naturalization as Helen HERSHOWITZ, formerly Chinke GERSCHOWITZ; born 10 Nov 1897 in Minsk; bookkeeper; witnesses Isaac P. HERSHOWITZ, 2905 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn; Deborah FALK, stenographer, 250 W. 104th on 19 November 1943 at 861 Elsemere Place, Bronx, New York. She was naturalized on 7 February 1944 at 861 Elsemere Place, Bronx, New York; U.S. District Court; petition 470110; certificate 5901273.