Isadore Yettra

M, #1342
  • Last Edited: 30 Nov 2016

(?) Zhovtis

M, #170
  • Marriage*: He married an unknown person at Ukraine.
  • Birth*: (?) was born at Ukraine.
  • Biography*: The name ZHOVTIS may have been from the biblical name JOFES or JAPHETH (Gen 5:32). The name Zhovtis is in Bieders "Russ. Surnames" , no meaning, locations: Novograd, Litin, Vinnitsa.
  • Death*: He died at Ukraine.
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Family:

Aaron Zhovtis

M, #18, b. 1916, d. 1939
  • Last Edited: 26 Jul 2016

Citations

  1. [S387] Interview with Belle KLOTCHMAN Zwieback (Long Beach, California), by Ed Zwieback, Various, prior to 1997. Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Abraham Zhovtis1

M, #203, b. circa 1890, d. October 1922

  • Last Edited: 18 Mar 2017

Family: Anna Gutman b. 15 Jul 1890, d. 14 Nov 1967

Citations

  1. [S383] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; COHEN/RUBENSTEIN," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, California) to Ed Zwieback, 15 Jun 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; COHEN/RUBENSTEIN."
  2. [S382] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; ZOHVTIS/COHEN," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, CA, USA) to Ed Zwieback, 31 May 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; ZOHVTIS/COHEN."

Benjamin Zhovtis

M, #264, b. 1906
  • Birth*: Benjamin Zhovtis was born in 1906 at Ukraine.2,3
  • He was the son of Issac Zhovtis and Ida (?)1,2
  • Immigration: Benjamin Zhovtis immigrated in 1913 to USA.3
  • Name Variation: As of before 1920, Benjamin Zhovtis was also known as Benjamin Cohen.3
  • Marriage*: He married Jean (?).1
  • Death*: Benjamin Zhovtis died at USA.
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. [S231] Cara Joftis, "Family Chart; JOFTIS", 11 Nov 1996 (near Wash., DC, USA). Hand-written Chart. Hereinafter cited as "Family Chart; JOFTIS."
  2. [S386] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, CA) to Ed Zwieback, 29 Jul 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen."
  3. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Chane Zhovtis1

F, #172, b. 1879, d. after 1952
  • Last Edited: 10 Aug 2008

Family: Sender Lipschitz b. 1877

Citations

  1. [S234] Jerry Musnitsky, "Family History; Chane JOFTIS," e-mail message from @aol.com (Albuquerque, NM) to Ed Zwieback, 1 Oct 1998. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; Chane JOFTIS."
  2. [S156] Various, 10 Apr 1930 Fed Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, 1930 U.S. Federal Census, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S375] Chane LIPSCHITZ Family entry; S.S. Belgenland Ship Passenger List, 2 Sep 1923 (n.p.: NARA), unknown roll.
  4. [S371] Letter from Sonya Zhovtis (Samara, Russia) to Chane Zhovtis Lipschitz, ca 1947; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA). Very faded letter.

Efim Zhovtis

M, #343
  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2008

Citations

  1. [S198] Letter from Efim Zhovtis (Voronezh, Russia) to Ed Zwieback, 22 Mar 1998; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Fannie Zhovtis

F, #251, b. 1907, d. February 1985
  • Last Edited: 22 Jun 2014

Family: Philip Chalfin b. 23 May 1903, d. Sep 1986

Citations

  1. [S231] Cara Joftis, "Family Chart; JOFTIS", 11 Nov 1996 (near Wash., DC, USA). Hand-written Chart. Hereinafter cited as "Family Chart; JOFTIS."
  2. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Fishel Zhovtis1

M, #96, b. 1875
  • Last Edited: 11 Sep 2017

Family: Bessie (?) b. 1878

Citations

  1. [S231] Cara Joftis, "Family Chart; JOFTIS", 11 Nov 1996 (near Wash., DC, USA). Hand-written Chart. Hereinafter cited as "Family Chart; JOFTIS."
  2. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S383] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; COHEN/RUBENSTEIN," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, California) to Ed Zwieback, 15 Jun 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; COHEN/RUBENSTEIN."

Gertruda Usherovna Zhovtis1

F, #336

  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S224] Yuri ZHOVTIS Piatigorsky, "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN", 8 Jun 1998 (MoundsView, MN). 4-page descendents list. Hereinafter cited as "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN."

Hyam Zhovtis

M, #17, b. 1888, d. 1925
  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2008

Family: Sonya Yudkovna Klotchman b. 1888, d. 7 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S387] Interview with Belle KLOTCHMAN Zwieback (Long Beach, California), by Ed Zwieback, Various, prior to 1997. Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Igor Zhovtis

M, #338

  • Last Edited: 8 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S224] Yuri ZHOVTIS Piatigorsky, "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN", 8 Jun 1998 (MoundsView, MN). 4-page descendents list. Hereinafter cited as "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN."

Issac Zhovtis1,2

M, #262, b. 1875
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Family: Ida (?) b. 1882

Citations

  1. [S231] Cara Joftis, "Family Chart; JOFTIS", 11 Nov 1996 (near Wash., DC, USA). Hand-written Chart. Hereinafter cited as "Family Chart; JOFTIS."
  2. [S386] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, CA) to Ed Zwieback, 29 Jul 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen."
  3. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S383] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; COHEN/RUBENSTEIN," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, California) to Ed Zwieback, 15 Jun 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; COHEN/RUBENSTEIN."

Josef Zhovtis

M, #19, b. 1916, d. 9 September 1978

  • Last Edited: 10 Sep 2016

Family: Mina Mihailovna b. 8 Mar 1928, d. 26 Jul 1995

Citations

  1. [S387] Interview with Belle KLOTCHMAN Zwieback (Long Beach, California), by Ed Zwieback, Various, prior to 1997. Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  2. [S198] Letter from Efim Zhovtis (Voronezh, Russia) to Ed Zwieback, 22 Mar 1998; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Joseph Zhovtis1

M, #909, b. 1904
  • Birth*: Joseph Zhovtis was born in 1904 at Ukraine.1,2
  • He was the son of Issac Zhovtis and Ida (?)1
  • Immigration: Joseph Zhovtis immigrated in 1913 to USA.2
  • Name Variation: As of before 1920, Joseph Zhovtis was also known as Joseph Cohen.2
  • Death*: He died at USA.
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. [S386] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, CA) to Ed Zwieback, 29 Jul 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen."
  2. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Louis Zhovtis

M, #97, b. 8 September 1908, d. 1 April 1999
  • Last Edited: 9 Feb 2014

Family: Sarah Schaeffer b. 28 Aug 1911, d. 19 Feb 2003

Citations

  1. [S231] Cara Joftis, "Family Chart; JOFTIS", 11 Nov 1996 (near Wash., DC, USA). Hand-written Chart. Hereinafter cited as "Family Chart; JOFTIS."
  2. [S229] Various Names, Death Index; U.S. Social Security unknown number, Social Security Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, USA. Hereinafter cited as Death Index; U.S. Social Security.
  3. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Pearl Zhovtis1

F, #910, b. 1901
  • Birth*: Pearl Zhovtis was born in 1901 at Ukraine.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Issac Zhovtis and Ida (?)1
  • Immigration: Pearl Zhovtis immigrated in 1913 to USA.2
  • Name-Comm: Her common name was Pearl Cohen.2
  • Death*: She died at USA.
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. [S386] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, CA) to Ed Zwieback, 29 Jul 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen."
  2. [S160] Various, 1920 Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Rebecca Zhovtis1

F, #908
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. [S386] Ron Rubenstein, "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen," e-mail message from @rubelaw.com (Richmond, CA) to Ed Zwieback, 29 Jul 2008. Hereinafter cited as "Family History; Issac/Ida ZHOVTIS/Cohen."

Regena Zhovtis

F, #390
  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2008

Citations

  1. [S198] Letter from Efim Zhovtis (Voronezh, Russia) to Ed Zwieback, 22 Mar 1998; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Sophie Zhovtis1

F, #270
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. [S231] Cara Joftis, "Family Chart; JOFTIS", 11 Nov 1996 (near Wash., DC, USA). Hand-written Chart. Hereinafter cited as "Family Chart; JOFTIS."

Svetlana Zhovtis

F, #344
  • Last Edited: 29 Dec 2014

Citations

  1. [S198] Letter from Efim Zhovtis (Voronezh, Russia) to Ed Zwieback, 22 Mar 1998; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Usher Hyamovich Zhovtis1,2

M, #20, b. 1912, d. 3 October 1951

  • Last Edited: 10 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S198] Letter from Efim Zhovtis (Voronezh, Russia) to Ed Zwieback, 22 Mar 1998; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  2. [S224] Yuri ZHOVTIS Piatigorsky, "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN", 8 Jun 1998 (MoundsView, MN). 4-page descendents list. Hereinafter cited as "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN."
  3. [S387] Interview with Belle KLOTCHMAN Zwieback (Long Beach, California), by Ed Zwieback, Various, prior to 1997. Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  4. [S369] Letter from Sonya Zhovtis (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine) to Harry Piskin, 26 Mar 1948; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  5. [S370] Letter from Sonya Zhovtis (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine) to Harry Piskin, 4 Mar 1948; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).

Yelena Zhovtis

F, #339

  • Last Edited: 10 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S224] Yuri ZHOVTIS Piatigorsky, "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN", 8 Jun 1998 (MoundsView, MN). 4-page descendents list. Hereinafter cited as "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN."

Yuri Usherovich Zhovtis1

M, #100

  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S224] Yuri ZHOVTIS Piatigorsky, "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN", 8 Jun 1998 (MoundsView, MN). 4-page descendents list. Hereinafter cited as "Family History: Sonya KLOTCHMAN."

(?) Zwieback

M, #831
  • Biography: The name Zwieback means Rusk, literally double-baked bread. Nabisco Company says Zwieback Teething Toast was invented in early 1800's by a German baker who made an automatic cookie cutter from his wife's sewing machine. Nabisco bought the Anger Bakery in NYC in 1898. Anger Bros. made Zwieback from the 1880's. Listed as a Jewish family name by Guggenheimer (1992).
  • Death*: (?) Zwieback died at Hungary.
  • Last Edited: 25 Sep 2012

Family:

Citations

  1. [S318] Herman CVIBACH, 1848 1848 Census; Hungary, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, Family History Library of the Church of Latter Day Saints FHL 719823.

Anton Zwieback1

M, #5, b. 1853, d. 30 April 1894
  • Last Edited: 25 Apr 2017

Family: Francziska Pollak b. 1853, d. 27 Aug 1901

Citations

  1. [S44] ZWIEBACK & POLLAK marriage, 1877, Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary. VERZECHNISS der Getrauten in der israel Cultus-Gemeinde.
  2. [S38] ZWIEBACK Antal entry, Registers of Jewish BMD for Zalaegerszeg, Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary. Hereinafter cited as Registers of Jewish BMD.
  3. [S1] Birth Record entry, Birth Journal (28 Jul 1891), Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary.
  4. [S2] Lajos Zwieback entry, Birth Extract (Kivonat) 103/902 (1902), Edgar Louis Zwieback, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA.
  5. [S45] Gizella ZWIEBACK, Birth Records of Zala County EZ-45 (1884), Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary.
  6. [S38] Registers of Jewish BMD, Page 176 from Deaths Record Book, obtained from Family Tree-Budapest.
  7. [S32] Letter from Family Tree-Budapest (Budapest, Hungary) to Ed Zwieback, Sep 25 1998; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  8. [S388] Interview with Louis ZWIEBACK (Long Beach, California), by Ed Zwieback, various, prior to 1981. Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  9. [S40] Vilmos ZWIEBACK, Jewish BMD for Nagykanizsa, (1878), Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary.
  10. [S23] Henrik ZWIEBACK, Birth Records of Zala County (1879), Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary.

David Edgar Zwieback

M, #7

  • Last Edited: 8 Sep 2016

Edgar Louis Zwieback

M, #1

  • Last Edited: 8 Sep 2016

Family 2: Mona Gold

Citations

  1. [S159] Edgar Zwieback entry, Std Cert. of Birth 15835, County Recorder Los Angeles, Norwalk, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Gizella Zwieback

F, #445, b. 22 October 1884, d. before 1892
  • Last Edited: 25 Apr 2017

Citations

  1. [S45] Gizella ZWIEBACK, Birth Records of Zala County EZ-45 (1884), Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary.

Henrik Zwieback

M, #11, b. 13 September 1879, d. 5 February 1942

  • Last Edited: 26 Nov 2017

Family: Josefine Öttl b. 19 Apr 1880, d. 26 Jul 1931

  • Marriage*: He married Josefine Öttl on 22 September 1919. No children..4

Citations

  1. [S23] Henrik ZWIEBACK, Birth Records of Zala County (1879), Hungarian National Archives, Budapest,, Budapest, Hungary.
  2. [S64] Letter from Marauschek (Magistratsdirektion Graz) to Ed Zwieback, 17 Dec 1998; Magistratsdirektion Graz (Rathaus, Graz, Styria, Austria).
  3. [S22] Vienna Household Registration, Meldzettel, 3 Nov 1906, FHL film 1789428, Family History Library of the Church of Latter Day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
  4. [S57] Josefine Öttl ZWIEBACK entry, Death Record; Josefine Öttl Zwieback, IX, Bergg.Nr.18-V-35, Magistratsabteilung 8, Rathaus str. 17, Wien,01, Wien, Austria. Hereinafter cited as Death Record; Josefine Zwieback.
  5. [S15] FHL Film 476913, Residence;Graz CD; Heinrich Zwieback (n.p.: n.pub., 1921). Hereinafter cited as Graz City Directory 1921; Allegmeiner Anhalt.
  6. [S63] Letter from Bundespolizeidirektion Graz Muhlbacher (Bundespolizeidirektion Graz 11, Austria) to Ed Zwieback, 4 Feb 1999; Graz Bundespolizedirektion (A-8011, Graz, Styria, Austria), Meldeauskunft (Residence Information).
  7. [S62] Letter from MA 61, Vienna Fr. Pach VK (MA61, Rathaus, Vienna, 82) to Ed Zwieback, 18 Mar 1999; Edgar Louis Zwieback (Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  8. [S48] Gertrude Schneider, Exile and Destruction: The Fate of Austrian Jews, 1938-1945 (Westport, CT: Praeger, 1995), " the fate of Austrian Jews, 1938-45", published by Praeger, USA, 1995. Hereinafter cited as Exile and Destruction.
  9. [S58] "Deportation List; Heinrich Zwieback", 24 Jun 1999, Mag. Regine Muskens and DÖW (PF 771, Vienna 10, Austria), to E. Zwieback (Long Beach, California, USA), ; MA8, Rathaus, Vienna; Des Osterreichischen Widerstandes, Wien,, Wien, Austria. Hereinafter cited as "Deportation List; Heinrich Zwieback."
  10. [S60] Letter from AR Herbert Koch and MA8 (MA8, Rathaus, Vienna 82, Austria) to Ed Zwieback, 3 May 1999; Magistratsabteilung 8 (Rathaus str. 17, Wien,01, Wien, Austria).
  11. [S61] Letter from American Red Cross B. White (Red Cross, Long Beach CA) to Ed Zwieback, 27 Apr 1999; International Tracing Service, Red Cross (Bad Arolsen, Hesse, Germany), from the Austrian Red Cross.
  12. [S308] Wolfgang Scheffler ... ., editor, Book of Rememberance; The German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian Jews deported to the Baltic States (München , Germany: K.G. Saur Verlag, 2003). Hereinafter cited as German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian Jews deported to the Baltic States.
  13. [S381] Heinrich ZWIEBACK, Forced Financial Statement and Release at Deportation, 9 Jan 1942, Financial Directorate, Austrian State Archives, Wien,, Wien, Austria.
  14. [S48] Gertrude Schneider, Exile and Destruction.
  15. [S509] Heinrik ZWIEBACK Bikernieki Memorial, unknown repository, Riga, Latvia; unknown reader, 1942.
  16. [S331] Andreas Kuba & Josef Neumayr, "A Letter to the Stars", A Letter to the Stars (Mar 2006). Hereinafter cited as "A Letter to the Stars."